First Aid + CPR/AED Combo

The Combo First Aid & Adult CPR/AED course incorporates the latest science and teaches participants to recognize and care for a variety of first aid emergencies such as burns, cuts, scrapes, sudden illnesses (diabetic emergencies & seizures), head/neck/back injuries, heat and cold emergencies and how to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies for victims about 12 years and older. When and how to properly administer CPR (for patients age 1 and older) and the use of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) is also included in this course.


Participants will learn to:

   • Protect against disease transmission.
   • Follow the emergency action steps: Check - Call - Care.
   • Call for, and work with emergency medical services (911).
   • Care for conscious and unconscious choking victims.
   • Care for common life-threatening emergencies (cuts, burns, illnesses, etc.).
   • Care for a conscious choking child or adult.
   • Care for both heart attack and cardiac arrest emergencies.
   • Perform CPR, as well as care for breathing, and cardiac emergencies in both adults and children.
   • Use an automated external defibrillator (AED) on a victim of a sudden cardiac arrest.
   • Gain the confidence you need to act quickly and effectively in a medical emergency.

 

Students will also learn to care for life-threatening injuries & illnesses such as:

   • Asthma + Choking
   • Bites + Stings
   • Bleeding + Burns
   • Diabetic Emergencies
   • Head + Spinal Injuries
   • Heat + Cold Emergencies
   • Heart Attack + Cardiac Arrest
   • Orthopedic Injuries
   • Poisoning Emergencies
   • Seizures + Sudden Illnesses
   • Stroke
   • Shock

Upon successful completion, this course results in a Center for Wilderness Safety certification (not Am. Red Cross).

 

Course Length:
7 hours of instruction
Course Tuition:
$99 per person
Certification:

Adult + Pediatric CPR/AED/First Aid  (valid 2 years)
A (digital) Center for Wilderness Safety certificate is earned upon successful completion of course.

Prerequisites:
Participants MUST be at least 11 years of age.

Host a Class @ Your Location

Interested in hosting a First Aid CPR/AED Combo class at your location? We require a minimum of 8 students in order to sponsor a course (depending upon location); max, 20 students per class. This course is currently ONLY available in the greater Northern VA/MD/Washington DC area.

Please fill out the following form as completely as possible. The more information that we have regarding your organization's needs the better we can serve you. Once you have filled out and submitted this form, someone from our admissions office will contact you with more information. You may also call us at Toll Free (855) 505-1700 to speak with a program coordinator who will help answer your questions regarding course sponsorship and hosting.

 

 

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