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.


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:
  • Burns   • Spinal Injuries   • Seizures
  • Bleeding   • Heat Illnesses   • Stroke
  • Shock   • Cold Injuries   • Diabetic Emergencies
  • Orthopedic Injuries   • Bites & Stings   • Poisoning
  • Head Injuries   • Sudden Illnesses  
 
StitchingLine_700We strongly recommend this course for all parents, teachers,
Scouts & youth group leaders, babysitters, and daycare providers!

 

GENERAL COURSE INFORMATION

Course Length:
7 - 8 hours
Course Tuition:
$118 per person
Certification:
Standard First Aid  (valid 2 years)
Adult + Child CPR/AED  (valid 2 years)
An American Red Cross certificate is earned upon successful completion of this course.
Prerequisites:
Participants must be at least 11 years of age.

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Host this Course:

If your organization is interested in learning more about sponsoring an American Red Cross First Aid + CPR/AED Combo course at your location, please contact our admissions office at toll free (855) 505-1700.

We require a minimum of 6 students in order to sponsor a course. We currently teach this course only in Northern VA/MD/Washington DC area.

 

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