Emergency First Response Primary Care (CPR)
This course teaches participants how to respond to life-threatening emergencies. The course focuses on primary care through a combination of knowledge development, skill development, and realistic scenario practice to make sure participants have the confidence in their ability to provide care when emergency situations arise.
Primary Care (CPR) skills taught in this course include:
Scene Assessment, Barrier Use, Primary Assessment, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), AED, Serious Bleeding Management, Shock Management, Spinal Injury Management, Conscious, and Unconscious Choking Management.
Emergency First Response Secondary Care (first aid)
This course covers injuries or illnesses that are not immediately life-threatening. Participants focus on secondary assessment and first aid through knowledge development, skill development, and realistic scenario practice.
Secondary Skills taught in this course:
Injury Assessment, Illness Assessment, Bandaging, Splinting for Dislocations and Fractures, Allergic Reactions (incl. anaphylaxis), Asthma, Bruises, Burns, Chemical Burns, Choking (adult, child, infant), CPR (adult, child, infant), Cuts, Dental Injuries, Diabetic Problems, Dislocations and Fractures, Electrical Injuries, Eye Injuries, First Aid Kit Assembly, Frostbite, Heat Exhaustion, Heatstroke, Heart Attack, Hypothermia, and more.
CPR & AED
The Emergency First Response CPR & AED course teaches the basic principles of CPR and how to deploy and use an Automated External Defibrillation (AED) in an emergency situation. This life-saving device can increase a patient’s chance of survival from a cardiac arrest by fifty percent.
Emergency First Response Care for Children
This course is an innovative CPR, AED and First Aid training course that teaches participants how to provide emergency care for injured or ill children (ages one to eight) and infants less than one-year-old. Participants learn about the types of medical emergencies that children face, and how they differ from adults. The curriculum also includes the importance of attending to basic emergency situations with children, the emotional aspects of caring for children, secondary care for children, and preventing common injuries and illnesses in children.
Is it time to refresh your CPR and first aid skills? Do you hold a CPR or First Aid certificate from another training organization? If so, you are eligible to attend the Emergency First Response Refresher course. Plus, you can get Automated External Defibrillator (AED) training at the same time you refresh your CPR skills.
Our workplace courses offer a convenient, complete and ongoing solution to meeting regional workplace compliance standards in CPR, AED and First Aid training. Emergency First Response courses encompass adult, child and infant CPR and first aid skills, and incorporate Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) training and emergency oxygen use. Courses are flexible in design to accommodate scheduling and training needs and can be taught together or alone in any combination.
Our courses meet OSHA Guidelines 29 CFR 1910.151 compliance standards for workplace safety at the local, regional and national levels.
Care about other people and want to be able to assist them in a medical emergency
No age requirement
What does the course consists of?
Knowledge review and independant home study. You'll need to complete the two knowledge review in the EFR Primary and Secondary Care Manual prior to class and watch the Primary and Secondary Care video (link will be provided)
A 3-4 hour skills review and practice.
We teach locally at the Perry Hall Presbyterian Church on Belair Rd. At pre-arranged locations around the area, your workplace, and in conjunction with Rescue courses.
When Can You Start?
Contact us for class schedule and availability. Please be aware that CPR and First Aid Training must be renewed every 2 years to remain valid.
Cost and what is included?
The course fee: $99
The course includes:
- Knowledge Review and Skill Practice
- Primary and Secondary Care Manual
- Certification card
- Video link
- Emergency First Response Paperwork