First Aid / CPR / AED Training

CPR / AED

This 3.5 hour CPR and AED course prepares the layperson to respond to choking, breathing and cardiac emergencies—and how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED) in conjunction with CPR. This National Safety Council course meets the current CPR and ECC Guidelines using a combination of instructor, video-self-instruction and hands-on training.

Course content • Taking action in an emergency • Assessing the victim • Provide basic life support, including airway management, breathing and circulation • Using an AED

First Aid / CPR / AED

This 6 hour First Aid/CPR/AED course prepares the layperson to respond to and manage first aid, chocking, breathing, and cardiac emergencies in the first few minutes until emergency medical services (EMS) arrives. Participants also learn how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED) in conjunction with CPR. This National Safety Council course meets the current CPR and ECC Guidelines using a combination of instructor, video-self-instruction and hands-on training.

Course content • Taking action in an emergency • Assessing the victim • Provide basic life support, including airway management, breathing and circulation • Using an AED • Preventing disease transmission • Recovery position • Choking • Heart attack and chest pain • Bleeding and wound care • Shock • Burns • Serious injuries • Bone, joint and muscle injuries • Sudden illness • Allergic reactions • Poisoning • Cold and heat emergencies

Sign up for a class by contacting Bridget Marrs at marrsbs@nullwfu.edu