Course Description

This CPR/AED class uses the latest ECC update to prepare students to handle respiratory and cardiac emergencies specifically sudden cardiac arrest. You will be familiarized in the recognition of cardiac arrest and the use of cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED). You will also be familiarized in the use of a pocket mask and bag valve mask to deliver emergency rescue breaths. Finally you will be familiarized with the signs, symptoms, and proper response of a choking adult, and stroke victim. Note: This class has versions to respond to adults and pediatrics. You can get trained in adult, pediatric, or adult & pediatric

Course Duration

2-3.5 Hours

Course Formats

Learning Objectives

  • Introductory CPR Training

    • Welcome

    • 2015 Guidelines Update - CPR

    • The Five Fears of CPR Rescue

    • How to Access EMS Through Technology

  • Medical Emergencies

    • Heart Attacks

    • Stroke

  • Universal Precautions

    • Universal Precautions in the Workplace

    • Hand washing

  • Cardiac Arrest

    • Agonal Respiration (Not Breathing Normally)

    • Adult, Child, Infant CPR

    • Adult, Child, Infant AED

    • Hands-Only CPR

    • When CPR Doesn't Work

  • Choking

    • Adult, Child, Infant Choking (Conscious)

    • Adult, Child, Infant Choking (Unconscious)

  • Bleeding Control

    • Arterial Bleeding

    • Shock

  • Conclusion

    • Special Considerations for CPR, AED, & Choking

    • Conclusion