Heartsaver® First Aid CPR AED
Ended December 04
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Enfield Outing Club
December 04
Price:  Course Cost: $19, plus $15 if you wish to keep the instruction workbook.

100% classroom training means students are with an AHA Instructor (Daniel Pontbriand) for their entire learning experience. Course is over two nights. Must attend both for certificate.

Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED is a video-based, instructor-led course that teaches students critical skills needed to respond to and manage an emergency until emergency medical services arrives. Skills covered in this course include first aid; choking relief in adults, children, and infants; and what to do for sudden cardiac arrest in adults, children, and infants.

This course teaches skills with the AHA’s research-proven practice-while-watching technique, which allows instructors to observe the students, provide feedback, and guide the students’ learning of skills. Features

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Video-based course ensures consistency 

·         Instructor-led, hands-on class format reinforces skills proficiency

·         Course is updated with the new science from the 2015 AHA Guidelines Update for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care

Course Content

·         First aid basics

·         Medical emergencies

·         Injury emergencies

·         Environmental emergencies

·         Preventing illness and injury

·         Adult CPR and AED use

·         Opioid-associated life-threatening emergencies

·         Child CPR and AED use

·         Infant CPR

·         Optional modules in child CPR and AED use and infant CPR

·         Optional exam

Learning Objectives

After successfully completing this course, students should be able to

·         List the priorities, roles, and responsibilities of first aid rescuers

·         Describe the key steps in first aid

·         Remove protective gloves

·         Find the problem

·         Describe the assessment and first aid actions for the following life-threatening conditions: heart attack, difficulty breathing, choking, severe bleeding, shock, and stroke

·         Describe when and how to help a choking adult or child

·         Demonstrate how to help a choking infant

·         Use an epinephrine pen

·         Control bleeding and bandaging

·         Recognize elements of common injuries

·         Recognize elements of common illnesses

·         Describe how to find information on preventing illness and injury

·         Recognize the legal questions that apply to first aid rescuers

·         Describe how high-quality CPR improves survival

·         Explain the concepts of the Chain of Survival

·         Recognize when someone needs CPR

·         Perform high-quality CPR for an adult

·         Describe how to perform CPR with help from others

·         Give effective breaths using mouth-to-mouth or a mask for all age groups

·         Demonstrate how to use an AED on an adult

·         Perform high-quality CPR for a child*

·         Demonstrate how to use an AED on a child*

·         Perform high-quality CPR for an infant*

·         Describe when and how to help a choking adult or child

·         Demonstrate how to help a choking infant*

*Child and infant modules are optional.

CE/CME credits are not offered for this course.

Student Materials

·         15-1018 Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED Student Workbook with

- Heartsaver First Aid Quick Reference Guide* 
- Heartsaver CPR AED Adult Reminder Card 
- Heartsaver CPR AED Child & Infant Reminder Card

* 15-1022 Heartsaver First Aid Quick Reference Guide also sold separately

Course Format

Classroom-based (instructor and video, with skills conducted throughout).  During the course, an AHA Instructor conducts video-based lessons and works with students to complete their first aid skills practice and testing.

Course Completion Card or Certificate Upon completion of this course, students receive an American Heart Association Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED course completion card that is valid for 2 years

To sign up use the URL below. Set the filter to: Search Classes,

Type: Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED, Dates: 4-5 Dec 2018,

Location:

Enfield Outing Club

378 Shaker Hill Rd
Enfield, NH 03748

Or, email/call Dan. Seats are limited.

If there is enough interest, this class will be repeated. I took it a couple months ago and highly recommend it.

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