Internationally recognised certificate from American Heart Association.
The Heartsaver First Aid with CPR & AED course is intended primarily for those who are expected to provide First Aid and CPR (Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation) in their workplace. The course provides hands-on practice, DVD based training, in the skills of First Aid for Adults, including medical & environmental emergencies, injuries, CPR and choking for Adults and the use of an AED (Auto External Defibrillator)
Who should Do this Course?
Heartsaver courses are designed for anyone with little or no medical training who needs a course completion card for job, regulatory (for example, OSHA), or other requirements.
The Heartsaver First Aid, CPR & AED Course is intended for all employees in the workplace, persons wanting to learn First Aid, CPR and the use of the AED and Family members of patients at risk. All responders such as commercial airline crews, care givers, fire fighters, police, security personnel, sport couches, life guards etc.
Learners receive a 126-page full colour student workbook to review before, during and after the course. There is also a First Aid quick reference guide included with the work book. Two pocket size “reminder cards” are included with the workbook, displaying the correct steps for adult, child and infant CPR, including the use of an AED. It also includes information on the recognition of heart attacks and strokes. The participants will be assessed on their practical and required to complete a written assessment after training.
First Aid Basics
First Aid basics (scene safety, finding the problem, calling for help)
Injury emergencies (action for bleeding, broken bones and burns)
Medical emergencies (action for choking, breathing problems, shock)
Environmental emergencies (bites and stings, temperature and poison related)
CPR & AED
Adult CPR & AED
Child CPR & AED and Infant CPR
An American Heart Association completion card is issued on successful completion of the course.
Valid for 2 Years
Refreshments / Light Lunch included
This course earns a 7 CPD points Certificate for HPSCA registered candidates is issued.
Discovery Vitality members earn 2500 points completing the course points.
Wear suitable clothing during the course due to the practical sessions incorporated.
Track suits or jeans work well.
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