CPR / First Aid Program
Students will receive training in First Aid and Basic Life Support CPR (adult, child & infant) including Automatic External Defibrillator (AED). This 4-hour class includes instruction, demonstrations and hands-on activities and culminates in the students earning two American Heart Cards. It is appropriate training for Certified Nursing Assistants, healthcare workers, teachers, childcare workers, and volunteers. Many health care facilities require this training of their employees.
First Aid Topics
Basic Life Support, Acting in an Emergency, Check the Victim, Recovery Position, Shock, Bleeding and Wound Care, Snake Bites, Spider Bites, Burns, Serious Injuries, Bone, Joint, and Muscle Injuries, Sudden Illness, Poisoning, Cold and Heat Emergencies, Rescuing and Moving Victims, Hand Washing, Glove Removal, and Asthma.
1 or 2 Rescuer CPR, Mouth to Mask, Bag Valve Mask, Mouth to Mouth, Hands Only CPR, Automatic External Defibrillator (AED for adult, child and infant), Rescue Breathing, Advanced Airway Breathing and Choking (adult, child, and infant)
Class Tuition: $85 tuition for the general public, $70 for students currently enrolled in the Certified Nursing Assistant training program of Career Transitions.