First Aid and CPR training for individuals who need training for child care or early childhood education work. The course focuses on childhood injuries and illnesses and covers a variety of topics from basic (such as cardiovascular emergencies for adults, children, and babies; CPR Level B; choking, airway, and breathing emergencies as well as prevention of disease transmission) to in-depth (such as sudden medical conditions, and injuries to the head and spine). This course also includes an introduction to AED.

Course Content:

  • Preparing to Respond
  • The EMS system
  • Check, Call, Care
  • Airway Emergencies
  • Breathing and Circulation Emergencies
  • First Aid for Respiratory and Cardiac Arrest
  • Head and Spine Injuries
  • Bone, Muscle and Joint Injuries
  • Wound Care
  • Sudden Medical Emergencies
  • Environmental Emergencies
  • Poisons
  • Childhood Illnesses
  • Keeping Children Safe