First Aid/CPR/AED/BBP (MFA)

Prerequisites: This course shall have no formal pre-requisite.

Course Length: 4 hours – Course length shall vary depending on the number of delegates. Total course time includes breaks.

Class Size: The maximum number of delegates that may be trained and tested per instructor shall be twelve (12) in the classroom session and twelve (12) in the practical session.

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Course Objective

  • Provide delegates with the core knowledge to perform basic first aid.
  • Provide delegates with the core knowledge to perform Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) with or without the use of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED).
  • Provide delegates with the understanding of Universal Precautions and how to protect themselves from Bloodborne Pathogens (BBP)

Course Design

  • Power Point© / Lecture / Audio Video / Visual Aids/ Student Book

Successful Course Completion

  • Requires a minimum score of 75% or better.
  • Delegates will have no more than thirty (30) minutes to complete the exam.
  • Grades shall be calculated by dividing the number of questions answered correctly by the total number of exam questions.

Course Content Summary

  • Classroom

Breaks: 10 minutes (approximately every hour)

Lunch: 1 Hour (if applicable)

Course Outline
Preparing to Help

  • First Aid Provider
    • First Aid
    • Recognizing an Emergency
    • Personal Safety
    • Deciding to Help
  • Protecting Yourself
    • Infectious Bloodborne Diseases
    • Standard Precautions
    • Personal Protective Equipment
      • Small Group Practice – Removing Contaminated Gloves
  • Legal Considerations
    • Consent
    • Implied Consent
    • Abandonment
    • Good Samaritan Laws
  • Calling for Help
    • Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
    • Emergency Action Plans
    • Poison Help Line
  • Emergency Moves
  • Cardiac Arrest
    • Oxygen and the Human Body
    • Sudden Cardiac Arrest
    • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
    • Early Defibrillation
    • Chain of Survival
    • Secondary Cardiac Arrest
    • Opioid Overdose
  • Chest Compressions
    • Small Group Practice – Chest Compressions
  • Rescue Breaths
    • Establishing and Airway
    • Using a CPR Mask
    • Using an Overlay Shield
      • Small Group Practice – Rescue Breaths – CPR Mask or Rescue Breaths – CPR Shield
  • Automated External Defibrillation
    • Small Group Practice – Using and AED
  • Primary Assessment – Unresponsive Person
    • Recovery Position
  • Caring for Cardiac Arrest
    • Small Group Practice – Caring for Cardiac Arrest
  • Multiple Provider Approach
  • Choking
    • Mild Obstruction
    • Severe Obstruction

Assessment

  • Primary Assessment – Responsive Person
    • Small Group Practice – Primary Assessment – Responsive Person
  • Secondary Assessment

Sudden Injury

  • Control of Bleeding
    • Tourniquets
    • Hemostatic Dressings
  • Small Group Practice – Control of Bleeding
    • Using a Tourniquet
  • Shock
    • Internal Bleeding
    • Amputation
    • Impaled Objects
    • Open Chest Injury
    • Open Abdominal Injury
  • Head, Neck, or Back Injury
    • Spinal Injury
    • Brain Injury
    • Concussion
  • Swollen, Painful, or Deformed Limb
    • Splinting
    • Using a Malleable Splint
  • Burns
    • Thermal Burns
    • Electrical Burns
    • Chemical Burns
  • Minor Injuries
    • Nose Bleed
    • Injured Tooth

Sudden Illness

  • Altered Mental Status
    • Fainting
    • Stroke
    • Hypoglycemia
    • Seizure
  • Breathing Difficulty, Shortness of Breath
    • Asthma and Inhalers
    • Severe Allergic Reaction
    • Using an EpiPen
  • Pain, Severe Pressure, or Discomfort in the Chest
  • Poisoning
    • Ingested Poisoning
    • Inhaled Poisoning
    • Severe Abdominal Pain

Environmental Emergencies

  • Heat Emergencies
    • Heat Exhaustion
    • Heat Stroke
  • Cold Emergencies
  • Hypothermia
  • Frostbite

Supplemental Topics

  • Bites and Stings
    • Stinging Insects
    • Snakebites
      • Pit Viper
      • Coral Snake
    • Spider Bites
    • Tick Bites
    • Marine Animal Stings
      • Jelly Fish
      • Stingray
    • Animal and Human Bites
  • Emotional Considerations

Practical Session

  • Caring for Cardiac Arrest
  • Control of Bleeding

Training Center Provided Material

  • Medic First Aid Basic Plus CPR, AED, and First Aid for Adults Student Book

Student Requirements

  • None
  • Course ID #: MA030

Date

Apr 23 2021

Time

7:30 am

Cost

$100.00
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