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First Aid for an Injured Arm
First Aid for an Injured Arm

We teach how to make a simple arm sling to dealing with cuts and lacerations.

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Make my Own First Aid Kit
Make my Own First Aid Kit

We'll discuss the basics of a first aid kit and what you can add based on your lifestyle.

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Participants Will Learn To

  • Recognize a medical emergency

  • Handle breathing and cardiac emergencies

  • Act appropriately and effectively and sustain life until professional help arrives

  • Prevent disease transmission

  • Identify and care for bleeding, sudden illness and injuries

Course Information

  • 6.0 hour class (STANDARD)

  • Class is divided into 2 back-to-back Saturday sessions (3 hours each Saturday)

  • Class Times: 9am to 12pm (each Saturday)

  • Meets ALL OSHA First Aid Standard 29 CFR 1910.51

FIRST AID,

CPR & AED

STANDARD

This comprehensive course is taught in a dynamic, hands-on way with industry-leading curriculum and content from the expert in occupational first aid training.

 

This course will provide the vital knowledge needed to respond to a medical emergency effectively and efficiently.

THIS IS A CONTACTLESS CLASS, YOU DO NOT HAVE TO PHYSICALLY INTERACT WITH THE INSTRUCTOR OR OTHER PARTICIPANTS. 

Who Would Benefit

  • Babysitters

  • Nannies

  • Lifeguards

  • Boy Scouts & Girl Scouts

  • Parents

  • Grandparents

  • Volunteers for Public Events

  • General Public 

Materials Included

  • Participant Guide, Pens, Highlighters, Post-it-Notes, Personal Hand Sanitizer 

  • Quick Reference Guide

  • Access to the NSC online video library

  • First Aid Packets for classroom activities (gloves, gauze, triangular bandage, rolled gauze bandage)

Course Lessons

  • Acting in an Emergency 

  • Preventing Disease Transmission

  • Check the Victim

  • Recovery Position

  • Bleeding and Wound Care

  • Shock

  • Burns

  • Bone, Joint and Muscle Injuries

  • Spinal Injury

  • Concussion and Head Injury

  • Heart Attack and Chest Pain

  • Stroke

  • Asthma

  • Diabetic Emergency

  • Using an Auto-Injector 

  • Poisoning

  • Allergic Reactions and Anaphylactic Shock 

  • Cold and Heat Emergencies

  • Rescuing and Moving Victims  

  • Adult CPR 1-1 Rescuer to Victim

  • Adult CPR 2-1 Rescuers to Victim

  • Adult AED

  • Pediatric CPR 1-1 Rescuer to Victim

  • Pediatric AED   

  • Choking (Adult & Pediatric)

You will be certified on BOTH Adult & Pediatric (toddler & infant) Victims.  

 

Course Cost

  • $40 Per Student​ 

  • Certification Card is good for 2 years

  • Issued by the National Safety Council

  • Minimum enrollment - 3 participants

  • Maximum enrollment - 10 participants

  • Eligible to enroll for FREE in the OptimumLife Partner-Return classes.  Follow us on Facebook for class announcements or visit our webpage on the 1st & 15th of each month for updates.