BLS for Healthcare Providers

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CPR

 

Why Learn CPR?

MANY DEATHS CAN BE PREVENTED IF THE VICTIM RECEIVES PROMPT HELP - IF SOMEONE TRAINED IN CPR PROVIDES PROPER LIFE-SAVING MEASURES UNTIL TRAINED PROFESSIONALS TAKE OVER.
YOU CAN BE THE DIFFERENCE!

   

 

Fire Safety

 

The Need for Fire Safety

Fire Safety is taught in early education to children during each October, which is Nationally recognized as Fire Prevention Month. First Responder, Inc. is here to assist in reinforcing that to the adult learner for home, work, or anyplace that will help prevent fire related injuries. Learn fire extinguisher uses, testing, and more.

   

 

First Aid & Disasters

 

First Aid & Disaster Preparedness

First Responder Inc. offers many courses related to First Aid, many of which are regulated by the National Safety Council. Planning for emergencies is taught from the early grade school levels, and should continue into our businesses.  We can help evaluate your home or business and develop an exit strategy for your family or employees that will allow for a structured plan in the event of an emergency.

   

 

 

BLS for Healthcare Providers

 

Course Description

The BLS for Healthcare Providers Course is designed to teach the skills of CPR for victims of all ages (including ventilation with a barrier device, a bag-mask device, and oxygen), use of an automated external defibrillator (AED), and relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (FBAO). It is intended for participants who provide health care to patients in a wide variety of settings, including in-hospital and out-of-hospital settings. These healthcare providers may include (but are not limited to) physicians, nurses, paramedics, emergency medical technicians, respiratory therapists, physical and occupational therapists, physician's assistants, residents or fellows or medical or nursing students in training, aides, medical or nursing assistants, and other allied health personnel. The course is also designed for anyone who is required to take a healthcare provider course for employment. The course is a prerequisite for AHA advanced courses in resuscitation, including advanced cardiovascular life support (ACLS), pediatric advanced life support (PALS), and BLS instructor courses.

  

4 Hours of instruction- 2 year renewal.  Course completion card is awarded.  Written and practical exams are required.