CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers
Description: The American Red Cross CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers course will teach you the skills needed to respond appropriately to breathing and cardiac emergencies including one-and two-rescuer CPR, how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED), and CPR and bag-valve-masks. Students who successfully complete this course will receive a certificate for CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers valid for two years. This "blended learning" course consists of an at home on-line learning component and a 2-hour hands-on classroom skills session. Successful completion of the on-line learning and test is required prior to attending the classroom skills session. Details to access the on-line learning content will be sent upon registration. For specific questions regarding the course in our area, please refer to the local contact information listed in the specific session notes for the course date.
Skills you'll learn:
- Primary assessment
- Ventilations including use of CPR breathing barriers and use of bag-valve-masks (BVMs)
- Choking (conscious and unconscious)
- CPR (one- and two-rescuer)
- Using AED
Duration: 2.0 hours
Required Legal Form:
This course requires the participant to read and sign a liability release form before participating. Please see "Required Legal Form" for the session you are registering for. You will need to print, sign and bring the form to your class.
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