First Aid Course
When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe common injuries that require first aid treatment and provide aid for such injuries. You will also identify major emergencies requiring the services of emergency personnel and provide initial treatment for such injuries. When providing aid, you will adhere to the universal precautions taken to prevent the transmission of blood borne pathogens and prevent infections. Identify the dual causes of slips, trip, and falls as lack of alertness and physical hazards.
103-02 Bloodborne Pathogens
When you complete this lesson, you will be able to define bloodborne pathogens and describe the common diseases caused by them. You will also understand how to protect yourself from exposure to bloodborne pathogens and what to do when exposed to them.
103-03 First Aid Resuscitation - Choking, CPR, and AED
When you complete this lesson, you will be able to identify the signs of choking, cardiac arrest, heart attack, and stroke. In addition, you will be explain how to assist victims using appropriate first aid techniques including the Heimlich Maneuver, CPR, and the use of an AED.
103-04 Temperature Related Stress and Illnesses
When you complete this lesson, you will be able to recognize the causes and effects of temperature related stress. In addition, you will be able to identify illnesses associated with temperature related stress