First Responder

First Responder with CPR-HCP – $425.00

About this course

  • 44 hour course
  • 3-year certification in Advanced First Aid/First Responder
  • Includes CPR Level HCP (Health Care Provider)
  • Includes AED (Automated External Defibrillation) certification (where local legislation permits)
  • Conducted by a certified Red Cross First Responder Instructor or Emergency Medical Responder Instructor
  • [note*] – extensive homework is required each night

Course Content

  • The Emergency Scene
  • Body Systems
  • Preventing Disease Transmission
  • Primary Survey
  • Secondary Survey
  • Measuring Blood Pressure
  • Respiratory Emergencies
  • Cardiac Emergencies (CPR-HCP)
  • AED
  • Breathing Devices
  • Bleeding and Shock
  • Soft Tissue Injuries
  • Musculoskeletal injuries
  • Injuries to the Head and Spine
  • Injuries to the Chest, Abdomen and Pelvis
  • Injuries to the Extremities
  • Sudden Illness
  • Poisoning
  • Heat and Cold Emergencies
  • Special Populations/Crisis Intervention
  • Childbirth
  • Reaching and Moving Casualties
  • Multiple Casualty Incident
  • Written exam (min. passing grade 80%)