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The Graduate Center
1160 McDermott Drive
West Chester PA, 19380


Email cpe@wcupa.edu
Phone: 610-425-7435

First Aid, CPR and AED Training for the Workplace

First Aid, CPR and AED Training for the Workplace

Duration: 5 ½  - 6 hours (depending on class size)

Course Description:  This course is taught by a National Safety Council certified instructor, and provides a First Aid/CPR/AED certification to participants who successfully complete the training. Instruction will include basic life support; acting in an emergency; heart attack and chest pain and how to perform CPR and use an AED; as well as treatment for injury and serious illness as listed below. Participants will learn vital knowledge needed to respond to a medical emergency efficiently and effectively. Certification from this nationally accredited course can help your company meet its compliance requirements and create safety team leaders who safeguard your employee’s well-being.

Audience: Ideal for individuals at all levels in the organization. Maximum class size: 12

Course Topics: The NSC First Aid, CPR & AED course provides trainers with 17 lessons to cover with their students, plus practice activities and skills testing to insure competence.

The lesson topics include:

  • Acting in an emergency
  • Preventing disease transmission
  • Checking the victim
  • Recovery position
  • Bleeding and wound care
  • Shock
  • Burns
  • Bone, joint and muscle injuries
  • Head and Spine Injuries
  • Sudden illness
  • Poisoning and Allergic reactions
  • Cold and heat emergencies
  • Rescue and moving victims
  • CPR and AED
  • Choking

Course Outcome: Participants will learn how to respond to various medical emergencies and those who complete the training will receive a National Safety Council First Aid/CPR/AED certification.

Certification: Head and Spine Injuries

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