First Aid

The following will be taught in the First Aid Course:

  • Review of the first aid kit
  • Burns / heat and cold emergencies
  • Bandaging and dressings for bleeding / muscle injury / fractures
  • Heart disease / diabetes
  • Stroke / seizures
  • Breathing emergencies (asthma, anaphylactic shock, hyperventilation)
  • Poisons
  • Near drowning
  • Frost bites
  • Head injury
  • Preventing infectious diseases
  • Immunizations in the child care setting (Daycare only)
Duration of Course:       3-4 hours (depending on the size of the group)
Cost: $30.00

The course is done interactively with practical hands on scenarios. It is a great course for all parents, lifeguards and daycare educators. Is an additional course which can be taught with a CPR course or alone.