1-day course (4 hours)
A half day course providing skills needed to recognize and respond to cardiovascular or choking emergencies in adults. This includes training in AED (automated external defibrillator) use.
Course on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) providing you with the skills needed to recognize and respond to cardiovascular emergencies and choking emergencies in adults. Training includes the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED) and the skill of CPR. This course includes up-to-date CPR guidelines. 4 Points Safety & Training offers superior training to prepare you for common emergencies with courses consisting of audio and visual aids, workbooks/manuals, skill exercises and injury prevention content.
Should I take this course?
This course is intended for those interested in obtaining standalone CPR skills for adults only. Some workplaces require only CPR-A but this course is most commonly taken by the general public looking for a deeper understanding of cardiac and respiratory arrest and how to proceed with care for both. 4 Points Safety & Training's Red Cross Accredited CPR-A course will help you gain skills in cardiopulmonary resuscitation and the ability to recognize breathing and cardiovascular emergencies when they arise.
- Completion Requirements: Knowing how to immediately provide CPR can increase the chances of survival while waiting for Emergency Medical Attention. 100% attendance, skills demonstration, and 75% minimum passing grade on written exam.
- Certification: 3-year certification in CPR Level A and AED
- Recertification: Recertification not available for this level of CPR.
Course Topics Outline:
- The First Aider's Role
- Check, Call, Care
- H.A.IN.E.S. Recovery
- Assisting with Medications
- Angina and Heart Attack
- Deadly Bleeding
On-Site Training: 4 Points Safety & Training offers on-site training for groups of 10 or more at no additional cost (within the capital region).
For groups of less than 10, or groups outside the capital region, an additional fee may be charged.
If you or your company are interested in on-site training, please don't hesitate to contact us to schedule a course date!