EMERGENCY FIRST RESPONSE (CPR & FIRST AID)
Availability: Contact us for booking information
First aid and CPR are good skills for anyone involved in adventure sports – just in case. And, you need these skills for the PADI Rescue Diver Course. Emergency First Response is a PADI affiliate that specializes in teaching these lifesaving skills – and they’re for anyone, not just divers. Most PADI Instructors are also Emergency First Response Instructors! The fun part about Emergency First Response training is learning serious medical emergency response skills in an upbeat, positive environment. You gain the confidence that you are prepared to help in an emergency.
ONCE YOU HAVE SIGNED UP FOR CLASS:
- Come into the store to pick up your books.
- Read and complete the ENTIRE book.
What You Learn in the EFR Primary and Secondary Care Courses
- BLS (Basic Life Support) CPR and rescue breathing at the layperson level
- AED (automated external defibrillator) use (optional)
- Preventing and caring for shock
- Spinal injury management
- Use of barriers to reduce disease transmission risk
- Basic first aid and first aid kit considerations
Emergency First Response $75.00 plus book
One Evening classroom
Prerequisites: To enroll in Emergency First Response courses, you must care about other people and want to be able to assist them in a medical emergency. Non-divers Welcome!
Required Book: PADI Primary & Secondary Care Manual $21.10 ($18.99 for our EFR students). Includes DVD loan.
2019 EMERGENCY FIRST RESPONSE DATES:
Friday, May 3 at 6:00pm
Friday, July 19 at 6:00pm
Friday, Sept. 27 at 6:00pm