Workplace CPR and AED
This OSHA* (standards document) and ILCOR compliant course combine cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and automated external defibrillator (AED) into one program. It is designed to teach the proper techniques to safely administer CPR and utilize an AED in emergency situations involving infants, children, and adults. While not addressing first aid measures this course is the perfect way to prepare individuals to address one of the largest killers worldwide. Implementing CPR and AEDs in the event of an emergency can drastically change outcomes for the better.
Who this course is for:
Businesses hoping to protect employees
Lifeguards, babysitters, and caregivers
• Minimum age 18, 10 with parental consent
What you can expect to learn:
The Workplace CPR/AED program is designed to train layperson rescuers for:
CPR administration for children, infants, and adults
AED use for children and adults.
What’s in it for you:
Upon successful completion of the course, graduates may:
Recognize and evaluate an emergency and a victim
Know how to activate or alert emergency medical services (EMS)
Be able to provide 1-person infant, child, and adult CPR to a non-breathing or injured person.
Properly use an automated external defibrillator (AED)
How to take this course
There are two components to your training in order to receive your certification. The first is academics and the second is skills. You must first pass your academics training to proceed to the second phase and work with an instructor in a classroom setting.