This comprehensive program is composed of two core modules that can be taught in tandem or as stand-alone courses: Emergency First Response – Primary Care and Emergency First Response – Secondary Care. Together, these courses proved extensive instruction in CPR and First Aid, as well as providing optional (yet recommended) Automated External Defibrillator (AED) and Emergency Oxygen sections.

Primary Care (CPR)

Emergency First Response Primary Care (CPR) teaches you how to deal with emergencies that are immediately life threatening.. You will focus on primary care through a combination of knowledge development, skill development and realistic scenario practice to make sure you have the knowledge, understanding and confidence to use your skills. Here are the Primary Care (CPR) skills:

•  Scene Assessment
•  Barrier Use
•  Primary Assessment
•  Rescue Breathing
•  Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
•  Serious bleeding management
•  Shock management
•  Spinal injury management

Secondary Care (first aid)

Secondary Care (first aid) covers injuries or illnesses that are not immediately life threatening or when local EMS is unavailable or delayed. You focus on secondary assessment and first aid through knowledge development, skill development and realistic scenario practice. The Secondary Care (first aid) skills are:

•    Injury Assessment
•    Illness Assessment
•    Bandaging
•    Splinting for Dislocations and Fracture

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for the EFR course, you don’t even have to be a diver. It’s a course for all the family, young and old.

 

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