When we talk about being a first responder, we are talking about the first trained person who arrives on the scene. If you are this person you need to know what to do and how to do it. Here’s what you need to know to act F.A.S.T. This isn’t just a technique, it is a life saving tool.
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Are you a fitness professional? This profession has people looking to you for health and fitness knowledge to keep them looking and feeling their best. Are you prepared to help in an emergency situation? Beyond that, did you know your job opportunities widen with a CPR certification?
Would you know what to do if there was a first aid emergency somewhere that help wouldn’t be able to get to you easily? First aid is meant to temporarily bridge the gap between emergency and medical help. That is a much easier situation when you’re in a location that is easy to access.
Helping an individual who has suffered cardiac arrest requires quick thinking and specific knowledge. The knowledge we’re referring to here is CPR/AED training. If someone goes down on a job site it is crucial that employees are trained to help.
It’s been just over a year since First Response Training launched and it’s been such a good first year. We’ve published a lot of blogs in the last year here at International Training, many of which were First Response Training focused. Click through to see the top 5 most read of 2019.
Tired of the same old stale CPR songs? Need something new to practice getting those beats per minute in? Then we have a playlist for you. We’ve compiled a playlist of over 50 songs ranging from rap to showtunes for you to practice CPR to.
Do you know how long it takes for first responders to arrive at the scene of a medical event or accident? While they arrive as fast as possible, sometimes the situation is serious enough that the victim needs attention right away. This is where YOU come in.
The times we are living have turned our daily lives upsidedown. Everything has changed in an instant and we’re all relearning how to live in these unprecedented times. In these times, CPR is no different, while helping others is the goal we need to keep ourselves safe as well. Learn more about what precautions to take should you need to perform CPR during COVID19 times.
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