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Basic First Aid

This basic first aid course is designed for people caring for children as well as people working in an industry with a significant amount of risk. A great deal of emphasis is placed on understanding the nature of and therefore preventing risks and hazards.

Course Content

This First Aid course is designed to teach participants to prevent, recognize, and treat the following illnesses and injuries:

  • Soft tissue injuries such as cuts, abrasions, and impaled objects
  • Shock
  • Head trauma
  • Sprains
  • Fractures
  • Burns
  • Severe allergic reactions
  • Poisoning
  • Bites and stings
  • Heat exhaustion
  • Hypothermia
  • Frostbite
  • Infections

Optional Modules

Natural Medicine
In addition to the conventional protocols for treating the aforementioned issues, an emphasis will be placed on alternative modalities for treatment including homoeopathic remedies and herbal preparations. Participants will be guided in assembling their own first aid kits to include homoeopathic and herbal preparations.

Epi-pen Certification

Course Length
3-6 hours (depending on format and additional modules chosen)

Certification
American Health and Safety Institute

Certification Length
2 years

Cost:

  • $55
  • Minimum of 8 participants or $440 for an on-site course
  • ​10% discount for 12+ participants