Curriculum Provider – ASHI

Certification Duration – 2 yrs

Course Format – Instructor led video based learning with skills evaluation.

Course length 2-3 hours

Cost $39

ASHI Basic First Aid helps students develop basic first aid knowledge, skills and the confidence to respond. The program is an excellent choice for both the community and workplace setting, and conforms to the 2015 AHA and ARC Guidelines Update for First Aid.
Intended for individuals who are not healthcare providers or professional rescuers but desire, or are required, to be certified in basic emergency medical care.

Perfect for – Individuals who are not healthcare providers or professional rescuers but desire, or are required, to be certified in First Aid:

  • Emergency response teams in business and industry
  • Adult residential care personnel
  • Teachers
  • Parents
  • Babysitters

Course Topics Include:

  • First Aid
  • Recognizing an Emergency
  • Deciding to Help
  • Personal Safety
  • Infectious Bloodborne Diseases
  • Standard Precautions
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • ┬áConsent, Implied Consent, Abandonment and Good Samaritan Laws
  • Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
  • Poison Help Line
  • Emergency Moves
  • Primary Assessment
  • Recovery Position
  • Compression-only CPR
  • Choking
  • Control of Bleeding
  • Tourniquets
  • Hemostatic Dressings
  • Internal Bleeding
  • Shock