Course Description: The First Responder Certification Course is an Emergency Medical Service Course. This program was developed to provide highly trained individuals with the skills necessary to begin assessing and caring for patients at the scene of an injury or illness. As a First Responder, you are considered a part of the EMS System. The care and treatment that you will be able to provide will follow local, state, and national guidelines. In conclusion to this course you will be able to access, evaluate what is wrong, lift or move the patient when required, transfer a patient, and how to obtain patient information.
Includes student manual, course guide, Healthcare Provider CPR certification, BBP training, and State application fees.
Audience: Park rangers, utility workers, teachers, childcare workers, school bus drivers, designated industrial workers in a large facility (industrial plant) or at a remote site (fish-packing plant, commercial vessel, oil rig), truck drivers, security guards, bodyguards, general aviation pilots, commercial flight attendants, sports coaches, athletic trainers, hunting and fishing guides, search and rescue personnel, community and campus responders, lifeguards and Ski Patrollers.