Medic First Aid - USA
The Medic First Aid® – Basic Plus CPR, AED, and First Aid for Adults course is intended for individuals who are not healthcare providers or professional rescuers but desire or are required to be certified in CPR, AED, and First Aid for adults.
First Aid International (FAI) is one of the leading providers of first aid training and qualifications in the United Kingdom, Northern Ireland and Europe.
FAI provides a complete system of training and education for small businesses, large corporate businesses, local and national government, the military, charitable organizations and educational establishments. Products include high quality full color student materials and state of the art instructional materials. All materials are fully up to date with current UK Resuscitation Council guidelines for basic life support and NHS Guidelines for first aid recognition and management of sudden illness and injury.
All registered instructors and assessors are kept up to date with any new or revised protocols such as resuscitation guidelines or first aid procedures.
Cardiff School of Certified Professionals (Eiosh) is an accredited training center for First Aid International. With certified and approved trainers, Eioshconducts these courses:
Upon completion of the Medic First Aid® – Basic Plus course, the trainee will be familiar with basic First Aid/CPR skills as provided in the EMP of America Basic Skills Guidebook. Participants will understand rules and receive instruction and testing on the following elements:
Removal of contaminated gloves
External chest compressions
Rescue breaths using a CPR mask or shield
Primary assessment for an unresponsive person
CPR as a single provider
Primary assessment for a responsive person
Control of severe bleeding
Stabilization of a suspected head, neck, or back injury
Stabilization of a swollen, painful, deformed limb
Take a SAMPLE patient history
Recommended for individuals with a duty or employer expectation to respond. Must obtain a 70% or better on MEDIC BasicPlus Exam.
Performance Task: All skills identified in Basic Skills Guidebook