For NCAC BSA youth and adults going on high adventure trips
consider this American Red Cross Course

First Aid/CPR/AED

These courses teach participants how to recognize and respond to cardiac, breathing and first aid emergencies.

There are several modules that may be structured to meet the needs of the participants

The major modules are First Aid, CPR, and AED. Optional modules include splinting, use of a manufactured tourniquet, inhalers, anaphylaxis, and epinephrine injectors.


   Adult CPR
   Adult CPR/AED
   Pediatric CPR/AED
   Adult & Pediatric CPR/AED
   Adult FA/CPR/AED
   Pediatric FA/CPR/AED
   Adult & Pediatric FA/CPR/AED
   Epinephrine Injector
   Asthma Inhaler

Course length varies depending on components included.

   Adult CPR/AED is about 3 hours.
   Adult FA/CPR/AED is about 5 hours.
   Adult & Pediatric FA/CPR/AED is just over 5 1/2 hours.

These courses can be taught by currently certified FA/CPR/AED, Lifeguarding, and EMR instructors and instructor trainers

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August 29, 2015