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CPR, AED and First Aid

Complete this free online course on CPR, AED and First Aid and apply for a certificate to become globally accredited.

Publisher: NHCPS
First aid basics such as how to check responsiveness and recognize symptoms, kick off this free online course, before you are guided through the steps to treat injuries and illnesses. Learn about CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation), how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED) and how to respond to choking. Complete this course and apply for certification to gain international accreditation of your new life-saving skills.
  • Duration

    1.5-3 Hours
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First, the comprehensive material will explain how to provide first aid to people with different emergencies, including medical problems, traumatic injuries, environmental injuries and illnesses. You will analyze what ‘first aid’ is, outline the basic steps of providing first aid and describe the components of the first-aid kit. You will also be introduced to cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), which combines both rescue breathing and chest compressions.

Next, the course discusses choking since it is the most common incident that can occur at home, and you will learn to perform first aid on infants, children and adults who are choking victims. The material will also elaborate on CPR, and automated external defibrillators (AED) and how to apply them safely and effectively while performing first aid.

By the time you finish the course, you will have all the knowledge and skills you need to provide first aid for common accidents, illnesses, medical problems and more. This short course makes it easy to learn life-saving skills at your own pace. Complete it and you will be eligible to apply for a certificate to gain access to free international accreditation. Start learning now so that you can gain the knowledge to save a life today.

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