Emergency situations can occur at any time and the health care assistant may be the first one to respond. Learn how to react to breathing emergencies, cuts, burns, chest pain, fractures and more! This program will assist your staff with knowing what to do and when to do it
Emergency First Aid program is designed to provide basic information on how to properly apply first aid in emergency situations. First Aid is the immediate care given to the injured or suddenly ill person.
Hazardous Spill Cleanup - What is a hazardous material? It’s a material that may endanger your life or health, the life or health of others, or cause damage to your facility or the environment. To handle hazardous material spills, your organization has developed procedures to control spills and emergencies.
All teachers and child care providers should be trained in this important topic as exposure to bodily fluids is common place and first aid is a normal function of providers when children get minor scrapes and small injuries. It’s extremely important to understand the basics of bloodborne pathogens for the protection of both providers and children.
In this short training program, we'll concentrate on the basics of hypothermia, how to recognize it, and what to do about it. We'll discuss frostbite in the same manner and we'll include basic first aid.
Fire extinguishers should be classified as first aid equipment, emergency treatment until professional help arrives. The very first rule to remember is that life safety is paramount. This means that if your life is endangered by attempting to extinguish a fire with a fire extinguisher, don’t do it. Make sure you or others are not put in a dangerous situation and make sure that you can exit the building if the fire gets out of hand. Life safety is the most important part of extinguishing fires.
Wasps And Spiders - Wasps, hornets, and yellow jackets should be treated just like bees. Wasps are enemies of bees, and are found near bees because they steal their honey. Wasps live in a variety of places; such as mud type hives on walls and ceilings or in small hives.
HAZCOM For Maintenance - Hazardous materials are safe to use if you follow the manufacturer’s instructions and the safety procedures established by your company for using, handling, storing, and disposing of these products.
AED – Automated External Defibrillators - The quicker we attach an AED to a person in sudden cardiac arrest, the greater chance they have of survival. Most people who go into sudden cardiac arrest will still have some electrical activity of the heart. The most common arrhythmia is ventricular fibrillation.
This program deals with the basic first aid procedures for workplace emergencies. It explains the emergency action principles, first aid basics and provides several first aid tips for specific injuries.
CPR and choking guidelines are featured in the Adult CPR and Choking Poster Set. Posters feature step-by-step instructions for safely conducting resuscitations and clearing obstructed airways for teens and adults.