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EMERGENCY FIRST RESPONSE Good Skills For Anyone Involved In Adventure Sports

The Emergency First Response with ATLANTIC EDGE

First aid and CPR are good skills for anyone involved in adventure sports – just in case. And, you need these skills for the PADI Rescue Diver course. Emergency First Response is a PADI affiliate that specialises in teaching these lifesaving skills – and they’re for anyone, not just divers. Most PADI Instructors are also Emergency First Response Instructors!

 Among the many things, you will learn as part of this program:

  • BLS (Basic Life Support) CPR and rescue breathing at the layperson level
  • AED (automated external defibrillator) use (optional)
  • Preventing and caring for shock
  • Spinal injury management
  • Use of barriers to reduce disease transmission risk
  • Basic first aid and first aid kit considerations

Prerequisites

  • Care about other people and want to be able to assist them in a medical emergency
  • No age  requirement

 What doest the course consists of?

  • Knowledge review and independant home study. You'll need to complete the two knowledge review in the EFR Primary and Secondary Care Manual (we'll mail it once registered) prior to class and watch the Primary and Secondary Care DVD (we'll mail along with the manual, must be returned)
  • A 3-4 hour skills review and practice.

Where

The course is taught during the colder months at our store location and in the  warmer months of the year (May through Ocotober) were  we’ll teach it prior to the Rescue Diver Course at Hyde’s Quarry.   

 When Can You Start?

Check out or schedule below for dates and times. (CPR and First Aid Training must be renewed every 2 years)

Cost 

  The course fee is $99 and includes:

  • Knowledge Review and Skill Practice
  • Primary and Secondary Care Manual
  • Certification card
  • DVD (Rental/Returned before dives)

Emergency First Response Paperwork

Emergency First Response Course Description

Emergency First Response Information Sheet

Efr- Primary And Secondary Care W/ Aed $99.00

 Start DateEnd DatePlaces Available 
15 Jul 201715 Jul 20178

EFR- Primary and Secondary Care W/ AED

  • Primary care - Sat 15 Jul 2017 from 09:00 to 10:00 - Hyde's Quarry
  • Aed - Sat 15 Jul 2017 from 10:00 to 11:00 - Hyde's Quarry
  • Secondary care - Sat 15 Jul 2017 from 11:00 to 12:00 - Hyde's Quarry

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12 Aug 201712 Aug 20177

EFR- Primary and Secondary Care W/ AED

  • Primary care - Sat 12 Aug 2017 from 09:00 to 10:00 - Hyde's Quarry
  • Aed - Sat 12 Aug 2017 from 10:00 to 11:00 - Hyde's Quarry
  • Secondary care - Sat 12 Aug 2017 from 11:00 to 12:00 - Hyde's Quarry

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23 Sep 201723 Sep 20178

EFR- Primary and Secondary Care W/ AED

  • Primary care - Sat 23 Sep 2017 from 09:00 to 10:00 - Dutch Springs
  • Aed - Sat 23 Sep 2017 from 10:00 to 11:00 - Dutch Springs
  • Secondary care - Sat 23 Sep 2017 from 11:00 to 12:00 - Dutch Springs

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