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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

  Start Date Course Location Places Available   Price    
02 Feb 2019 EFR020219GAI 8 US$ 99.00

Primary Care
Sat 02 Feb 2019
10:00 AM
60 minutes
Aed
Sat 02 Feb 2019
11:00 AM
60 minutes
Secondary Care
Sat 02 Feb 2019
12:00 PM
02 hours 00 minutes

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09 Feb 2019 EFR 020919GAI Atlantic Edge Gaithersburg Store, 8 US$ 99.00

Primary Care
Sat 09 Feb 2019
10:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Atlantic Edge Gaithersburg Store
Aed
Sat 09 Feb 2019
12:00 PM
60 minutes
Atlantic Edge Gaithersburg Store
Secondary Care
Sat 09 Feb 2019
01:00 PM
60 minutes
Atlantic Edge Gaithersburg Store

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16 Mar 2019 EFR031619GAI Atlantic Edge Gaithersburg Store, 8 US$ 99.00

Primary Care
Sat 16 Mar 2019
10:00 AM
60 minutes
Atlantic Edge Gaithersburg Store
Aed
Sat 16 Mar 2019
11:00 AM
60 minutes
Atlantic Edge Gaithersburg Store
Secondary Care
Sat 16 Mar 2019
12:00 PM
02 hours 00 minutes
Atlantic Edge Gaithersburg Store

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22 Jun 2019 EFR 062219 Juturna Springs, 8 US$ 99.00

Primary Care
Sat 22 Jun 2019
08:00 AM
60 minutes
Juturna Springs
Aed
Sat 22 Jun 2019
09:00 AM
60 minutes
Juturna Springs
Secondary Care
Sat 22 Jun 2019
10:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Juturna Springs

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20 Jul 2019 EFR 072019 Juturna Springs, 8 US$ 99.00

Primary Care
Sat 20 Jul 2019
08:00 AM
60 minutes
Juturna Springs
Aed
Sat 20 Jul 2019
09:00 AM
60 minutes
Juturna Springs
Secondary Care
Sat 20 Jul 2019
10:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Juturna Springs

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10 Aug 2019 EFR 081019 Juturna Springs, 8 US$ 99.00

Primary Care
Sat 10 Aug 2019
08:00 AM
60 minutes
Juturna Springs
Aed
Sat 10 Aug 2019
09:00 AM
60 minutes
Juturna Springs
Secondary Care
Sat 10 Aug 2019
10:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Juturna Springs

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21 Sep 2019 EFR 092119 Juturna Springs, 8 US$ 99.00

Primary Care
Sat 21 Sep 2019
08:00 AM
60 minutes
Juturna Springs
Aed
Sat 21 Sep 2019
09:00 AM
60 minutes
Juturna Springs
Secondary Care
Sat 21 Sep 2019
10:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Juturna Springs

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19 Oct 2019 EFR 101919 Juturna Springs, 8 US$ 99.00

Primary Care
Sat 19 Oct 2019
08:00 AM
60 minutes
Juturna Springs
Aed
Sat 19 Oct 2019
09:00 AM
60 minutes
Juturna Springs
Secondary Care
Sat 19 Oct 2019
10:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Juturna Springs

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