care training

Primary Care

The primary care portion of the training prepares you to render aid to adults with a life threatening emergency, and covers all aspects of:

  • Scene Assessment
  • Communicable Disease Protection, including barrier use
  • Primary Assessment
  • Rescue Breathing
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, or CPR
  • Conscious and Unconscious Obstructed Airway Management
  • Serious Bleeding
  • Shock Management
  • Spinal Injury Management

Secondary Care

The secondary care section, focuses on developing your knowledge and skills, so that you can offer first aid when emergency services are delayed or unavailable, or when the individual is able to independently seek subsequent medical assistance.  The course covers:

  • Injury Assessment
  • Illness Assessment
  • Bandaging
  • Splinting for Dislocations and Fractures

Additionally, with guidance from your instructor, and reference to the comprehensive student manual, you’ll study a wide range of injuries and illnesses, and their respective signs and symptoms.