Thursday, 29 June 2017

Facts About First Aid Courses In Memphis And All Over

For certain professionals such as people working in daycare facilities, in schools, in restaurants and airlines, fire fighters, sports coaches, gym instructors, parents and of course the medical professionals should definitely undergo first aid training for being well-prepared in order to face any airway or cardiac emergency involving someone else effectively. The most important of all the first aid training programs is a CPR program. CPR is the acronym for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation which comprises of a series of chest compressions and rescue breathings. The procedures were mainly devised by the renowned American Heart Association in order for everyone to help out and revive a cardiac arrest victim which can be anyone from a stranger to your loved ones. For a good amount of training in the resuscitation procedures it is important that you choose a certified training center where you can receive training in the hands of expert instructors. If you are a resident of the Memphis region then sign up for a CPR program at the AHA accredited CPR Memphis.

If you are a healthcare professional you can sign up for any one of the Basic Life Support Memphis certification, Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification or the PALS certification programs. The general public can go for any one of the HeartSaver CPR and the HeartSaver First Aid courses. At the end of a particular training program expect to be awarded with an AHA certification which can prove to be highly beneficial for you. Important facts about First Aid training programs are:

      For any first aid training program that you may choose, see to it that CPR is one of the topics in the program. Proper application of the Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation techniques can revive a cardiac arrest or heart attack victim by enabling proper circulation of oxygenated blood in the victim's body. Apart from CPR the other things that would be taught to you in a first aid program are treating conditions like shock, poisoning, wounds, etc.

      You can go for either a classroom training program or an online course. But see to it that the courses are conducted by renowned organizations. American Heart Association conducts such online programs where at the end of a course you would be eligible for a certification provided you pass out a skills test and a written exam. You would have to appear for a skills test in any of the AHA accredited CPR training sites because no resuscitation program is complete without a skills test.

         Make sure to go for timely renewal classes for extending the validity of your CPR provider cards because the certifications provided by the American Heart Association are only valid for 2 years.

          A first aid training program would enable you in treating if not fully but at least stabilizing the condition of a victim until the arrival of emergency medical services.

So make yourself well-equipped in the indispensable life-saving procedures and other first aid techniques and contribute towards people's safety around you. For more related information feel free to call us on 901-438-4200

Thursday, 22 June 2017

ACLS Renewal Course At The AHA Accredited CPR Memphis

For advanced healthcare professionals or for medical professionals who are BLS or Basic Life Support certified it is important that you move on to the advanced CPR courses to gain some advanced knowledge in the indispensable life-saving procedures. The CPR procedures which is the acronym for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation procedures which comprises of chest compressions and rescue breathings were mainly devised by the American Heart Association with the sole aim to control the number of cardiac death cases worldwide. Proper application of the procedures has contributed hugely towards the survival rates in victims all over which highlights the effectiveness of the procedures and the importance for everyone to learn them. It is all the more essential that healthcare professionals are well-trained in the techniques because in the profession that they are in they are most likely to encounter such cardiac emergency situations a lot many times than the others. Your training site should be a good and reputed one such as in Memphis you can go for the AHA accredited CPR Memphis for a training program. The courses are conducted by certified instructors and the classes are conducted in small batches. There are programs for both healthcare professionals and the general public. The course conducted for advanced healthcare professionals are:

ACLS Or Advanced Cardiac Life Support- Advanced healthcare professionals such as physicians, nurses, paramedics, physician assistants, etc or any BLS certified professional can take this course. At the end of the program expect to gain an AHA ACLS certification with a validity for 2 years. At the end of the program you would require to sit for a written exam and a skills test and pass them for becoming eligible for an AHA certification. The course fee is 297$.

ACLS Renewal Program- Like we have mentioned earlier that the certification which you will receive will be having a validity for 2 years which means after two years of your card being issued it would lose its validity unless you sign up for a renewal program and renew your certification. The course would be conducted in the same way like the main one with instructors training students in a fun and lively manner. The topics would include managing of airways, reading ECG and emergency pharmacology. At the end of the program you would have to again go through both the exams and pass them to receive your certification. The course fee is 199$. The CPR Memphis ACLS Package includes 2 year ACLS provider card immediately after the class, Automated Reminder System which involves a reminder from our end to you so that you can go for the timely renewal program and re-certify yourself, housing of certification record with AHA, AHA certified ACLS written and skills test, course registration fee, ACLS course site and equipment fee and AHA instructor fee.

So enroll for an ACLS program today and move up the ladder of your profession by being ACLS certified. For more related information or for registration purposes feel free to get in touch with us which you can do by calling us on 901-438-4200.