There are no upcoming classes scheduled for this course.
This class will cover the basics of CPR and emergency resuscitation, including the use of AEDs (Automatic Electronic Defibrillators), breathing bags and other gear. It will also cover trauma medicine such as the use of tourniquets and pressure bandages as well as other first aid topics.
The instructor for the class is Geoff Fahringer. Geoff is a veteran Collier County Sheriff’s Deputy and helped set the statewide SWAT Medic program, which placed EMT’s on high-risk police tactical teams in order to provide emergency medicine as soon as possible. He is a certified Medic First Aid, CPR, AED, Bloodborne Pathogens and O2 provider instructor well as an American Heart Assoc CPR, AED First Aid instructor.
The class will be hands-on with CPR training dummies as well as practice AEDs and tourniquets. You will be encouraged to practice the techniques taught on the training dummy, which will require kneeling down and some light physical exertion.
Basic Life Support, CPR / AED (First Aid for Lay Rescuers), Medical Other
You will be encouraged to practice the techniques taught on the training dummy, which will require kneeling down and some light physical exertion.