This course provides an overview of First Aid and CPR techniques for Day Camp Monitors / Counselors. The course covers the skills necessary to preserve life, prevent further injuries, and care for the consequences of injury until more advanced medical personnel respond.

8 hour course
3 year certification in Child Care First Aid and CPR
Includes CPR Level A+
Includes Automated External Defibrillator (AED) and EpiPen certification
Conducted by a certified instructor.

Who should attend?

Any employee in the Day or Summer Camp field. No prerequisite is required.

How do I prepare?

You should dress comfortably (you will be practicing CPR on the floor).
Bring a pen for note taking.

What is taught?

The emergency scene
Disease transmission prevention
The unconscious victim
Obstructed airway in children and infants
CPR for children and infants
The use of a defibrillator and EpiPen
Bleeding and shock
Sudden illness (asthma, allergies, diabetes, epilepsy)
Poisonings, bites, and stings
Sprains, strains, and fractures
Heat and cold injuries

Materials supplied

Child Care First Aid and CPR Manual

Course cost:
Day Camp First Aid and CPR ($75)
Group prices also available.

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