CPR, AED, and Basic First Aid

Recertification classes require proof that your certification has not been expired for more than 14 days.

The Pediatric First Aid, CPR and AED meets the City of Boise, Idaho STARS, and the Idaho State Childcare CPR (ICCP) requirements.

CPR, AED, and Basic First Aid  helps develop basic first aid knowledge, skills, and the confidence to respond. CPR, AED, and Basic First Aid combination training is an excellent choice for both the community and workplace setting.

 Who should take this course?

Individuals who require or desire CPR, AED, and first aid knowledge and skills; including emergency response teams in business and industry, school bus drivers, adult residential care personnel, child care workers, teachers, parents, and babysitters.

Legal Considerations• CPR and AED AlgorithmMinor Burns
• Recognizing an Emergency• ChokingCritical Burns
• Deciding to Help• Primary AssessmentChemical Burns
• Personal Safety• Secondary AssessmentElectrical Burns
• Emergency Medical Services (EMS)• Ongoing AssessmentAltered Mental Status
• Unresponsive and Not Breathing—CPRPain, Severe Pressure, or Discomfort in the ChestBreathing Difficulty, Shortness of Breath
• Sudden Cardiac ArrestInternal BleedingControl of Bleeding
• Early DefibrillationManaging ShockSevere Abdominal Pain
• Chain of SurvivalAmputationIngested Poison
• Chain of Survival for ChildrenImpaled ObjectInhaled Poison
• Chest CompressionsOpen Chest InjurySnakebites
• Rescue Breaths – CPR MaskOpen Abdominal InjurySpider Bites
• Rescue Breaths – CPR ShieldHead, Neck, or Back InjuryStinging Insects
• Unresponsive and Breathing—Recovery PositionBrain InjuryTick Bites
Swollen, Painful, Deformed LimbMarine Animal Stings
Respiratory and Circulatory SystemsImpaled Object in the EyeHuman and Animal Bites
• Basic AED OperationChemicals in the EyeHeat/Cold Emergencies
• AEDs and ChildrenNosebleedEmergency Moves
• AEDs—TroubleshootingInjured ToothEmotional Considerations

“Safe practices at work, home, and play can prevent many injuries, illnesses, and deaths. However, once injury or sudden illness has occurred, effective first aid can make the difference between a rapid or prolonged recovery, a temporary or permanent disability, and even life or death”