11/1/20 First Aid for Parents and Caregivers (Hadley, MA)

First Aid

About this experience

This Basic First Aid course is designed for parents and caregivers. A great deal of emphasis is placed on understanding the nature of and therefore preventing risks and hazards.

Course Content

This First Aid course is designed to teach participants to prevent, recognize, and treat the following illnesses and injuries:

Compression-only CPR
Choking
Soft tissue injuries such as cuts, abrasions, and impaled objects
Head trauma
Fractures
Burns
Severe allergic reactions
Bites and stings
Heat exhaustion
Hypothermia
Frostbite
Infections

Please note, this is not a certification course.

This course will be held outdoors, under a canopy - please dress to be outside for 2 hours. We can fit 15 people under the canopy while maintaining 6 feet of distance in between each person. Please bring a mask, camp chair, writing surface, pen and notebook. Portable bathrooms will be available as will soap and water hand-wash stations.

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