Introduction to Emergencies for Lay Responders

A guide for Lay Responders in how to approach the scene of an Emergency
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  • Lectures 9
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 6/2014 English

Course Description

This course covers the steps each person must follow when approaching an emergency. The course will answer the questions of;

How to determine an emergency

How to enter an emergency scene safely

How to prioritize the injured

How to check the injured

How to employ an AED

What are the requirements?

  • Basic safety equipment (gloves and breathing barrier)

What am I going to get from this course?

  • How to determine an emergency
  • How to enter an emergency scene safely
  • How to prioritize the injured
  • How to check the injured

Who is the target audience?

  • Adults and children above twelve (12) years of age

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Section 1: Introduction to Emergencies for Lay Responders

Understanding how to recognize all emergencies and not just the obvious


A general definition for Lay Responder and how it fits into legal definitions for Good Samaritan Laws


Key reason why some people will not respond in an emergency, and explanation as to why they should be ignored


How to safely enter the emergency and how to be effective


How to Triage the injured


A step by step walk through from the initial emergency to checking the unconscious person


How the AED is used and its development timeline


Course summary

Addendum of changes for 2015

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Instructor Biography

Arthur Jackson, CEO Arthur Jackson CTC, Professor, Engineer, Attorney

Arthur Jackson is the CEO of Arthur Jackson CTC Inc. and has worked extensively in the medical field as a medical technician with doctors in neurology,and as a trainer in Health and safety. He is a retired attorney, from a successful law practice in Pennsylvania, college professor, who has served as chair of several colleges, and as a campus dean. His company educates students in over nine (9) countries globally.

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