PRT256 – 16.00 Hours

Course Description

CPR TrainingThe Medic First Aid and CPR Instructor course will qualify attendees to provide training in the application and use of First Aid, CPR, and Automated External Defibrillators on both adults and children in addition to providing information on preventing disease from blood borne pathogens. Participants will be provided all materials needed for instruction and will be taught to use lifesaving skills to include the proper use of CPR and first aid procedures.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

TEEX Licensing Requirements

In order to successfully complete this course, participants are required to demonstrate proficiency during all practice session CPR and first aid application scenarios.

Attendance Requirements

Class attendance is an essential part of the education process and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 100% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements, for example a field exercise that cannot be missed.

Topics

  • Automated External Defibrillators (AED) – Adult and Infant
  • Bloodborne pathogens
  • Infant Skills (CPR) and Child Skills (AED/CPR)
  • Medic First Aid/Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

Suggested Audience

  • EHS professionals
  • Hospital and healthcare managers
  • Department heads, directors, assistant directors, and senior medical staff
  • Public health/health department personnel
  • Local emergency management personnel
  • First responders
  • Others interested in teaching Medic First Aid and CPR awareness level training

Government Programs

Contact Information

Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center
Phone: (979) 458-9188 | Toll-Free: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811
Email: itsi@teex.tamu.edu

Working with TEEX, Nueces County has made dramatic improvements in reducing the incidence and cost of Worker’s Compensation claims.

— Manuel Tagle, Nueces County, Texas
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