Emergency First Response gives you the basic tools you need to perform CPR or first aid it is provided by the the Basic Life Support (BLS) Working Group of the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (ILCOR), the American Heart Association and the European Resuscitation Council. ILCOR itself is an international standards group representing most of the world's major resuscitation organizations. First aid and CPR are good skills for anyone involved in adventure sports – just in case. And, you need these skills for the PADI Rescue Diver course.
Emergency First Response is a PADI affiliate that specialises in teaching these lifesaving skills – and they’re for everyone, in the home and workplace, not just divers. The fun part about Emergency First Response training is learning serious medical emergency response skills in an upbeat, positive environment. You gain the confidence to help in an emergency situation.
To enroll in Emergency First Response courses, you must care about other people and want to be able to assist them in a medical emergency. There is no age limit as long as the student can comprehend the course material the course is open to all ages.
Included in your course fee is The Primary and Secondary Care Manual, a key ring size set of barriers and your certification fee.
Oceandivers will supply all manaquins, training defibrilators and bandages for use to practice with during your course.