This program helps participants recognize and respond appropriately to cardiac, breathing and first aid emergencies. The courses in this program teach the knowledge and skills needed to give immediate care to an injured or ill person and to decide whether advanced medical care is needed. This course teaches participants how bloodborne pathogens are spread, how to avoid exposure and what to do if exposed to infectious material. This course helps to meet requirements of the OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standard. After taking this course, participants should talk with their employer about their workplace’s specific policies and procedures.
The two instructors, James & Christy Tucker, are an American Cross certified husband/wife team. James was formerly in the Air Force, is an EMT and a physical therapist. He has been an instructor & instructor trainer for the past 6 years. His wife, Christy, has been teaching CPR for 26 years.