CPR and First Aid Training Dallas Texas

Course Outline

BLS – Basic Life Support (healthcare providers)

BLS course at Texas CPR

  • Chain of Survival
  • BLS for Adults
  • BLS Sequence
  • Compressions
  • Breathing (Using a pocket mask and BVM – Bag Valve Mask)
  • Adult 2-Rescuer
  • AED (Automated External Defibrillator)
  • Team Dynamics
  • BLS for Children
  • BLS Sequence
  • Compressions
  • Breathing (Using a pocket mask and BVM – Bag Valve Mask)
  • Child 2-Rescuer
  • AED (Automated External Defibrillator)
  • BLS for Infants
  • Compressions
  • Breaths (Using a BVM – Bag Valve Mask)
  • Infant 2-Rescuer
  • Automated External Defibrillator for Infants and children less than 8 years of age
  • CPR with an Advanced Airway
  • Rescue Breaths
  • Mouth-to-Mouth Breathing
  • Opioid-Associated Life-Threatening Emergencies
  • Choking for all ages

Heartsaver CPR/AED (non-healthcare providers)

Heartsaver CPR AED
Heartsaver CPR AED

Adult CPR AED

  • Scene Safety and Assessment
  • Chest Compressions
  • Giving Breaths (Mouth-to-Mouth)
  • Giving Breaths (With a Mask)
  • Use an AED
  • Putting It All Together
  • Help From Others
  • Adult CPR AED Summary
  • Naloxone
  • Adult Choking
  • Course Conclusion

Child CPR AED

  • Scene Safety and Assessment
  • Chest Compressions
  • Giving Breaths (Mouth-to-Mouth)
  • Giving Breaths (With a Mask)
  • Use an AED
  • Putting It All Together
  • Help From Others
  • Child CPR AED Summary
  • Child Choking
  • Course Conclusion

Infant CPR

  • Scene Safety and Assessment
  • Chest Compressions
  • Giving Breaths (Mouth-To-Mouth)
  • Giving Breaths (With A Mask)
  • Putting It All Together
  • Infant CPR Summary
  • Infant Choking
  • Course Conclusion

Heartsaver Adult First Aid 

Heartsaver First Aid CPR Duties, Roles, and Responsibilities of First Aid Rescuers

  • Your Role in the EMS System
  • Deciding to Provide First Aid
  • Asking to Give First Aid
  • Maintaining the First Aid Kit
  • Good Samaritan Laws
  • Key Steps of First Aid
  • Questions for Assessing the Scene
  • When to Phone for Help
  • How to Phone for Help
  • Who Should Phone for Help
  • Follow The Dispatcher’s Instructions
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Actions for Universal Precautions
  • Actions for Exposure to Blood
  • Actions for Removing Protective Gloves
  • Good Hygiene and Washing Hands
  • Actions for Finding the Problem
  • Moving and Ill or Injured Person
  • Protecting the Persons Privacy

Medical Emergencies

  • Breathing Problems
  • Actions for Assembling and Using Inhalers
  • Actions for Helping Someone With Breathing Problems
  • The Choking Sign
  • How to Help Someone With a Severe Airway Block
  • How to Help a Choking Pregnant Woman or Large Adult or Child
  • How to Help When a choking Person Becomes Unresponsive
  • Allergic Reactions
  • Mild vs Severe Allergic Reaction
  • How to Use an Epinephrine Pen
  • Difference Between Heart Attack and Cardiac Arrest
  • Fainting
  • Diabetes and Low Blood Sugar
  • Stroke
  • Seizure

Injury Emergencies

  • Bleeding
  • Tourniquets
  • Wounds
  • Nosebleeds
  • Tooth Injury
  • Eye Injury
  • Penetrating or Puncturing Injury
  • Amputation
  • Internal Bleeding
  • Head, Neck and Spinal Injuries
  • Broken Bones and Sprains
  • Actions to Apply a Splint
  • Burns and Electrical Injuries

Environmental Emergencies

  • Bites and Stings
  • Snake Bites
  • Bee Stings
  • Spider and Scorpion
  • Heat Related Emergencies
  • Heat Cramps
  • Heat Exhaustion
  • Heat Stroke
  • Cold Related Emergencies
  • Frostbite
  • Hypothermia
  • Poison Emergencies

Heartsaver Pediatric First AidHeartsaver Pediatric CPR and First Aid

  • Duties, Roles, and Responsibilities of the First Aid Rescuer
  • Your Role as a First Aid Rescuer
  • First Aid Action Plans
  • Confidentiality
  • Good Samaritan Laws
  • 4 Key Steps of Pediatric First Aid
  • Phoning for Help
  • Universal Precautions
  • Exposure to Blood or Other Body Fluids
  • Removing Gloves
  • Washing Hands
  • How Children Act When Something is Wrong
  • Interacting With an Ill or Injured Child
  • Know When to Phone 911
  • Finding the Problem
  • What to Do If You Suspect Child Abuse

Illnesses and Injuries

  • External Bleeding
  • Dressing vs Bandage
  • When to Call 911
  • Bleeding Control
  • Use a Tourniquet
  • Shock
  • Internal Bleeding
  • Burns and Electrical Injuries
  • Allergic Reactions
  • Using an Epinephrine Pen
  • Asthma
  • Steps to Assemble and Use an Inhaler
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes and Low Blood Sugar
  • Heat Related Emergencies
  • Heat Cramps
  • Heat Exhaustion
  • Heat Stroke
  • Cold Related Emergencies
  • Frostbite
  • Drowning
  • Amputations
  • Bites and Stings
  • Snakebites
  • Bee Stings, Insect, and Spider Bites
  • Tick Bites
  • Marine Bites and Stings
  • Broke Bones, Sprains, and Bruises
  • Splinting
  • Eye Injuries
  • Nose Bleeds
  • Fainting
  • Fever
  • Head, Neck, and Spinal Injuries
  • Concussion
  • Penetrating and Puncturing Injuries
  • Poison Emergencies
  • Seizure
  • Mouth and Cheek Injuries
  • Tooth Injuries
  • Splinters