Basic First Aid – Part 1 Online

Basic First Aid – Part 1 Online

Part 1 Online class for Basic First Aid for Child Care, Schools, and many other non-medical industry personnel. You will not receive certification until you finish a Part 2 In-Person class.

Lessons

Introduction to Basic First Aid

Length: 5 minutes

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Once again, this course is only Part 1 of a complete course that fulfills the Colorado Office of Early Childhood guidelines and requirements. You are required to complete a Part 2 in-person class to finish this course and receive a CPR/AED & Basic First Aid card. You can sign up for part 2 classes on [...]

The Basic First Aid Provider

Length: 7 minutesComplexity: Easy

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   You are required to watch the entire video. After the video you will take a brief quiz. In order to move on to the next section you must complete the quiz with a score of 100% by clicking the “Take Lesson Quiz” button below. Once you have finished answering the quiz questions, click the [...]

Protecting Yourself

Length: 9 minutesComplexity: Easy

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   You are required to watch the entire video. After the video you will take a brief quiz. In order to move on to the next section you must complete the quiz with a score of 100% by clicking the “Take Lesson Quiz” button below. Once you have finished answering the quiz questions, click the [...]

Legal Considerations

Length: 5 minutesComplexity: Easy

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Consent All people have the right to refuse medical care. Always ask a responsive person if they would like medical treatment. Implied Consent If the injured or sick person is unresponsive, it is assumed that the person would agree to your help. Abandonment Once you begin first aid, you must remain with the person until [...]

Emergency Plans

Length: 7 minutesComplexity: Standard

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Download the "When To Call 911" guide: Download the Guide Download Emergency Plan Logs & Drills: Download the Plan      You are required to watch the entire video. After the video you will take a brief quiz. In order to move on to the next section you must complete the quiz with a score [...]

Physical Assessment and Sudden Injuries

Length: 7 minutesComplexity: Easy

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If bleeding is found, it is your tip priority to control the bleeding. Applying direct pressure to the bleeding site is the standard method for controlling bleeding. If there is any heavy bleeding, activate EMS immediately. If direct pressure does not work, you have two other methods that may help. These methods are tourniquets or [...]

Head, Neck, or Back Injury

Length: 8 minutesComplexity: Easy

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A significant traumatic blow to the body can cause a spinal cord injury. Temporary or permanent paralysis can result A loss of breathing may result from this paralysis Movement of the spine may cause more injury Don’t move the victim if you suspect a spinal injury Spinal Injury Suspect a spinal injury when the following [...]

Sprains, Strains, Fractures, and Dislocations

Length: 5 minutesComplexity: Standard

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   You are required to watch the entire video. After the video you will take a brief quiz. In order to move on to the next section you must complete the quiz with a score of 100% by clicking the “Take Lesson Quiz” button below. Once you have finished answering the quiz questions, click the [...]

Burns

Length: 7 minutesComplexity: Easy

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Thermal Burns Thermal burns are commonly caused by flames, hot liquids, and/or hot objects. Some burns can be caused by radiant heat or prolonged exposure to the sun. The severity of the burn is defined by depth and surface size. Severe burns require special care. When a major burn occurs, activate EMS. Expose the burn [...]

Minor Injuries

Length: 10 minutesComplexity: Easy

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Nosebleed To treat a nosebleed, have the injured person sit up straight with their head tilted forward. Pinch the soft part of the nose with the thumb and index finger and hold for about ten minutes. If the nose continues to bleed or you see signs of shock, activate EMS. Injured Tooth If a tooth [...]

Sudden Illness

Length: 14 minutesComplexity: Easy

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Regardless of the cause, an altered mental status can be a sign of more serious problems. Activate EMS Place the individual in a comfortable position Do you best to keep the individual calm If responsiveness diminishes, place the individual in a recovery position Reassess regularly until EMS arrives Fainting Fainting is a momentary lose of [...]

Breathing Difficulty, Shortness of Breath

Length: 7 minutesComplexity: Easy

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Asthma and Inhalers Asthma is a serious condition in which something triggers a physical reaction in the lungs making it difficult to breathe. Quick-relief medications, delivered with an inhaler, work quickly to control asthma symptoms. If symptoms get worse or there is no response to medications, activate EMS. Severe Allergic Reaction A severe allergic reaction, [...]

Poisoning

Length: 6 minutesComplexity: Easy

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Ingested Poisoning The most common form of poisoning is by ingestion. Children under 6 years account for over half of all poisonings. If you suspect ingested poisoning, activate EMS immediately, then call Poison Control at 1-800-222-1222. Inhaled Poisoning Inhaled poisoning occurs when a harmful substance is breathed in. If you suspect inhaled poisoning, immediately move [...]

Environmental Emergencies

Length: 7 minutesComplexity: Easy

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Heat Exhaustion Heat exhaustion typically occurs due to a rise in internal body temperature and dehydration. Although not immediately serious, without treatment heat exhaustion can lead to heat stroke, a life-threatening condition. Heat Stroke Heat stroke is a condition in which the body temperature rises due to the body's natural cooling systems being overwhelmed due [...]

Bites and Stings

Length: 12 minutesComplexity: Standard

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     You are required to watch the entire video. At the end of this lesson, be sure to click the "Complete Lesson" button to move on to the next lesson.   Access our Help section if you have any questions navigating the course. If you have questions with the material while taking the [...]

Emotional Considerations

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   You are required to watch the entire video. At the end of this lesson, be sure to click the "Complete Lesson" button to move on to the next lesson.   Access our Help section if you have any questions navigating the course. If you have questions with the material while taking the course [...]

Basic First Aid – Final Exam

Length: 20 minutesComplexity: Hard

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Now to put together everything that you have learned up to this point. In order to move on to the next section you must complete the final exam quiz with a score of at least 70% by clicking the “Take Lesson Quiz” button below. Once you have finished answering the quiz questions, click the "Complete Quiz" [...]

Basic First Aid – Conclusion & Resources

Length: 10 minutesComplexity: Standard

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It is very important that you read through ALL the information on this page. If you have any questions regarding the material presented, do not hesitate to contact us via Live Chat at the bottom-right of your screen, or by calling us at 720-605-0605 Access our Help section if you have any questions navigating the course.   [...]