Thursday, March 12th
Advanced First Aid Inc. will be leading us in a refresher course on bystander hands-only CPR/AED Training at St. Patrick.
9-10:30am OR 6:30-8pm
Don’t wait for the Help, Be the Help!
When cardiac arrest strikes every second counts. You don’t have time to wait for trained professionals to arrive. The chance of a victim surviving sudden cardiac is 90% if they receive a shock in the first minute of the onset. Trained volunteers can be the difference between life and death.
Participants will learn:
- the difference between heart attack and cardiac arrest
- to identify cardiac arrest
- how to do chest compressions or refresh your memory and why rescue breaths are no longer advised
- how to operate and when to use an AED device and where it’s located
*Please note that this is not a re-certification class however each participant will receive a training course completion AFA Card
Please register (FREE OF CHARGE) on the form- Open to everyone interested and highly recommended to catechists and ushers.
Registration Deadline is Thursday, March 5th