Basic First Aid Renewal Course

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First Aid Renewal Course Overview

First Aid recertification is a great way to update the necessary skills to save lives in an emergency. This high-quality and flexible training class will update your skills in managing different types of emergencies, including burns, strokes, and seizures in children and adults. The skills session is not required, and the certificate will be valid for one year. So if you're ready, all you need to do is enroll.

You can register and update your initial certification in just minutes and a few short hours. Most people complete the first aid renewal class in just a fraction of the time, making it one of the most convenient options possible.

Get your first aid certificate today, and be prepared to handle unexpected medical emergencies!

Who needs First Aid Recertification?

Anyone who has already taken a First Aid course, and the certification is about to expire should attend a First Aid renewal class to maintain the certification. The specific time frame may vary depending on the course type, the area's regulations, and the certifying organization.

Professionals Who Choose Our First Aid Renewal Program

  • Hotel Staff including front desk
  • School Teachers
  • Forestry
  • Workplace Emergency Response Team
  • Pilots
  • Adult Foster Care
  • CMAs
  • Restaurant Staff
  • Home Health Care Aids
  • School Coaches
  • Construction Workers
  • Manufacturing
  • Transportation
  • Electricians
  • Security Personnel
$24.95
 $19.99
Save $5
Rated 4.9/5 by Our Customers
Quick Look at Certification
Validity
2 Years
Modules
11
Training
Free
Wallet Cards
Free
Duration
30
AHA & ECC
Compliant
Exam Attempts
Unlimited
Cert. & Card
Free
Download
Continue Checkout

Online First Aid Renewal Course Outline

This Basic First Aid recertification course follows the most recent Emergency Cardiovascular Care/ILCOR guidelines and is widely recognized. This online training program is tailored for individuals refreshing their Basic First Aid certification. It covers fundamental First Aid protocols for addressing medical situations, such as choking, heart attack, and various forms of poisoning, as well as dealing with traumas in community or workplace settings. Upon completion, you will be knowledgeable in how to appropriately respond to emergencies.

Online First Aid Renewal Course includes:

Good Samaritan Law and Chain of Survival: In this section, you will learn about Good Samaritan Laws, which offer legal protection to bystanders who volunteer to help someone in need of emergency medical care. You will also learn the steps that make up the Chain of Survival, which is the recommended way to intervene if someone suffers cardiac arrest. Following these steps has been proven to increase the victim's chances of survival.

Universal Precautions: Protecting yourself is of the utmost importance when providing medical care to emergency victims. This section will cover universal practices and ways to protect you and prevent the spread of diseases. Proper hand hygiene after touching potentially infectious materials and using PPEs such as gloves, face masks, and gowns, among others, to prevent exposure to contagious contaminants in body fluids like saliva and blood will be covered.

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation: This section will teach you how to administer CPR to different age groups (infants, Children, and Adults) in different scenarios. The CPR section will also teach CPR protocol for single and two rescuers.

Emergency Action Steps: Different medical emergencies require different action plans to manage the situation and preserve lives. This topic will explore various emergencies and the corresponding actions. Emergency management includes steps like preventing the incident from happening and being prepared to handle the situation.

Conscious and Unconscious Choking: This section highlights conscious and unconscious choking in adult victims and its treatment. It further explains choking as a severe health risk in infant and child victims and their emergency treatment protocols.

Bleeding control: Learning to control bleeding is essential in an emergency situation. Uncontrolled bleeding can lead to death. Therefore, the priority when dealing with uncontrolled bleeding is to stop blood flow. This can be done by applying pressure to the wound of the injured person with a clean cloth.

Types of Shocks: This course section will cover the different kinds of shock and how to respond during such emergencies. For example, anaphylactic shock, caused by allergic reactions, and septic shock, brought about by infections.

Types of Burns: This course section will teach you about the various types of burns, including electrical, radiation, chemical, and thermal burns.

Types of Poisoning: This section will teach you about the common types of poisoning, including food poisoning, alcohol poisoning, carbon monoxide poisoning, sun poisoning, plant poisoning, and chemical poisoning.

Muscle Injuries: This section will teach you about types of muscle injuries and sprains caused by fast and intense muscle contraction. Muscle injuries can occur due to accidents like falling or activities like athletics.

Broken Bones/Fractures: This section covers how fractures happen, including complete and partial ones. It will include types like Stress fracture, Oblique fracture, Transverse fracture, Comminuted fracture, Greenstick fracture, Pathologic fracture, Stable fracture, Open fracture, Spiral fracture, Avulsion fracture, Compression fracture, and Impacted fracture.

Sudden Illness: Sudden illness can occur when a person's health deteriorates unexpectedly. These situations require emergency medical attention to save a life and restore the person's good health. Some examples of sudden illnesses are heart attacks, seizures, comas, strokes, and fainting.

Stroke: This section will teach you about types of strokes, their causes, symptoms, and first aid treatment. It also covers tips on how to prevent strokes.

Seizures: Seizures are caused by an abrupt electrical disturbance in the brain. This section will teach you more about how seizures are classified and when to see a doctor.

Heat-related Illnesses: This course section will cover more heart-related illnesses, which affect the heart's ability to work usually. Numerous heart complications are collectively referred to as heart-related illnesses.

Frostbite and Hypothermia: This topic will cover the symptoms of hypothermia and frostbite, who is at high risk of being affected, and most importantly, what to do in such incidences.

Automated External Defibrillator: This section will educate you on how to use an Automated External Defibrillator to revive someone who has just suffered cardiac arrest. The AED will analyze the victim's heart rhythm and only press the "Shock" button if necessary.

Upon successful completion of the training materials and passing the First Aid exam, you may download a PDF version of your first aid certificate of completion as instant proof. Print this PDF card for use until your official completion card arrives by mail.

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Browse through our frequently asked questions to learn more about our courses. Our support team is always standing by for further assistance and questions

Q. What is First Aid?

First aid is the medical treatment provided to an injured person before medical help is sought from a doctor or other health care professional. First aid can be given for minor health conditions and can also be administered for severe problems to increase the chances of survival until more advanced care is available. You can learn first aid online at your own pace and be prepared to respond to various emergency medical situations that may arise. Knowing how to administer first aid can potentially save a life.

Q. Why is it Important to Learn First Aid?

Accidents and medical emergencies can happen anywhere and at any time, and atraining program can save lives, prevent further injuries, and comfort the injured person. Taking a first aid certification class gives you the confidence to handle medical emergencies and ensures the safety of your family and loved ones. Organizations and training centers provide varied learning styles, such as in-person classroom training, hands-on skills sessions, blended learning, and online training, with materials available online for study at your own pace.

Q. How does First Aid recertification work?

You can easily renew your First Aid certification by registering for a blended learning course, which combines online study and an in-person classroom training program. Alternatively, an online recertification course is also available to enable you to update your lifesaving skills and fulfill all training requirements in a few simple steps. Get started today and equip yourself with the essential knowledge and lifesaving skills needed to respond to first aid emergencies effectively.

Q. Is online First Aid classes an approved way to earn a certification?

es. Online courses are approved and are a more efficient way to earn a valid certification. We have certified tens of thousands of students online, including nurses, dentists, physicians, teachers, industrial workers, medical professionals, and other professionals.

After successful completion, you will receive a digital certificate instantly as proof of completing the online recertification course. Your actual certification card will be delivered by mail.

Q. Why take your First Aid recertification course online?

Online First Aid recertification provides a convenient way to get the necessary training in a flexible and time-efficient way. It grants access to video demonstrations and modules to gain an in-depth understanding of the material, with no need for travel expenses or taking time off work. After successful completion of the class, you can access your certification card, valid for another year, and other training materials easily via your online account.

Q. How is the First Aid recertification exam?

The First Aid renewal exam features 20 multiple-choice questions with a 1-point value each. You have unlimited tries to pass the exam for no additional cost. Also, some Healthcare providers have significant experience and knowledge and prefer to review the latest AHA guidelines changes and directly jump to the test.

Q. Do you offer group discounts or affiliation options?

Yes. We offer discount packages designed to meet large and small groups' needs. In addition, we can customize a group account package that best suits your organization's needs, from ten members to ten thousand members.

Group accounts involve a simple setup process and the same quality customer service given to all our students. In addition, group members have the same access to our materials as individual students. Group accounts are available for student use as soon as 24 hours after start-up.

Contact us directly for information about group rates, discounts, and specials.