Training

Basic First Responder Training Classes

Basic First Responder Training Classes

cprThese classes are designed to give your employees the confidence to respond to the victim of a medical emergency. Your employees will be shown what to do as a “First Person Responder” to help stabilize the victim, while waiting for the advanced help to arrive on the scene.

The following classes are taught at your location.

RESCUE MANAGEMENT ORIENTATION: RMO

This class prepares your employees to handle the most frequent type of emergency situations. As a broad category, these include emergencies where the victim is still breathing on his own whether conscious or unconscious. These emergencies account for over 95% of all medical emergencies which may be experienced at your business. This course will cover the following areas and may be tailored to your specific needs. Duration: 2 Hours

  • The IMPORTANCE of emergency oxygen for the breathing victim
  • Use of the Med-Alert Oxygen System
  • Understanding SHOCK and its’ effect on the victim
  • Management of SHOCK
  • Unconscious victim airway management
  • Risk Factors leading to possible Heart Attack / Nutritional health building diet/lifestyle to help reduce your chances of Heart Attack and other serious illnesses
  • Signs and symptoms of Heart Attack or Stroke
  • Response procedures for Heart Attack
  • or Stroke Victim
  • Steps to stop serious bleeding
  • CHOKING rescue procedures
  • Treatment of Burn Victims
  • Neck / Back Injury victim management
  • Electrocution, poisoning, drowning and others
  • Orderly response to a medical emergency

CARDIO-PULMONARY RESUSCITATION: CPR

This class will teach your employees to provide CPR to a victim who is NOT breathing and may have no pulse. This class includes the lecture data from the RMO class as well as a film on CPR techniques and personalized mannequin practice.  Certificates of completion will be issued upon successfully passing a practical mannequin test and a written test.
Duration: 4 Hours / Attendance: up to 20 persons max.

FIRST RESPONDER/First Aid : FRF

This class is designed to cover the contents and usage of the MIC First Responder/First Aid Kit. Various contents of this kit are used in almost every rescue which may take place at your business. The kit contains a CPR micro-shield, two pair of vinyl gloves plus items for eye injuries, severe cuts and bleeding, swelling, burns and more. The components are color coded for easy recognition and unitized for individual use.

Advanced Training Classes

Advanced Training Classes

adv-trainingThese “modules” may be added to the basic RMO/CPR classes already provided by MIC to you as a client or may be taught as separate sessions. The RMO or the CPR class may be a prerequisite to a separate stand alone session.

The following classes are taught at your location.

BLOODBORNE PATHOGEN : BBP

This class is designed to help your company comply with any applicable OSHA requirements as they may relate to emergency response or rescue by your employees. Your employees will be taught what to do in a rescue where body fluids are present. This course includes a film on Bloodborne Pathogen procedures and covers the following areas:

  • Definitions of Terms
  • Methods of Transmission
  • Use of Personal Protective Equipment
  • Record Keeping and Reporting
  • Universal Precautions
  • Exposure Control
  • Post Exposure Follow Up
  • Kit contents and usage

AUTOMATIC EXTERNAL DEFIBRILLATOR: A.E.D.

Your employee will be certified in the use of your AED in compliance with the Good Samaritan laws of many states. Your employees will learn the importance of your AED. The principle of early defibrillation and the chain of survival. They will also get an understanding of the automated analysis of cardiac rhythms plus training in the use of the AED in Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) emergencies. They will have “hands on” practice in eight possible scenarios.
CPR is a prerequisite and attendance is limited to 6 employees.

HAZARDOUS COMMUNICATIONS : HAZCOM

This class complies with applicable OSHA regulations including 29 CRF 1910.1200. Your employees will learn what makes a chemical hazardous, how to read various types of hazardous labels, how to read a Materials Safety Data Sheet (MSDS). Your employees will also learn safe work practices.
This course includes a film, overhead color slides and covers the following data:

  • Definitions of Terms
  • Health Hazardous and Health Risks
  • Types of Hazardous Labels
  • Record Keeping and Reporting
  • Safe Work Practices
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Physical Hazards of Chemicals
  • Reading and Understanding MSDS’s
Quality Assurance

Quality Assurance

Our programs are based on the same scientific guidelines and treatment recommendations used by the American Heart Association®, Inc., and the American Red Cross for course development and are substantially equivalent to their commercially available products.

MED-ALERT also monitors state laws and regulations relating to emergency medical training. This helps us ensure that MED-ALERT training classes and Instructors comply with all the training requirements and policies associated with providing emergency medical training in a particular state, for a particular industry, and to a particular audience.

Our Clients Say it Best

Our Clients Say it Best

Med-Alert serves such corporations as: The PGA Tour, American Golf, BSL Golf, Arvida, The Hyatt Corporation, Marriott Corporation, Doubletree Hotels, Wyndham Hotels, Omni Hotels, Holiday Inn, Embassy Suites, Hilton Hotels, Exxon, Texaco, Bristol Myers, Pfizer, Crum & Forster, Otis Elevator, and many other major law firms, accounting firms and hundreds of general businesses all over the country.

I can not tell how helpful, respectful and proactive this team is.

They went above an beyond our expectations!

Thanks so much for taking the time to schedule us so quickly, I would just like to say that your company has provided such amazing customer service/ support to date it has really blown me away (it is very rare in business today)

Med-Alert has Spanish instructors who can teach your employees our classes in Spanish ** Tell our class coordinator if you need Spanish instruction!

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