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Self-serve Red Cross First Aid apps for your phone & emergency training courses

July 1 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm UTC-7

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Preventative First Aid training courses and online emergency Red Cross apps are available to download to your phone, including a pet care app. Just a gentle reminder – this is an awareness building, self-serve event.

Be smart. Be prepared. It can save someone you are out on the trail with, or it can help you help yourself in event of an emergency:

-what should you carry in your trail pack?
-how much water should you consume prior to and during an outing?
-how do you recognize if your trail partner is combative, or suffers from heat stroke?
-how can you brace your knee/leg/arm/neck injury with things you find around you in an emergency event? (my sling pack is my go-to)
-how do you perform CPR w/o mouth to mouth resuscitation (new Red Cross rules due to covid)?

Just tons of good info in the courses.

These online courses will prepare you to recognize and care for a variety of emergencies. If you’re taking this course to meet OSHA requirements, please check with your workplace to determine if this online-only course is acceptable. The course features award-winning simulation learning an interactive experience where you will respond to real-world emergencies in a virtual setting to help prepare you to recognize and respond to first aid, breathing and cardiac emergencies involving adults, children and infants. This course requires a PC or tablet with a high speed Internet connection. This course is not supported on smartphones. This course does not work with Internet Explorer. Allow approximately 2 hours 45 minutes to complete the course.

Please check the schedule and sign up for any course/date that you prefer.
Mobile First Aid app (please note there are first aid apps for pets also):

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