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Your training foundation for helping infants and children. Version 6.0 of MEDIC FIRST AID's PediatricPlus CPR, AED, and First Aid for Children, Infants, and Adults provides an ideal training solution for schools, childcare providers, youth sports coaches, and others required to learn how to respond to medical emergencies involving children.

Updated to reflect the newest guidelines for CPR, the use of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED), and first aid, this versatile program offers treatment guidelines for all ages. Course materials include optional child care topics to help meet child care training requirements.

This course also meets the state EMSA guidelines for childcare providers (8 Hours). If your facility has an AED, the PediatricPlus instructor will provide information and practice on your AED.

Intended Audience

  • Child Day Care Providers
  • School Personnel
  • Bus Drivers
  • Youth Sports Coaches

Instructor Materials

  • Pediatric Training Programs Video or DVD
  • Pediatric Training Programs Instructor Guide

Student Materials
PediatricPlus Student Pack, including:

  • Student Guide
  • Wallet Skill Guide
  • Successful Completion Card

Hands-on Skill Practice

Students will practice essential skills in small group practices and can also apply those skills in optional scenario-based practices.

Recognized Certifcation Period

Up to 2 years

Evaluation Method

Students are evaluated through Instructor observation of the reasonable performance of skills. Performance and written evaluations are available and optional for use.

 

Course Segments

  • Emergency First Aid Care
  • Children and Emergencies
  • Recognizing an Emergency
  • Deciding to Help
  • Personal Safety
  • Using Barriers
  • Assessing for Response
  • Mechanism for Spinal Injury
  • Activating Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
  • Basic Life-Supporting Skills
  • Airway – Head-Tilt, Chin-Lift
  • Clearing the Airway – Log Roll
  • Protecting the Airway – Recovery Position
  • Breathing – Ventilations Mask/Shield
  • Circulation – Chest Compressions
  • Initial Assessment
  • Unresponsive Patient
  • CPR for Cardiac Arrest
  • Infant CPR
  • Sudden Cardiac Arrest – Using an AED (Optional)
  • Bare, Prepare, and Place Pads (Optional)
  • Basic AED Operation (Optional)
  • Troubleshooting Messages (Optional)
  • Other AED Considerations (Optional)
  • Control of Bleeding
  • Managing Shock
  • Foreign Body Airway Obstruction
  • Infant Foreign Body Airway Obstruction
  • Ongoing Assessment
  • Warning Signs of Serious Illness
  • Altered Level of Responsiveness
  • Pain, Severe Pressure, or Discomfort in Chest
  • Breathing Difficulty, Shortness of Breath
  • Severe Abdominal Pain
  • Mechanism for Significant Injury
  • Swollen, Painful, Deformed Limb
  • Specific First Aid Problems
  • Moving Patients
  • Emotional Impact of Providing First Aid Care

Only Palo Alto Medical Foundation (PAMF) staff with direct patient care responsibilities (clinical care team) are permitted to register/attend.

Any changes, comments or requests must be directed to us by email or phone and not through the registration form.  Registration forms are autogenerated and not actionable.

Please register with your legal name.  The name you register with will be on your completion card.  There is a $25 charge for card replacement.

REQUIRED INFORMATION: Please put your EMPLOYEE ID NUMBER after your last name, in the Last Name field.

Must bring PAMF picture ID for verification by Instructor. 

Class is intended for renewal of current BLS certification.

Only eligible to register for one (1) class date.

Must bring current BLS Provider card to class.

Please be advised that a class will be cancelled if there are less than 8 registered students.

Must contact Health Education Services office to cancel or reschedule.

No Shows are subject to disciplinary action via PAMF HR Department.

PAMF and Sequoia BLS Recertification classes:

If you need to cancel or transfer to another class, please do so no later than 4 days prior to your class.  Thank you!

 

BLS

The Basic Life Support (BLS) Providers Course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. This course is classroom based and requires a minimum of 8 participants.  

Course Format

  • Classroom-based (instructor and video, with skills conducted throughout).

Course Content

  • Adult, child rescue breathing
  • Adult, child CPR/AED – 1 Rescuer
  • Adult, child CPR/AED – 2 Rescuers
  • Adult, child relief of choking
  • Adult, child bag-mask use
  • Infant rescue breathing
  • Infant CPR
  • Infant relief of choking
  • Infant bag-mask use

Features

  • Course uses learning stations for practice of essential skills
  • Students engage in simulated clinical scenarios that encourage active, hands-on participation
  • Hands-on class format reinforces skills proficiency
  • Classroom format is ideal for learners who prefer group interaction and instructor feedback while learning skills
  • Student CD contains supplemental information on topics such as stroke, cardiac arrest, and special resuscitation situations

 

 

Sequoia Hospital/Dignity Health employees may register for this course

Must contact Health Education Services office to cancel or reschedule.

Sequoia Hospital employees must bring picture ID for verification by Instructor. 

BLS

The Basic Life Support (BLS) Providers Course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. This course is classroom based and requires a minimum of 4 participants.  

Course Format

  • Classroom-based (instructor and video, with skills conducted throughout).

Course Content

  • Adult, child rescue breathing
  • Adult, child CPR/AED – 1 Rescuer
  • Adult, child CPR/AED – 2 Rescuers
  • Adult, child relief of choking
  • Adult, child bag-mask use
  • Infant rescue breathing
  • Infant CPR
  • Infant relief of choking
  • Infant bag-mask use

Features

  • Course uses learning stations for practice of essential skills
  • Students engage in simulated clinical scenarios that encourage active, hands-on participation
  • Hands-on class format reinforces skills proficiency
  • Classroom format is ideal for learners who prefer group interaction and instructor feedback while learning skills
  • Student CD contains supplemental information on topics such as stroke, cardiac arrest, and special resuscitation situations

Certification

American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers Course Completion Card is valid for two years.  In the classroom, students engage in simulated clinical scenarios and learning stations. Students work with an American Heart Association BLS Instructor to complete BLS skills practice and skills testing. Students also complete a written exam.

 

Class Locations

Health Education Services offers our CPR, AED, First-Aid and Workplace Health and Safety training classes in multiple locations throughout the San Francisco Bay Area.  Headquartered in San Carlos, California, we offer custom on-site training at our client's locations throughout the peninsula, south bay, and east bay including: Menlo Park; Redwood City; Foster City; San Mateo; Belmont; Burlingame; Palo Alto; Mountain View; Los Altos; Los Altos Hills; Hillsborough; Woodside; Atherton; San Jose; Santa Clara; Fremont - and beyond.  We are happy to arrange for training at your business, using your facilities, to encourage participation from your employees and reduce the logistical impact on your organization.  Contact us today to discuss our custom CPR, AED, First Aid and Safety training!  650-321-6500

Must contact Health Education Services office to cancel or reschedule.

BLS

The Basic Life Support (BLS) Providers Course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. This course is classroom based and requires a minimum of 4 participants.  

Course Format
Classroom-based (instructor and video, with skills conducted throughout).
Course Content
Adult, child rescue breathing
Adult, child CPR/AED – 1 Rescuer
Adult, child CPR/AED – 2 Rescuers
Adult, child relief of choking
Adult, child bag-mask use
Infant rescue breathing
Infant CPR
Infant relief of choking
Infant bag-mask use
Features
Course uses learning stations for practice of essential skills
Students engage in simulated clinical scenarios that encourage active, hands-on participation
Hands-on class format reinforces skills proficiency
Classroom format is ideal for learners who prefer group interaction and instructor feedback while learning skills
Student CD contains supplemental information on topics such as stroke, cardiac arrest, and special resuscitation situations
Certification
American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers Course Completion Card is valid for two years.  In the classroom, students engage in simulated clinical scenarios and learning stations. Students work with an American Heart Association BLS Instructor to complete BLS skills practice and skills testing. Students also complete a written exam.

 

Class Locations
Health Education Services offers our CPR, AED, First-Aid and Workplace Health and Safety training classes in multiple locations throughout the San Francisco Bay Area.  Headquartered in San Carlos, California, we offer custom on-site training at our client's locations throughout the peninsula, south bay, and east bay including: Menlo Park; Redwood City; Foster City; San Mateo; Belmont; Burlingame; Palo Alto; Mountain View; Los Altos; Los Altos Hills; Hillsborough; Woodside; Atherton; San Jose; Santa Clara; Fremont - and beyond.  We are happy to arrange for training at your business, using your facilities, to encourage participation from your employees and reduce the logistical impact on your organization.  Contact us today to discuss our custom CPR, AED, First Aid and Safety training!  650-321-6500

Please Note:

You are registering for the WAITLIST for this class. You are not scheduled to take this class.  Should there be cancellations you will be contacted, thank you.

 

Only Palo Alto Medical Foundation (PAMF) staff with direct patient care responsibilities (clinical care team) are permitted to register/attend.

REQUIRED INFORMATION: EMPLOYEE ID NUMBER 

Please bring PAMF picture ID for verification by Instructor. 

Please register with your legal name.  The name you register with will be on your completion card. There is a $25 charge for card replacement.

REQUIRED INFORMATION: Please put your EMPLOYEE ID NUMBER after your last name, in the Last Name field.

Class is intended for renewal of current BLS certification.

Only eligible to register for one (1) class date.

Must bring current BLS Provider card to class.

Please be advised that a class will be cancelled if there are less than 8 registered students.

Must contact Health Education Services office to cancel or reschedule.

No Shows are subject to disciplinary action via PAMF HR Department.

 

BLS

The Basic Life Support (BLS) Providers Course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. This course is classroom based and requires a minimum of 8 participants.  

Course Format

  • Classroom-based (instructor and video, with skills conducted throughout).

Course Content

  • Adult, child rescue breathing
  • Adult, child CPR/AED – 1 Rescuer
  • Adult, child CPR/AED – 2 Rescuers
  • Adult, child relief of choking
  • Adult, child bag-mask use
  • Infant rescue breathing
  • Infant CPR
  • Infant relief of choking
  • Infant bag-mask use

Features

  • Course uses learning stations for practice of essential skills
  • Students engage in simulated clinical scenarios that encourage active, hands-on participation
  • Hands-on class format reinforces skills proficiency
  • Classroom format is ideal for learners who prefer group interaction and instructor feedback while learning skills
  • Student CD contains supplemental information on topics such as stroke, cardiac arrest, and special resuscitation situations

Certification

American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers Course Completion Card is valid for two years.  In the classroom, students engage in simulated clinical scenarios and learning stations. Students work with an American Heart Association BLS Instructor to complete BLS skills practice and skills testing. Students also complete a written exam.

 

Class Locations

Health Education Services offers our CPR, AED, First-Aid and Workplace Health and Safety training classes in multiple locations throughout the San Francisco Bay Area.  Headquartered in San Carlos, California, we offer custom on-site training at our client's locations throughout the peninsula, south bay, and east bay including: Menlo Park; Redwood City; Foster City; San Mateo; Belmont; Burlingame; Palo Alto; Mountain View; Los Altos; Los Altos Hills; Hillsborough; Woodside; Atherton; San Jose; Santa Clara; Fremont - and beyond.  We are happy to arrange for training at your business, using your facilities, to encourage participation from your employees and reduce the logistical impact on your organization.  Contact us today to discuss our custom CPR, AED, First Aid and Safety training!  650-321-6500