International Occupational Health & Safety Association (IOHSA) training adheres to the internationally accepted guidelines established by ILCOR*, the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation Circulation (2015 Consensus Conference on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care Science)

This curriculum is equivalent and follows the same guidelines taught by the American Heart Association (AHA), American Red Cross (ARC), American Lifeguard Association (ALA), Emergency Care & Safety Institute (ECSI), EMS Safety Services, American CPR, Health & Safety Institute (HSI), American Health & Safety Institute (ASHI), MEDIC First Aid, and National Safety Council (NSC).

International Occupational Health & Safety Association (IOHSA) training adheres to OSHA regulations 29 CFR Directives, "OSHA Best Practices Guide: Fundamentals of a Workplace First-Aid Program", and United States Department of Labor requirements for CPR and First Aid Training.

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Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)

Adult CPR

Course Description:

2015 ECC / ILCOR / AHA Compliant! This course covers everything you need to know about providing basic CPR techniques to adult victims. This course also includes curriculum on adult responsive victims with a foreign body airway obstruction (choking). This course is intended for individuals who only need training for the adult and does not instruct on child and infant procedures.

Course Curriculum includes:

  • Universal Precautions & Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Overview
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Overview
  • Legal and Moral Issues / Good Samaritan Laws
  • Scene Safety, Initial Assessment & Emergency Notification Plan
  • Moving a Victim
  • The Chain of Survival / Calling EMS (911) or advanced care
  • Recognition of Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA), Heart Attack & Treatment
  • The Compressions, Airway & Breathing (C-A-B) needed for CPR response
  • Hands Only CPR Response
  • Mouth-to-Mouth or Mouth-to-Mask Ventilations - Rescue Breathing
  • Bag Valve Mask (Healthcare provider BLS CPR upgrade training option)
  • Chest Compressions and Signs of Circulation
  • One Rescuer CPR and Two Rescuer CPR (Healthcare provider BLS CPR upgrade training option)
  • Recognition & Aid for Foreign Body Airway Obstruction (choking) - Conscious & Unconscious Victim
  • Aid for Foreign Body Airway Obstruction (choking) victim - Pregnant or Obese
  • Recovery Position & Neck or Spinal Injuries
  • Patient Assessment Documentation for Advanced Care or EMS Handoff
  • Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Training (refer to AED course curriculum)
  • CPR One & Two Rescuer Skills Refresher Checklist forms
  • Comprehensive Written Skills Examination

Adult-Child-Infant CPR

Course Description:

2015 ECC / ILCOR / AHA Compliant! Adult-Child-Infant CPR Course 2010 ECC / ILCOR / AHA Compliant! This course covers everything you need to know about providing basic CPR techniques to adult, children and infant victims. This course also includes curriculum on any age of responsive victim with a foreign body airway obstruction (choking).

Course Curriculum includes:

  • Universal Precautions & Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Overview
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Overview
  • Legal and Moral Issues / Good Samaritan Laws
  • Scene Safety, Initial Assessment & Emergency Notification Plan
  • Moving a Victim
  • The Chain of Survival / Calling EMS (911) or advanced care
  • Recognition of Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA), Heart Attack & Treatment
  • The Compressions, Airway & Breathing (C-A-B) needed for CPR response
  • Hands Only CPR Response
  • Mouth-to-Mouth or Mouth-to-Mask Ventilations - Rescue Breathing
  • Bag Valve Mask (Healthcare provider BLS CPR upgrade training option)
  • Chest Compressions and Signs of Circulation
  • One Rescuer CPR and Two Rescuer CPR (Healthcare provider BLS CPR upgrade training option)
  • Recognition & Aid for Foreign Body Airway Obstruction (choking) - Conscious & Unconscious Victim
  • Aid for Foreign Body Airway Obstruction (choking) victim - Pregnant or Obese
  • Recovery Position & Neck or Spinal Injuries
  • Patient Assessment Documentation for Advanced Care or EMS Handoff
  • Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Training (refer to AED course curriculum)
  • CPR One & Two Rescuer Skills Refresher Checklist forms
  • Comprehensive Written Skills Examination

BLS Healthcare Provider CPR

Course Description:

This ECC/ILCOR, Red Cross and American Heart Association equivalent curriculum provides training on situations involving adult, infant and child victims. The topic matter includes when and how to perform rescue breathing, bag-mask use, CPR and automated external defibrillators. The course also covers situations for lone rescuer CPR and multiple-rescuer CPR. Lastly, topic matter includes signs and symptoms of heart attacks in responsive adults and relief of an obstructed airway in responsive and

Course Curriculum includes:

  • Universal Precautions & Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Overview
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Overview
  • 2010 ECC / ILCOR Guideline Changes and Updates
  • Scene Safety, Initial Assessment & Emergency Notification Plan
  • Moving a Victim & Moving Victims Skills Review Handout
  • The Chain of Survival / Calling EMS (911) or advanced care
  • Recognition of Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA), Heart Attack & Treatment
  • Pulse Check Procedures for Adults, Children & Infants
  • Rescue Breathing Only Procedures for Adults, Children & Infants
  • Jaw Thrust vs. Head Tilt-Chin Lift Airway Opening Procedures
  • Compressions, Airway & Breathing (C-A-B) needed for CPR response
  • Hands Only CPR Response
  • Mouth-to-Mouth or Mouth-to-Mask Ventilations - Rescue Breathing
  • Bag-Mask Instructions including Advanced Airway Placement Ventilations
  • Chest Compressions and Signs of Circulation
  • One Rescuer CPR and Multiple Rescuer CPR
  • Recognition & Aid for Foreign Body Airway Obstruction (choking) - Conscious & Unconscious Victim
  • Aid for Foreign Body Airway Obstruction (choking) victim - Pregnant or Obese
  • Recovery Position & Neck or Spinal Injuries
  • Patient Assessment Documentation for Advanced Care or EMS Handoff
  • Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Use for Adults, Children & Infants
  • CPR One & Two Rescuer Skills Refresher Checklist forms
  • Healthcare Provider CPR Hands-on Skills Test forms
  • BLS Healthcare Provider CPR Skills Comparison (Adult vs. Child vs. Infant)
  • Comprehensive Written Skills Examination