International Occupational Health & Safety Association (IOHSA) training adheres to the internationally accepted guidelines established by ILCOR*, the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation Circulation (2010 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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First Aid

First Aid

Course Description:

2015 ECC / AHA Compliant! This Basic First Aid course covers everything you need to know about providing first aid for any age of victim. The course material is comprehensive and covers responder protection as well as first aid treatment instructions. The course covers first aid procedures for bleeding, burns, broken bones and a variety of other medical, injury or environmental emergencies. Press the Curriculum button for more details on course curriculum.

Course Curriculum includes:

  • Recognizing an Emergency
  • Emergency Action Notification Plan & Steps
  • Legal and Moral Issues / Good Samaritan Laws / Government Approvals
  • Preventing Disease Transmission & Universal Precautions
  • Bloodborne Pathogens (BBP) / BBP Protection
  • Scene Safety, Initial Assessment & Emergency Notification Plan
  • Moving a Victim
  • The Chain of Survival / Calling EMS (911) or advanced care
  • Prioritizing Care & Caring for Shock
  • Bleeding and Wound Management
  • Burns & Electrocution Injuries
  • Poisoning and Drug Overdose
  • Muscle and Joint Injuries
  • Heat-related emergencies & Overexertion
  • Cold-related emergencies & Hypothermia or Frostbite
  • Stings, Bites & Tick Removal
  • Medical Emergencies
    • breathing emergencies/allergies (epi-pen)
    • fainting
    • heart attack or sudden cardiac arrest
    • stroke
    • diabetes
    • seizures
    • shock
  • First Aid Skills Refresher Checklist Forms
  • Comprehensive Written Skills Examination