MEDIC First Aid Training Programs

CarePlus: CPR, AED and First Aid for Children, Infants, and Adults

MEDIC First Aid CarePlus is a combined adult, child, and infant CPR and AED program designed specifically for persons who are occupationally required or just desire to have CPR and AED knowledge and skills.The program is based upon the 2015 International Consensus on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC) Science with Treatment Recommendations (CoSTR) and other evidence-based treatment recommendations.

Program Description

Intended Audience
  • Community Responders
  • Firefighters
  • Police Officers
  • Workplace Responders
Class Option
  • Adult only
  • Adult & Child
  • Child & Infant
  • Adult, Child & Infant
Class Configurations
  • Max Student to Instructor Ratio: 12:1
  • Max Student to Equipment Ratio: 3:1
  • Max Class Size:24(with 2 Instructors)
Instructor Materials
  • CarePlus CPR and AED Program DVD
  • CarePlus CPR and AED Instructor Guide
Student Materials
(one set per participant)
  • Student Book
  • Wallet Skill Guide
  • Home Emergency Plan
  • Skill Practice kit(Barriers, zipper bag)
  • Successful Completion Card
Training Equipment
  • AED Trainer
  • CPR Manikin(child, infant, and adult)
Hands-on Skill Practice Students will practice essential skills in small groups and can apply those skills in optional scenario-based practices.
Recommended Time to Complete
(Renewal Training:Less than initial instructional time)
  • Adult only 3〜3.5 hours
  • Adult & Child 3〜4 hours
  • Child & Infant 3〜4 hours
  • Adult, Child & Infant 4 hours
Recognized certification period Up to 2 years
Successful completion
(certification)
  • Written evaluation :Required when specified by organizational, local, or state regulation.
  • Performance evaluation:All students must perform required skills competently without assistance.
Certification card
  • Plastic credit card size
  • Written in both Japanese & English

Class Topics

Cardiac Arrest
  • Oxygen and the Human Body
  • Sudden Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Early Defibrillation
  • Chain of Survival
  • Secondary Cardiac Arrest
  • Opioid Overdose
  • Children and Infants
Preparing to Help
  • CPR and AED Provider
    • Recognizing an Emergency
    • Personal Safety
    • Deciding to Help
  • Protecting Yourself
    • Infectious Bloodborne Diseases
    • Standard Precautions
    • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Legal Considerations
    • Implied Consent
    • Abandonment
    • Good Samaritan Laws
  • Calling for Help
    • Emergency Medical Services(EMS)
CPR and AED
  • Chest Compressions
    • Children and Infants
  • Rescue Breaths
    • Establishing an Airway
    • Using Barrier Devices
    • Delivering Breaths
    • Children and Infants
  • Automated External Defibrillation
    • AED Operation
    • Children and Infants
    • AED Troubleshooting & Considerations
  • Primary Assessment Unresponsive Person
    • Recovery Position*
  • Caring for Cardiac Arrest
    • Children and Infants
  • Multiple Provider Approach to CPR
    • CPR Summary
    • CPR Algorithm
  • Choking
    • Mild Obstruction
    • Severe Obstruction
    • Children and Infants
Supplemental Topics*
  • Pain, Severe Pressure, or Discomfort in the Chest
  • Stroke
  • Control of Bleeding
    • Using Tourniquets
    • Hemostatic Dressings
  • Shock
    • Internal Bleeding
Additional Considerations
  • Emotional Considerations*

*Optional Topics