MEDIC First Aid Training Programs


MEDIC First Aid PediatricPlus - CPR, AED, and First Aid for Children, Infants, and Adults provides an ideal training solution for schools, child care providers, youth sports coaches, and others required to learn how to respond to medical emergencies involving children. This versatile program is based upon the 2010 CPR and First Aid Guidelines, Caring for Our Children, 3rd Ed; and other evidence-based treatment recommendations.

Program Description

Intended Audience
  • Child Day Care Providers
  • School Personnel
  • Bus Drivers
  • Youth Sports Coaches
Class Configurations
  • Max Student Instructor Ratio: 12:1
  • Max Student to Manikin Ratio: 6:1
  • Max Student to AED Training Device Ratio: 6:1 (for AED-included course options)
  • Max Class Size: 24 (with 2 Instructors)
Instructor Materials
  • Childcare Training Programs DVD
  • Childcare Training Programs Instructor Guide
Student Materials
  • Student Guide
  • Wallet Skill Guide
  • Emergency Home Plan
  • Mouth shield and gloves for Skill Practice sessions
  • Successful Completion Card
Hands-on Skill Practice Students will practice essential skills in small groups and can also apply those skills in optional scenario-based practices.
Recommended Time to Complete 7~8hours

Class Topics

First Aid Provider
  • First Aid Provider
  • Legal Considerations
  • Recognizing an Emergency and Deciding to Help
  • Personal Safety
  • Disease Transmission and Universal Precautions
  • Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
Sudden Cardiac Arrest
  • Respiratory and Circulatory Systems
  • Sudden Cardiac Arrest and Early Defibrillation
  • Chain of Survival
Basic CPR Skills
  • Chest Compressions
  • Rescue Breaths
  • Primary Assessment - Unresponsive Person
Basic Life Support Care
  • Unresponsive and Breathing - Recovery Position
  • Unresponsive and Not Breathing - CPR
  • Automated External Defibrillators
  • Basic AED Operation
  • Troubleshooting and Other Considerations
Foreign Body Airway Obstruction
  • Choking
First Aid Assessment
  • Primary Assessment - Responsive Person
  • Secondary Assessment*
Caring for Serious Injury
  • Control of Bleeding
  • Tourniquets*
  • Internal Bleeding
  • Managing Shock
  • Head, Neck, or Back Injury
  • Swollen, Painful, Deformed Limb
  • Splinting
Minor Injuries
  • Minor Injuries
  • Burns
  • Chemical Burns
  • Electrical Burns
Caring for Sudden Illness
  • Warning Signs of Sudden Illness
  • Altered Mental Status
  • Stroke
  • Diabetic Emergencies
  • Seizure
  • Breathing Difficulty, Shortness of Breath
  • Asthma
  • Metered-Dose Inhalers*
  • Nebulizers*
  • Severe Allergic Reaction
  • EpiPen® Auto-Injectors*
  • Pain, Severe Pressure, or Discomfort in the Chest
  • Severe Abdominal Pain
  • Ingested Poisoning
  • Inhaled Poisoning
Bites and Stings
  • Bites and Stings
  • Snakebites
  • Spider Bites
  • Stingin Insects
  • Human and Animal Bites
Environmental Emergencies
  • Heat Exhaustion
  • Heat Stroke
  • Hypothermia
  • Frostbite
Additional Considerations
  • Emergency Moves
  • Emotional Considerations
*Optional program content

Comments from Students

August 2015
The training was both fun and educational. The atmosphere was also relaxed. The instructor was really patient on answering our questions and made sure that we understood everything. She gave real-life situations wherein we can adapt everything that was discussed during the training.
August 2015
I found this class extremely informative and useful, delivered by Ms. Yoshiko very well, in a fun but productive way. I am very grateful to have had such a good class, in English as well! Thank you.