This class does not include CPR or AED Training. The ASHI Basic First Aid course helps students develop basic first aid knowledge, skills, and the confidence to respond. This first aid training program is an excellent choice for both the community and workplace setting, and conforms to the 2015 AHA and ARC Guidelines Update for First Aid.
Certification Period: 2 Years
Course Length: 2-3 Hours
Required for Successful Completion (Certification):
1. Written Evaluation-Required for all students.
2. Skills Evaluation-Required. You must schedule a time with an Essential EMS Instructor to demonstrate skills. This can be in person or over a video conference.
3. Students must perform required skills competently without assistance.
Some Course Topics Include-
- First Aid
- Heat Exhaustion
The Digital Certification Card is identical to a printed version of the card and includes access to the digital student book and ASHI Passport. The card will be issued by an Essential EMS Instructor following completion of the coursework and meeting with the instructor to evaluate knowledge and hands on skills in accordance with the program standards. Digital certification cards are delivered via email. You must schedule a time with an Essential EMS Instructor to demonstrate skills if your course requires it. This meeting can be in person or over a video conference. Digital student books and ASHI Passport are accessed online. Reflects the 2015 Guidelines. Physical cards are also an option. Just pick your card preference on the registration form.