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|Posted on December 8, 2021 at 5:15 PM||comments (4)|
African American children who live in poor neighborhoods are significantly less likely to receive bystander CPR during a cardiac arrest than white children, a new study says.
The results show a critical need to teach CPR in low-income, non-white, lower-education neighborh...Read Full Post »
|Posted on December 6, 2021 at 8:35 PM||comments (0)|
How it Works
Red Cross CPR programs for schools start with an "authorized provider" agreement that guarantees the school will adopt Red Cross training exclusively for its health and safety training needs. As part of this agreement, the Red Cross will train adult faculty members in CPR and first a...Read Full Post »
|Posted on December 6, 2021 at 8:25 PM||comments (0)|
How much money can I expect to make as an instructor?
Most people who are CPR instructors do it part time in addition to a career in healthcare, public safety, or a related business such as safety products or business support services. Depending on the area an hourly rate of $10-20 is not uncommon but you may only make that a few hours a week or a few hours a month. If you are running your own traini...Read Full Post »
|Posted on December 6, 2021 at 6:45 PM||comments (0)|
Become a Certified
American Red Cross
CPR & First Aid Instructor
Being a certified Red Cross Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) instructor is a great and rewarding way to...Read Full Post »
|Posted on December 6, 2021 at 6:30 PM||comments (0)|
WHAT IS A FIRST AID INSTRUCTOR
First aid instructors educate people on giving first aid treatment in emergency situations. They provide courses on the correct actions in response to accidents. They pass on basic skills and knowledge on how to attend to minor injuries. At the end of the course, they issue a first-aid certificate for the attendees.Read Full Post »
|Posted on October 24, 2021 at 12:25 AM||comments (1)|
Before Giving Child or Baby CPR
Check the scene and the child. Make sure the scene is safe, then tap the child on the shoulder and shout "Are you OK?" to ensure that he or she needs help.
For infants, flick the bottom of the foot to elicit a response.
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|Posted on October 24, 2021 at 12:20 AM||comments (0)|
Before Giving CPR
1. Check the scene and the person. Make sure the scene is safe, then tap the person on the shoulder and shout "Are you OK?" to ensure that the person needs help.
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|Posted on August 19, 2021 at 1:55 PM||comments (6)|
In this episode of the Enterprising Homeschool Mom podcast, Kim Brame speaks to Rodneisha McMillan, founder of the African American CPR Foundation and owner of 1st Choice EST. Rodneisha tells us her story and illustrates her business story and how a stroke and an abusive relationship played into her developing her business. Rodneis...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 12, 2021 at 11:20 PM||comments (113)|
June 2, 2011 will forever be remembered as the day that changed the overall landscape of Rodneisha E. McMillan’s life.
As McMillan’s recalls, it was supposed to have been a jubilant, festive day, considering it was her birthday.
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