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Emergency First Response

Through PADI’s affiliated Emergency First Response Course you will learn the basic first aid required to manage accidents and emergencies.  This course is open to anyone to take and for those of you continuing your dive training onto Rescue Diver and beyond it is a requirement to have some form of first aid training valid within the past 24 months.

What You Learn in the EFR Primary and Secondary Care Courses

  • Scene Assessment and Primary Assessment
  • Use of barriers to reduce disease transmission risk
  • CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation)
  • Serious bleeding, shock and spinal injury management
  • Conscious and unconscious choking adult
  • Injury and illness assessment
  • Bandaging and splinting for dislocations & fractures

 

 

Course Time: 1 day

Content: 1 Academic Module

Prerequisites: None