In life, nothing is predictable. We are all hanging puppets to this destiny. However, knowing that we have little in our control should not stop us from being cautious and prudent in our daily life. Doing simple things in life like using the zebra crossing or using the subway are small things that we can do to avoid any troubles or hurdles in our path.
One of the things that everyone must be trained is to undergo first aid training. These trainings not only help others but help to boost your own self to be super confident and self dependent in life. Emergencies and uncertainties can arise anytime, anywhere and in any one’s life so having this knowledge helps to save a life till the medical services reach you.
CPR stands for cardio (heart) Pulmonary (lung) Resuscitation (revive). There are courses available online as well as at workshops. These CPR training courses teach people how to maintain a situation in terms of emergencies and casualties. One does not need to posses medical background to learn these courses. The course content includes heart attacks, resuscitation, treatment of an unconscious casualty, operating the AED etc. The course is usually for the duration of one whole day.
First aid training is the basic course that everyone must know. It is beneficial at home as well as at workplaces. First aid courses are for one day and it is face to face workshops usually. This training helps you at times when injuries and wounds are too small or a hospital cannot be spotted in the nearby vicinity.
First aid kits include quality dressings, bandages and other hygienically packaged items and a booklet. This booklet is a guide which contains all the first aid information and instructions. A first aid kit is a collection of all equipments for the first aid. These include adhesive bandages, moleskin, dressings, bandages, butterfly closure strips, saline, adhesive tape, soap, antiseptic wipes, masks and shields to name a few.
Anaphylaxis training helps you to manage and handle an anaphylactic reaction. You can be trained in this course in one day’s time. The course content includes understanding and spotting symptoms of an anaphylactic reaction, risk management planning, preventive measures for children to avoid allergies and so on and so forth. Anaphylaxis basically stands for allergic reactions that occur on your body. They may include abdominal pain; abnormal (high-pitched) breathing sounds; Anxiety and chest pain. These allergic reactions can cause your immune system to turn upside down. These are caused by food allergies, drug allergies or insect bites. There are other such courses that you can take up like advanced first aid, advanced resuscitation, anaphylaxis training, caring for kids, CPR, emergency and senior course training, asthma and anaphylaxis combined course. One never knows when one might need and require these courses in life.