AED Challenge — Rescue Breathing Skills
Home First Aid When a person is not breathing, his or her heartbeat will stop. The Instructor will evaluate the student's skills and upon successful completion of both portions of the course, the student will receive a course completion card, valid for two years. This is a classroom course that teaches how to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR and use an AED. If it is shockable, then 1 shock should be given with immediate CPR instituted for 2 minutes, beginning rapidly within seconds of the shock. Interlock fingers below Ruth Jenkinson, Lizzie Orme Keeping your arms straight, cover the first hand with the heel of your other hand and interlock the fingers of both hands together. Occurs when blood flow to the heart is blocked.