PADI Emergency First Responder

Emergency First ResponseEmergency First Response – Learn CPR, AED and First Aid.

Emergency First Response training focuses on building confidence in lay rescuers and increasing their willingness to respond when faced with a medical emergency.  Learn simple to follow steps for emergency care and practice applying skills in a non-stressful learning environment.


What will you learn?

  • Primary Care (CPR) – This course teaches you the steps and techniques for handling life-threatening emergencies. You’ll practice eight skills for aiding patients who aren’t breathing, have no heartbeat, may have a spinal injury, may be in shock or who may have serious bleeding. You’ll learn to how to perform CPR and continue to monitor the patient. With Primary Care skills you will learn the skills you need to provide every possible chance of survival while waiting for emergency medical services to arrive.
  • Secondary Care (First Aid) – These are non life-threatening situations. This course will teach you how to provide first aid that eases pain and reduces the risk of further harm. You’ll learn to assess a variety of injuries and illnesses and practice bandaging and splinting.

This is a two year certification and a prerequisite for Rescue and Master Diver.

Tuition: $150.00 plus Course Materials.  All courses are supported by self-study manuals, videos and quick reference cards to enhance learning.

Not Included: CPR Barrier (Recommended)

EFR Refresher – It’s a good idea to refresh your CPR and first aid skills every 24 months, and that’s what the EFR Refresher course is designed to do. Focusing on key skills, the course allows you to stay up-to-date and ready to lend aid when needed.

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