PBPN Fire: CPR Course

The Potawatomi Tribal Fire Department is offering a BLS CPR Course for Healthcare Providers.  This course will be on Tuesday, October 23, 2018, from 9:00 – 12:00 p.m. at the Potawatomi Tribal Fire Department. Cost of the course is: $50.00.  This includes required course student manual and other disposal items used during the course.

Registration is required and closes on Friday, October 19, 2018 at 4 p.m. Contact the PBPN Fire department at 785-966-2164 or email pauljuedes@pbpnation.org to register for this course.

This course is for healthcare professionals who need to know how to perform CPR, as well as other lifesaving skills, in a wide variety of in-hospital and out-of-hospital settings.

The Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers Classroom Course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner.

Course Content Includes:

  • Key changes in basic life support, reflecting the new science from the 2010 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care
  • Critical concepts of high-quality CPR
  • The American Heart Association Chain of Survival
  • 1-Rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child and infant
  • 2-Rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child and infant
  • Differences between adult, child and infant rescue techniques
  • Bag-mask techniques for adult, child and infant
  • Rescue breathing for adult, child and infant
  • Relief of choking for adult, child and infant
  • CPR with an advanced airway*

The Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation Fire Department is located at 15482 K Road, Mayetta, Kansas.