Basic First Aid
Action in an emergency, finding out what is wrong, bleeding & shock, burn care, wounds, dressings, head & spine injuries, chest, abdominal & pelvis injuries, splinting, sudden illness, poisoning, bites & stings, heat & cold related emergencies, rescue & moving victims.
Target Audience: All audiences who need a First Aid class.
Two-year certification upon successful completion.
North Carolina Interventions Recertification Class (13)
A standardized training program to prevent the use of restraints and seclusion created by DMH/DD/SAS and used in all state facilities. Intervention techniques are taught to deal with agitated, aggressive and/or violent clients.
NCI Prevention– NCI Prevention will teach you how to recognize situations in which individuals may display physical aggression, and provide you with tools to help prevent escalation in their aggressive behavior. 80% on written test and class participation is required to pass.
NCI Core and Core Plus (NCI Prevention is a prerequisite.) NCI Core will teach you how to protect yourself if your client does display physical aggression towards you. This class focuses on blocking punches and releasing if the client grabs you, pulls hair, and chokes you. With NCI Core the goal is to not only protect yourself but to not escalate the situation or cause harm to the client.
Core Plus Plus teaches approved optional restraining physical techniques such as therapeutic holds, carries and techniques for special populations. 100% on demonstration test required to pass.
Target Audience: Anyone who works with populations with behavioral health issues.
Certification is valid for 1 year.
Prevention: Recertification class 1-2 hours $40/person.
Core: Recertification class additional 2-4 hours $50/person. Price includes Prevention cost.
Core Plus: Recertification additional 4-6 hours $65/person. Price includes Prevention and Core cost.
BLS for Healthcare Provider (11)
Class targets adult, child, infant CPR and the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED) and barrier devices for licensed healthcare professionals.
All licensed and certified healthcare professionals, first responders, employees working in a health related area.
Two year certification upon successful completion of written test and skills check off.
4 hours Cost $60/person
American Heart Association requires student manuals for all their courses. You may choose to purchase this through our website during registration. If you choose not to purchase the book now, you are responsible for getting the manual before you come to class. You can also choose to borrow one before class. (Deposit required)
In Community Residential Training Facilities: A Comprehensive Training Module.
Target Audience: Recommended as the standardized training curriculum for unlicensed personnel who administer medications in publicly-funded community MH/DD/SAS programs
One year certification upon successful completion.
Seizure Recognition and First Aid explains what epilepsy is and describes the different types of seizures. Identifies the different seizure types and appropriate first aid. It also contains information on handling seizures that occur under special circumstances, such as in the water, in an airplane or on a bus.
For anyone who needs to manage seizures.
Certificate upon successful completion.
45 minutes $15/person