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First Responder’s Training Advanced
August 20, 2019 @ 9:00 am - August 23, 2019 @ 3:00 pm50,000Naira
FIRST RESPONDERS SCHEME
To address the public apathy in pre-hospital emergency care and stimulate public interest, Health Emergency Initiative proposes a First Responders (FRs) Scheme to create a community/network of volunteers trained to attend to certain kinds of emergencies and provide the right care at the right time with the right skills.
This is a volunteer-driven scheme that certifies volunteers to become FIRST RESPONDERS (FR’s) after they have demonstrated their willingness to help victims needing emergency care in the society.
The first response is the immediate treatment or care given to someone suffering from an injury or illness until more advanced care is accessed or they recover. The provision of prompt and appropriate first aid or Cardiac Pulmonary Resuscitation can reduce the severity of an injury or illness; and in extreme cases, could mean the difference between life and death. Read more…