Emergency First Response is an essential course that teaches you basic life saving skills needed to critically assist someone in an emergency situation.
You do not have to be a diver or have a medical background to attend this land-only course.
EFR is designed for lay-persons, to build confidence & increase their willingness to respond in a medical emergency.
EFR is based on internationally recognised medical guidelines for emergency care & meets the CPR & First Aid training requirements for the PADI Rescue Diver course & PADI Divemaster course.
The course is divided into 2 sections:
You will learn how to respond to life-threatening conditions, perform Cadiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) & monitor the victim while waiting for emergency medical services. You will also learn how to manage possible spinal injury, shock & serious bleeding.
Teaches you how to quickly assess & manage non life-threatening conditions & to reduce the risk of further harm while waiting for emergency medical services.