CPR Portland Oregon
CPR Portland Oregon - When you need training in cardiopulmonary resuscitation, or CPR, here is a helpful guide to help you find the right CPR training facility in Portland. CPR is one of the best first aid techniques you can learn, and CPR certification is a requirement for many jobs in the healthcare and services industries. Whether you need it for work or not, getting Portland CPR training can be a good idea because you never know when your first aid training might help to save a life.
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is administered when someone's breathing or pulse stops. If both have stopped, then sudden death has occurred. While some of the causes of sudden death include poisoning, drowning, choking, suffocation, electrocution, or smoke inhalation, the most common cause is from heart attack. (OSHU.EDU) Call 9-1-1 if you need help in a medical emergency.
The Oregon Red Cross is a great place to learn more about Portland first aid courses, including Portland CPR training and certification. They offer the following first aid courses (from their website OregonRedCross.org):
Portland First Aid Class. "Learn how to
recognize and respond to an emergency, and give care to help sustain life and
minimize the consequences of injury or sudden illness until medical help
arrives. Classes teach you to identify and treat shock, control bleeding, care
for a muscle, bone or joint injury, care for a head, neck or back injury
stroke, and respond to diabetic emergencies, heat and cold related
emergencies, poisoning and allergic reactions. Students receive a First Aid
certificate valid for three years.
Automated External Defibrillator (AED). This
course teaches you how to use an AED on a victim of sudden cardiac arrest.
Students receive an AED certificate valid for one year. Learn more about
Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) and AEDs.
Here are some additional CPR Portland Oregon locations throughout town:
Portland CPR Training ClassesAnnuvia First Aid and CPR Training
1919 Northwest Kearney Street
Portland, OR 97209
Cascade Healthcare Services
Water Tower Building ste 273
5331 SW Macadam Ave, Portland, OR 97201
Enerspect Medical Solutions
5331 Southwest Macadam Avenue
Portland, OR 97239
9320 Southwest Barbur Boulevard
Portland, OR 97219-5430
Portland CPR Inc.
9157 Southwest Monterey Place
Portland, OR 97225
Visit the American Red Cross to learn more about CPR Portland Oregon options to find a first aid program near you.
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