Category: Business

CPR December Promotion

December 21, 2018 Jason Turner Business, CPR Classes, First Aid 0 Comments

CPR Choice has a special promotion for Businesses! Whether your company has 8 employees or 40, book a class before the end of the year and receive a FREE 351 piece First Aid Kit for your business. The Be Smart Get Prepared First Aid Kit complies or exceeds all OSHA/ANSI/ISEA z308.1-2015 guidelines for small businesses. It can be carried around for portability or mounted on a wall in a central location. Ideal for home, school, office restaurants, daycare or recreational use. Some of the pieces included are;

  • Sting Relief Pads
  • Antiseptic Towelettes
  • Burn Dressing
  • Burn Cream
  • Butterfly Bandages
  • Adhesive Bandages
  • Finger Splints
  • Nitrile Exam Gloves
  • Barrier Breather
  • Metal Scissors

And so much more! Please note that the class does not need to be held in December but must be scheduled.

CPR Choice offers CPR, First Aid and AED training. CPR Choice not only offers BLS courses but also basic CPR classes through the American Heart Association (AHA) as well as the American Safety and Health Institute (ASHI). Not only do we offer public classes but we can also do On Site training at your location right. We service cities from Nashville, Knoxville, Kingsport and Johnson City. Ask us how to get Discounted Pricing.

CPR can be a life saver and knowing the skills can literally be the difference between life and death in many cases. Sign your group up today! We offer flexible class options, visit our training calendar at knoxvillecpr.com.

 

CPR Summer Special!

May 31, 2015 Cheryl Smith AED, Business, CPR, CPR Classes, CPR Training, Social 0 Comments

group specialCPR Choice is offering a Summer Special! Gather your friends, choose a date for your group’s training class and we will give you an extra benefit! Enlist 5 friends and we will give you a free pass.   This offer is perfect for your vacation bible school group, swim club, book club, sports team or any other group of friends or family. Be prepared as summer approaches and schedules change- you never know when someone might need CPR. And remember most likely it will be a loved one!

CPR Choice offers CPR classes, including instruction for First Aid and AED training.  As part of the First Aid instruction we will review several types of medical emergencies including stroke, electrocution, shock, chocking and more. CPR, First Aid and AED is easy to learn and easy to administer!

CPR can be a life saver and knowing the skills can literally be the difference between life and death in many cases. Sign your group up today! We offer flexible class options, visit our training calendar at www.knoxvillecpr.com.

And remember get a group of 5 and yours is free!

Personal Trainers need CPR training

April 26, 2015 Cheryl Smith AED, Awareness and Prevention, Business, CPR, CPR Classes, CPR Training 0 Comments

personal trainersAs personal trainers , you’ve made the decision to go into the growing and ever evolving world of exercise science. Cardiovascular training and weightlifting are important parts of keeping the heart and body healthy.  However, it is important to understand the risks involved and be prepared to act should an emergency occur.

Exercise tolerance is defined as the ability of the cardiac, pulmonary, and vascular systems to meet the requirements generated by large muscle use.  Simply put, can the body move enough oxygen to the muscles fast enough? If one system fails to keep up, your client could experience cardiac arrest and need CPR. While the goal is to better ones exercise tolerance, pushing someone too hard or to0 fast could be detrimental.

It is important for personal trainers to form a close relationship with all their clients in order to create a program within his or her functional physical capabilities. Ultimately, it is the trainer’s responsibility to understand your clients’ medical history and physical boundaries.

There are multiple ailments that may increase your clients risk of heart failure:

  • History of Heart Attack
  • History of Stroke
  • Poor bloodflow
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
  • Poor aerobic metabolism (Inability of muscles to process oxygen)

Thorough understanding of CPR and the ability to act responsibly are critical in the moments between cardiac arrest and EMS arrival on scene. Immediate CPR and AED use could be the difference should a life and death situation present itself. We not only strongly urge personal trainers to receive CPR training, but most personal training certifications such as the American Council on Exercise (ACE) or the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA) require it.  Many gyms are also equipped with Automated External defibrillators (AED) and require personal trainers, fitness instructors and staff to be certified in both CPR & AED. Sign up for our Heartsaver CPR & AED course!

For more information on the correlation between exercise and heart failure, please visit the American Heart Association.

 

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