(Emergency)First Responder [17 hours]

American Safety & Health Institute’s Advanced First Aid program is designed for non-EMS responders including government, corporate, industry, lifeguards, security personnel, law enforcement, corrections personnel and other individuals who are not EMS or healthcare providers but desire or require certification in Advanced First Aid.

Participant pre-requisites

Current valid professional-level BLS certification (CPR Pro for the Professional Rescuer – may be incorporated/conducted in conjunction with the AFA program as needed.)

ASHI – approved training materials

  • Emergency Responder: Advanced First Aid for Non-EMS Personnel (one per student)
  • ASHI CPR Pro Student Handbook (When incorporated; one per student, print or digital)

Successful completion (2 year certification)

  • Written exam: Required
  • Performance Evaluation: Required. Working as the lead responder in a scenario-based team setting, adequately direct the primary assessment and care of:
    • Patient Assessment/Management – Trauma
    • Patient Assessment/Management – Medical

Training Type:                        Traditional

Price:               $150/per student

Minimum class size:               10-15 students