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Environmental Emergencies - First Aid

Learning Objectives

  • Identify how to respond to a chemical splash.
  • Describe how to respond to a poisoning emergency.
  • Explain how to assist someone who has an animal bite or insect bite or sting.
  • Identify how to respond to heat stroke, heat exhaustion and heat cramps.
  • Recognize how to respond to hypothermia and frostbite.

Available in English

10 Minutes

After completing this lesson, learners will be able to recognize and respond to poisoning, chemical splashes, hot and cold emergencies and other environmental emergencies.

Course Outline
  • Indoor Environmental Emergencies
  • Outdoor Environmental Emergencies
Regulations
  • Mayo Clinic, Patient Care & Health Info, First Aid, September 2014
  • Part 15: First Aid, Web-based Integrated 2010 & 2015 American Heart Association and American Red Cross Guidelines for First Aid, April 01, 2016