Environmental Health and Safety Workshop Descriptions (Summary)
Basic First Aid (BFA)

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{This is the Basic First Aid } Course fee: $15 payable via cash, check (payable to University of Tennessee), or departmental transfer. Payment can be made on the course date or by contacting EHS 865-974-5084 or kcox2@utk.edu Environmental Health & Safety established an American Safety & Health Institute (ASHI) CPR/AED/First Aid Training Center at UTK. The ASHI Basic First Aid training program is intended for individuals who are not healthcare providers or professional rescuers but desire or are required to be certified in basic emergency medical care. There are no class prerequisites. The goal of this training program is to help participants develop the knowledge, skills, and confidence to respond in a medical emergency. Most courses will be scheduled monthly, first-come first-served basis. Some campus units will be provided custom course opportunities as prioritized by the EHS Training Manager or EHS Director. Courses are currently only available to campus employees, students, or other sponsored campus affiliates. Workplace compliance needs will be prioritized. To provide flexibility in meeting the needs of participants, the ASHI CPR and AED training program has the following certification options: Please note which one you are signing up for. • Adult Only: Common to meet workplace compliance. • Adult and Child: When narrowly specified training is required • Adult, Child, and Infant: Broad training for all applications • Basic First Aid Each type requires demonstration of skills and may have different times and costs. A combination course may also be offered combining CPR with First Aid. Contact EHS for questions about safety@utk.edu or 865-974-5084.

CPR/AED: Adult Only

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{This is the Adult Only course: It is common to meet workplace compliance. Course fee: $30 payable via cash, check (payable to University of Tennessee), or departmental transfer. Payment can be made on the course date or by contacting EHS 865-974-5084 or kcox2@utk.edu} The ASHI CPR and AED training program is intended for individuals who are not healthcare providers or professional rescuers but desire or are required to be certified in CPR and the use of an AED. There are no class prerequisites. The goal of this training program is to help participants develop the knowledge, skills, and confidence to respond in a medical emergency. Most courses will be scheduled monthly, first-come first-served basis. Some campus units will be provided custom course opportunities as prioritized by the EHS Training Manager or EHS Director. Courses are currently only available to campus employees, students, or other sponsored campus affiliates. Workplace compliance needs will be prioritized. To provide flexibility in meeting the needs of participants, the ASHI CPR and AED training program has the following certification options: Please note which one you are signing up for. • Adult Only: Common to meet workplace compliance. • Adult and Child: When narrowly specified training is required • Adult, Child, and Infant: Broad training for all applications • Basic First Aid Each type requires demonstration of skills and may have different times and costs. A combination course may also be offered combining CPR with First Aid. Contact EHS for questions at safety@utk.edu or 865-974-5084.