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CPR - Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

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Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is a lifesaving technique useful in many emergencies, including heart attack or near drowning, in which someone's breathing or heartbeat has stopped.

More information on: What is Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR).

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CPR involves chest compressions for adults between 5 cm (2.0 in) and 6 cm (2.4 in) deep and at a rate of at least 100 to 120 per minute. The rescuer may also provide breaths by either exhaling into the subject's mouth or nose or using a device that pushes air into the subject's lungs. This process of externally providing ventilation is termed artificial respiration. Current recommendations place emphasis on high-quality chest compressions over artificial respiration; a simplified CPR method involving chest compressions only is recommended for untrained rescuers. In children only doing compressions may result in worse outcomes.

More information on: What is Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certification.

Why you need your CPR Certification.

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Course:  Yes
Course Delivery:  Classroom
Industry Sector Focus:  Energy, Oil & Gas, Mining, Construction, Forestry, Agriculture, Manufacturing, Food Services