World CPR Challenge
Join Us In Teaching Bystanders to Push to Save During EMS Week, May 20-26, 2018
American Medical Response, International Association of Fire Chiefs and American College of Emergency Physicians are joining forces to provide the most extensive Bystander CPR trainings ever!
ANYONE CAN PARTICIPATE
Invite your local public safety personnel to partner with you.
HOW TO JOIN THE EFFORT
Plan to train individuals, organizations, businesses, bystanders or students in your communities (some communities even reach out to beachgoers, grocery shoppers or sports spectators) during EMS Week 2018. (May 20-26).
- If necessary, get permission from the proper authority
- Set up simple training using a manikin and teach bystanders the five simple steps of Compression-Only CPR.
LEARNERS MUST PRACTICE COMPRESSIONS AND KNOW THE STEPS BELOW:
- Check for responsiveness
- Call 911
- Push hard and fast in the center of the chest until help arrives
- Send someone for an AED
- Keep going until help arrives
REPORT YOUR NUMBERS
At the end of your training session, log in to the World CPR Challenge Reporting webpage to document the number of individuals you trained.