Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED is geared towards anyone involved in childcare who have a duty to respond to illnesses and injuries in a child or infant in the first few minutes until professional help arrives. Including: childcare workers, teachers, camp counselors, etc. Upon successful completion of the course, students receive a course completion card, valid for two years. This certification is REQUIRED to become a licensed Early Childhood Educator, and is free of charge to you!
In this course, you will learn:
- First aid basics including medical, injury, poison, and environmental emergencies, preventing illnesses and injuries and controlling bleeding & bandaging. Covers topics like using a tourniquet, shock, internal bleeding, burns and electrical injuries, allergic reactions, breathing problems & dehydration, diabetes & low blood sugar, heat-and cold-related emergencies, drowning, amputations, bites and stings, broken bones and sprains. Also covers splinters, nose bleeds, fainting, seizures, and injuries to the head, eyes, neck, spine, mouth, and teeth.
This six hour training is scheduled over two Thursday evenings at MVCS, March 23rd & March 30th, from 6pm-9pm. You must attend both sessions. If you plan to attend, please RSVP to the March 23rd event below (registering for the first class covers your registration for both classes).
In this course, you will learn how to use Excel spreadsheets for managing data associated with the offshore wind farm project. We will go over copying and pasting and moving data between spreadsheets. You will also learn mathematical operations using simple formulas and functions for summation, averages, largest value and others. You will also learn some tips for workingwith large spreadsheets, including using multiple worksheets in a workbook, searching for values, and sorting and filtering data.
Interested in beginning or advancing your career in Early Childhood Education?
Stop by the West Tisbury Public Library on Tuesday, May 24th, between 4:30pm-5:30pm to learn about offshore wind workforce training opportunities available to Island residents.
Enrollment in the fall semester starts soon, scholarships are available for women and members of underrepresented communities.
Kindly RSVP if you plan to drop by!