Based on theInternational Consensus Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation CPR and Emergency Cardiac Care ECC , First Aid and CPR Guide, Seventh Edition is an excellent resource for action at common emergencies This quick reference gives you the tools necessary to prevent and minimize injury, provide comfort, and maximize care until expert care arrives This guide is perfect for anybody who wants quick, portable access to vital first aid and basic life support information in place of, or in addition to, taking a formal first aid or CPR course The First Aid and CPR Guide, Seventh Edition may be used within first aid and CPR refresher training courses offered through the Emergency Care Safety Institute ECSI About Emergency Care Safety Institute Emergency Care Safety Institute ECSI is an internationally renowned organization that provides training and certifications that meet job related requirements as defined by regulatory authorities such as OSHA, The Joint Commission, and state offices of EMS, Education, Transportation, and Health ECSI s courses are delivered throughout a range of industries and markets worldwide, including colleges and universities, business and industry, government, public safety agencies, hospitals, private training companies, scouting groups, and manyECSI offers world class training solutions in the areas of Advanced Cardiac Life Support Automated External Defibrillation Babysitter Safety Bloodborne and Airborne Pathogens CPR Layperson and Health Care levels Emergency Medical Responder formerly known as First Responder First Aid Standard, Advanced, Pediatric, Wilderness, and other levels Oxygen Administration A digital certification card is included with this publication