For the third time, KPJ Ipoh Specialist Hospital was invited by Pangkor Island Beach Resort to give CPR and First Aid Training for their staff recently. The objective of this project was to educate the front liners, from various departments of Pangkor Island Beach Resort, on the importance of CPR training in saving lives.
A total of 18 staff attended the training conducted by four CPR and First-Aid trainers. Among the topics covered were ‘Basic Life Support and CPR’, ‘CPR Techniques Demonstration and Practice for Adult and Child’, ‘Adult and Child Choking’, ‘Infant CPR and Infant Choking’ and a first-aid workshop. The training focussed on: drowning, choking, snake bite and heart attack, which are more common in the industry.
At the end of the training, to ensure that it was well comprehended, all participants were given a practical evaluation and written test.