DHR - SAFETY ALERT MEMO 09-02
DATE: June 29, 2009
INCIDENT TYPE: Standard First Aid (SFA) & CPR Certification Training
LOCATION: All Caltrans Locations
TYPE OF WORK ACTIVITY: Certification Training
ACTION: CPR certification is now required every year. For employees requiring these certifications, please ensure that they are current. Caltrans Safety Manual has been revised to meet more stringent SFA and CPR training standards.
CONCLUSIONS: All employees required to maintain SFA/CPR certification as outlined by 9.12 of the Caltrans’ Safety Manual shall maintain certification as recommended by the American Red Cross Standard. SFA is required every three years and CPR is now required every year. To satisfy this requirement the following course sequence in LMS should be followed:
Initial course enrollment: Standard First Aid Course (course code: 100579)
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