First Aid Certification Test  
     
 
1. The purpose of the first aid guide, which is included in the first aid kit is to:  
Guide you through CPR steps  
Provide treatment options for medical emergency  
Explain how to use the supplies included in the first aid kit  
None of the above  
     
2. Chances of performing successful first aid increase if more than one person is involved.  
True  
False  
     
3. If the victim refuses First Aid, what should you do?  
Perform First Aid anyway  
Do not do anything  
Call 911 and stay with the victim until help arrives  
None of the above  
     
4. One of OSHA's recommendations when coming in contact with bodily fluids, skin or blood is to:  
Inform your supervisor and contact the doctor as soon as possible  
Inform your supervisor, but calling the doctor is not necessary  
No need to inform anyone, just wash the affected area  
None of the above  
     
5. If the victim sustained broken bone or strain, you can:  
Raise the injured part as long as it does not cause more pain  
Give mouth to mouth  
Turn him to the side and wait for EMS  
None of the above  
     
6. When the victim is choking, his/her air passage is blocked.  
True  
False  
     
7. One of the key steps in Heimlich Maneuver is to:  
Perform upward thrusts for 3 minutes then lay the person on the side  
Perform 5 reps of upward thrusts  
Perform upward thrusts on the victim until the item is forced out or ambulance arrives  
None of the above  
     
8. In case of 3rd degree burn, it is not recommended to remove clothing and/or apply fluids to the wound.  
True  
False  
     
9. Common food types that can cause allergic reaction are:  
Apples and oranges  
Eggs, peanuts or chocolate  
Seeds, onions or garlic  
None of the above  
     
10. Injury to the abdominal area should be treated as an internal injury.  
True  
False  
     
11. What is the second priority in treating bleeding wound, like cut or scrape?  
Apply bandage or clean cloth  
Put ice on the wound  
Keep the wound clean to minimize any chances of infection  
None of the above  
     
12. Dangerous nosebleeds, while rare, originate in the back artery of the nose and are complicated to treat.  
True  
False  
     
13. The biggest danger with non bleeding wound is:  
Difficulty to assess damage  
Insuring the victim's survival before arrival of EMS  
No known treatments  
None of the above  
     
14. If you suspect that the victim has suffered an internal injury, one of the steps you must take is:  
Put the victim in the horizontal position on his/her back, and ensure the victim does not move  
Call 911  
Call 911 and perform chest compressions  
None of the above  
     
15. When sustaining electrical burn, you must consult with the doctor as soon as possible.  
True  
False  
     
16. When should you suspect head, neck or back injury?  
Car or motorcycle accident  
Fall from height  
Electrocution  
All of the above  
     
17. Before administering First Aid, you must always make sure that the scene is safe for you and the victim.  
True  
False  
     
18. You should suspect head injury if the victim is experiencing the following symptoms:  
Cough  
Trouble walking or moving  
Hyperactivity  
None of the above  
     
19. If the victim is unresponsive, you should:  
Call 911 and leave  
Stay with the victim but do not perform First Aid  
Proceed with CPR and/or First Aid as soon as possible  
None of the above  
     
20. When suspecting head injury, you should also suspect an injury to the neck and/or spine.  
True  
False  
     
21. In case of a nosebleed that persisted for more than 15 minutes, you should:  
Apply pressure to the nose  
Call 911 for help  
Call 911 and leave the scene  
None of the above  
     
22. If the victim is responsive, you should introduce yourself and offer help.  
True  
False