One more region joined the project #I_can_HELP_you: in Zaporizhzhia teenagers were taught to provide premedical assistance in case of traffic accidents.

The event took place on April 16, 2019, on the basis of the Zaporizhzhia regional organization FST “Dynamo”.

About 60 students from different educational institutions of the city attended the training. Under the direction of the experienced instructor of the ICF “Assistance to the victims of an accident” in Zaporizhzhia region, Tetyana Kharchenko, children learned basic practical skills in medical assistance, in particular in the case of road accidents.

“We taught senior pupils the first steps that should be followed if they became a witness or participant in an accident: analysis of the situation, call of the relevant services, verification of the victim’s living standards. And also we worked with each of them the order of conduction of cardiopulmonary resuscitation and artificial respiration, – said a specialist. – Today, juvenile are active participants in the traffic. We hope that this knowledge will not become superfluous for them. ”

Traditionally, at the end of the training participants received certificates, as well as thematic tutorials.