OAKHURST FIRST AID SQUAD ON THE MOVE

Posted July 31, 2011       Comments (0)
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Press Release June 5, 2011

Ocean Township, NJ, June 5, 2011: The Oakhurst First Aid Squad played host to the Monmouth County Sheriff’s Office Communications Division. The Field Communications Unit of the Monmouth County Police Radio Room stopped by to teach the local first aid squads protocol for emergency communications. MCPR Training Coordinator Scott Neilson instructed the local agencies in the new and updated policies Read more »

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Press Release May 20th 2011:

Ocean Township, NJ, May 18, 2011: The Oakhurst First Aid Squad participated in an “Active Shooter” Exercise with the Township of Ocean Emergency Services at the Township of Ocean Intermediate School. What is an “Active Shooter” and what does it mean to you? If you have school aged children I am sure you will want to know. Two nice quiet young men at Columbine High School were active shooters! Read more »

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Have you lost your job due to downsizing because of the economy? Would you like to train for a new and exciting career in as little as eight weeks? Become a lifesaver, a hero, and be back to work in a business that is ever expanding. People will always be in need of Emergency Medical Services. You will find this to be one of the most rewarding careers ever! We will give you free training! We will also help you with the application procedures for local companies that are in need of EMTs.

What is the catch? We need you to become a volunteer for the Oakhurst First Aid Squad. In exchange for you becoming a volunteer on the first aid squad, we will train you for free!

For more information, please call 732-229-7354
Or email: OakhurstEMS@aol.com

Please include a phone number where you can be reached and what time of day you would like to be contacted.

Remember, all training is free!

Posted July 28, 2011       Comments (0)
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The Oakhurst First Aid Squad has been serving the Township Of Ocean, Fire District Number 1, since 1928. We are a volunteer service made up of your friends and neighbors. We were there to help with the tragedy of the Hindenburg at Lakehurst and were there when the Morro Castle went aground and survivors were brought into Asbury Park. We responded to The World Trade Center bombings in 1993 and again in 2001. We responded to provide support services for Hurricane Katrina evacuees. We are here every day to help the citizens of and the visitors to the township of Ocean. We are here to help you.

The Oakhurst First Aid Squad is staffed by Emergency Medical Technicians. This is the nationally recognized standard throughout the United States. All members start their training with CPR, or cardiopulmonary resuscitation, the basic class with the most important life saving skills. Members may choose to start as Certified First Responders. They will then be trained by the New Jersey State Department of Health and pass the Emergency Medical Technician – Basic Examination.

The Oakhurst First Aid Squad provides all training free of charge to prospective members. All classes are taught at many convenient times, places, and schedules to fit your busy life. Study groups are available should you need them. Squad members are here to assist you should you need a mentor through the class. Daytime Monday – Friday classes and evening classes begin July, August and September.
You will always have a buddy through the entire training period. We feel that if you are willing to invest your time in our town, we are more than willing to invest our time in you!
Once you complete the training, there is a short probation time when you get to know the squad. You will be given a pager, first aid kit, and other supplies when needed. We will expect you to spend time training with us each month. In addition, on occasion, you may be asked to standby on a duty crew.
The Oakhurst First Aid Squad is a proud organization that has participated in many historic tragic rescues. But we have also been there for countless happy times. We have delivered many, many babies, even a set of twins! Please, won’t you join us?

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