FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
FEBRUARY 18, 2020
BAHAMIAN LAUNCHES NEW BUSINESS
SECONDS COUNT FIRST AID, CPR AED TRAINING CO.
Nassau, Bahamas | On February 8, 2020, Bahamian entrepreneur Joann Hilton,
launched Seconds Count, an Emergency (First Aid, CPR AED) Training Company.
Seconds Count have many digital components, providing clients with Electronic CPR
training equipment, the ease of doing business through online ordering, booking and
With its mission to Save Lives, Seconds Count provides individuals and teams with
comprehensive and accredited First Aid, CPR, and AED certification courses, and offers
commercial and public access automated external defibrillators; available through the
Elated that her business idea is now a reality, Joann Hilton, CEO, spoke to the
importance of remaining committed to achieving your vision despite challenges. “I am
grateful to God. As a young black female, today I celebrate the achievement of fully
walking into my potential as an entrepreneur and empowering others to become
Reflecting on the recent deaths of Hurricane Dorian victims, Hilton added, “Knowing
what to do in a timely manner is priceless when unexpected tragedy strikes. She
indicated that Seconds Count curriculum are cost effective, easy to understand and
convenient, since they theoretically and practically teach employees how to perform
First Aid and CPR procedures.
She educated the audience on the necessary components of a quality certification
program. “The first thing you should look for when seeking a quality First Aid CPR AED
certification program is comprehensive course modules that cover the vital information
in enough detail to help you feel confident when presented with an emergency,” said
Courses offered by Seconds Count are customized through partner, The American
Heart Association and our local Training Centre affiliate, Doctors Hospital for students,
school administrators, business owners, their teams, the public and private sectors,
parents and guardians.
They also promote the importance of credibility, proven experience and skills to ensure
that the best training partners are involved. The programs offered cover a full spectrum
of lifesaving skills to help first responders recognize and respond to cardiac arrest and
manage injuries until professional helps arrives.
“Our First Aid and CPR AED certification course and training program will be able to
prepare you for a wide range of different situations. Six in ten bystanders won’t give a
cardiac arrest victim First Aid or CPR. Thousands of lives a year could be saved if more
people knew how to perform life saving First Aid and CPR,” concluded Hilton.
Seconds Count offers various Occupational Health and Safety courses for international
certification and provide numerous Induction courses ensuring all persons performing
specifically construction work require proof of having completed a general Occupational
Health and Safety (OHS) training for the industry.
Persons may register, schedule appointments and make online payments on the eCommerce
Emergency resource guides and facts sheets are also available for the general public.
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