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cpr and first aid certification
American Heart Association Course Information
Not sure which course you need to take? Please review the information below or visit the AHA Website to use their Course Finder tool to determine your training needs.
|Course Title||Description||Participant Materials||Fee|
|Heartsaver Adult Only|
Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED is a classroom, video-based, Instructor-led course that
teaches students critical skills needed to respond to and manage a first aid, choking
or sudden cardiac arrest emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical
services (EMS) arrives. Students learn skills such as how to treat bleeding, sprains,
broken bones, shock and other first aid emergencies. This course also teaches adult
CPR and AED use.
|Heartsaver Manual eBook||$87|
Heartsaver Adult &Pediatric
The Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED Course is designed to meet the regulatory
requirements for child care workers in all 50 United States. It teaches child care providers
and others to respond to and manage illnesses and injuries in a child or infant in the first
few minutes until professional help arrives. The course covers the Four Steps of Pediatric
First Aid and modules in Pediatric First Aid, Child/Infant CPR AED, Adult CPR AED, and
Asthma Care Training.
Heartsaver Manual eBook
The AHA’s new BLS Course has been updated to include science and education from the
2015 Guidelines Update for CPR and ECC. It teaches both single-rescuer and team basic
life support skills for application in both prehospital and in-facility environments, with a
focus on high-quality CPR and team dynamics. In the Instructor-led course, students
participate in simulated clinical scenarios and learning stations. Students work with an
AHA BLS Instructor to complete BLS skills practice and skills testing.
Students also complete a written exam.
Online/eLearning Part 2
Skills Practical/Testing Session
Heartsaver and BLS Provider courses are offered as a 2-part blended learning option. Part 1
is web-based and accessible 24 hours a day. Through case-based scenarios, interactive
activities and videos, this course teaches the program concepts. Upon successful
completion of Part 1, students receive a certificate that allows them entrance to a skills
practice and testing session. For full course completion, Part 1 must be paired with a
hands-on skills practice and testing session (Part 2) with an AHA BLS Instructor.
Note: Fees for Part 1 and Part 2 are separate. Part 1 fees are payable when you begin the
online portion and Part 2 fees are payable when you reserve your skills session.
|Family & Friends CPR|
AHA’s video-based, classroom Family & Friends® CPR Course teaches adult Hands-Only™ CPR,
adult AED use, child CPR and AED use, and infant CPR. It also teaches how to relieve choking in
an adult, child or infant. The course offers training for those who want to learn CPR and do
not require a course completion card.