American Heart Association’s First Aid, CPR, and AED 2-year Heartsaver certification for individuals and workers.
- Additional information
With nearly 80 percent of sudden cardiac arrests occurring outside the hospital, it is important that employers offer CPR, AED and First Aid training for their employees to respond to a sudden cardiac arrest emergency and First Aid emergencies. Heartsaver First Aid, CPR, and AED is a classroom, instructor-led course that teaches adult CPR and AED use, chocking response, first aid basics, medical emergencies, injury emergencies, and environmental emergencies.
Upon successful completion of the course, including a skills test, students receive an American Heart Association (AHA) Heartsaver First Aid, CPR, and AED course completion card, valid for 2 years.
The AHA Heartsaver First Aid, CPR, AED class covers:
- Key changes reflecting the new science from the 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care
- Adult, child, and infant CPR and AED use
- Adult, child and infant choking
- First aid basics
- Heart Attacks
- Allergic Reactions and EpiPen Use
- Internal Bleeding
- Punctures and Wounds
- Heat Exhaustion and Heat Stroke
- Hypothermia and Frostbite
- Bites and Stings
- Tooth Loss
- Medical emergencies
- Injury emergencies
- Environmental emergencies
- Optional written test
This course is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in First Aid, CPR and AED use to meet job, regulatory or other requirements.
- Class Length: 6-7 Hours (Depending on Class Size)
- Includes full AHA student workbook
|Dates||October 26, 2018, December 14, 2018|