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AHA Heartsaver CPR/AED
This classroom course teaches basic CPR skills such as performing a head tilt-chin lift and giving compressions and breaths. The course provides training for anyone who wants to learn basic CPR and obtain a Heartsaver course completion card. This course is recommended for the following roles: fitness instructors, parents, teachers, child-care providers, massage therapists, security guards and camp counselors.
Course Outline: • Critical concepts in high-quality CPR • Rescue CPR for adult, child and infant • AED for adult, child and infant • Use of breathing barrier devices • Conscious and unconscious choking relief • Differences among adult, child and infant rescue techniques
Heartsaver® First Aid is a video-based, instructor-led course that teaches students critical skills to respond to and manage an emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical services arrives. Students learn duties and responsibilities of first aid rescuers; first aid actions for medical emergencies, including severe choking, heart attack, and stroke; and skills for handling injury and environmental emergencies, including external bleeding, broken bones and sprains, and bites and stings.
The BLS Course trains participants to promptly recognize several life-threatening emergencies, give high-quality chest compressions, deliver appropriate ventilations and provide early use of an AED. BLS for Healthcare Provider (BLSHCP) classes are $70 and include the AHA course manual and a 2 year certification card. The course can be at your location or ours. This is a class required for EMS, lifeguards, physical therapists, most nurses & doctors. This is the most in depth CPR class offered. The use of a Bag Mask, advanced airway techniques and concentration on 2 rescuer CPR are some of the additional features of this class along with comprehensive Adult, child and infant CPR, adult, child and infant choking and full hands on practice sessions with an AED (Automated External Defibrillator). The class is scheduled for 3-4 hours
• High-quality CPR for adults, children, and infants • The AHA Chain of Survival, specifically the BLS components • Use of an AED • Effective ventilations using a barrier device • Importance of teams in multirescuer resuscitation and performance as an effective team member during multirescuer CPR • Relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (choking) for adults and infants
BLSHCP Recertifications are $60 for renewing an expiring or expired BLSHCP certification. You must present your Healthcare provider card or equivalent at the class in order to be able to take this renewal course. Cards expired for more than 2 months require you to take the full course. This is a class required for EMS, lifeguards, physical therapists, most nurses & doctors and is the most in depth CPR class offered. The course is scheduled for 3-4 hours.
Heartsaver AED CPR & BFA classes are $80 and include the AHA course manual and a 2 year certification card. Upon completion you will be certified in adult, child and infant CPR along with how to handle choking situations for adults, children and infants. This class is great for those who want to know all there is to know about CPR, choking and the AED without some of the more technical aspects provided in the Healthcare provider course. This class is great for those outside of the medical profession or those in the medical profession that do not require the Healthcare Provider level class. Police, fire, teachers, personal trainers, home care aids and the general lay public are well served with the Heartsaver AED class. Do not consider this class for nursing as it will not be accepted in the medical field or in most nursing school programs which require you to take the Basic Life Support For the Healthcare Provider CPR course.
The BasicFirst Aid course will get you trained to handle many types of medical emergencies. Some of the topics include fractures, burns, asthma, anaphalaxis, poisoning, shock, environmental emergencie and will cover legal aspects of providing First Aid. The class is scheduled for 6 hours.