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AHA Disclaimer

The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in BLS and Heartsaver and has developed instructional material for this purpose. Use of these materials in an education course does not represent course sponsorship by the American Heart Association. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course material, do not represent income to the Association.

HEARTSAVER COURSES ******Receive Your Certification Card The Day of Class******

[When you register and pay at least 72 hours before the day of class]

American Heart Association Heartsaver and National Safety Council First Aid course teaches rescuers to effectively recognize and treat adult emergencies in the critical first minutes until professional help arrives. Topics covered in the HeartSaver First Aid course are; General Principals, Medical Emergencies, Injury Emergencies, and Environmental Emergencies.

American Heart Association Heartsaver and National Safety Council CPR/AED course teaches CPR and relief of choking in adults (Children & Infants Optional) and use of barrier devices for all ages. This course is designed to train individuals in the use of an AED and for those who have a duty to respond to a cardiac emergency because of job responsibilities or regulatory requirements.

American Heart Association Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid course teaches how to manage illness and injuries on a child in the first few minutes until professional help arrives. Topics covered in the Pediatric First Aid course include; Child Safety, First Aid Basics, Medical Emergencies, Injury Emergencies and Environmental Emergencies.

TWO YEAR CERTIFICATION

Course Length: Adult/Child/Infant: Up to 3 hours
Course: CPR/AED/FIRST AID
Course Fee: $70

Course Length: Adult/Child/Infant: Up to 1.5 hours
Course: FIRST AID
Course Fee: $60

Course Length: Adult/Child & Infant: Up to 1.5 hours
Course: CPR/AED
Course Fee: $ 60

Please see BLS for Healthcare Provider.

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BLS
The Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers course covers core material such as adult and pediatric CPR (including two-rescuer scenarios and use of the bag mask), foreign-body airway obstruction and automated external defibrillation. This course is for medical or nursing students, healthcare providers such as EMS personnel, physician assistants, nursing students, doctors, dentists, nurses, aides, respiratory, physical and occupational therapists, lifeguards etc. who must have a credential (card) documenting successful completion of a Healthcare Provider CPR course.

TWO YEAR CERTIFICATION

Course Length: Up to 3 Hours

Course Fee: $75.00