Did You Know: A New Survey Shows Many Americans are Afraid to Perform CPR!

Only half of Americans can be depended on to perform CPR on someone in cardiac arrest!

Read more about it here:

https://ahainstructornetwork.americanheart.org/AHAECC/ecc.jsp?pid=ahaecc.signin&oldUrl=/AHAECC/Courses/ACLS/ACLS/UCM_484184_ACLS—Instructor-Led-Training.jsp&_requestid=288766

Click the link below to check out our upcoming CPR/First Aid and BLS classes:

https://projectheartbeat.enrollware.com/calendar

 

Project Heartbeat now provides weekend classes for CPR and First Aid for non-healthcare providers. For example, if you’re a coach, babysitter, or teacher, register for our Heartsaver CPR/First Aid training to be officially certified!

Audience/Overview

Heartsaver First Aid with CPR & AED course is designed to provide a wide variety of community members, child care providers and professionals the ability to recognize life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use and AED, relieve choking, and provide basic first aid in a safe, timely and effective manner.

Course Content

  • First Aid Basics
  • Common Medical Emergencies including: breathing problems, choking, allergic reactions, heart attack, fainting, diabetes, stroke, seizure, shock, heart attach
  • Common Injury Emergencies including: bleeding, wounds, head and spine injuries, broken bones and sprains, burns and electrical injuries
  • Common Environmental Emergencies including: bites and stings, temperature-related emergencies, poison emergencies
  • Key changes in CPR from the new 2010 AHA Guidelines
  • CPR Critical Concepts
  • 1-Rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child and infant
  • 2-Rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child and infant

Course Length

Approximately 6 hours with a half hour lunch break

*course time based on 1 instructor: 8 students

Features

  •  Course uses learning stations for practice of essential skills and simulated clinical scenarios that encourage active participation
  • Hands-on class format reinforces skills proficiency
  • Classroom-based works well for learners who prefer group interaction and instructor feedback while learning skills
  • Each student will receive their own copy of the American Heart Association Heartsaver First Aid with CPR & AED Student Manual

Certification

American Heart Association Heartsaver 1st Aid, CPR & AED Course Completion Card is valid for two years.

Textbook Requirement

Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED Student Workbook

ISBN-10: 1616690178