CPR/AED & First Aid
CPR/AED (American Heart Association- Heartsaver®) This course teaches adult and child basic CPR skills such as performing a head tilt-chin lift, giving compressions and breaths, and calling your emergency response number (or 911). The CPR/AED component can be taken separately or combined with First Aid. It provides training for designated first responders, individuals needing credentialed training for job or regulatory requirements, or an entire workplace. This is a three hour course. Upon completion students receive a 2-year certification.
Heartsaver First Aid is a classroom course that is designed to meet OSHA regulations. The course teaches basic first aid skills such as: making sure the scene is safe, first aid basics such as stopping bleeding that can be seen and helping someone with a possible broken bone or sprain, medical emergencies, and environmental emergencies. This is a 3 hour course- the certification is for two years.
Heartsaver CPR/AED can be combined with First Aid for a 6 hour course.
Healthcare Provider teaches CPR skills to be used on victims of all ages, the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED), and the relief of a foreign-body airway obstruction. This course also includes instruction on ventilation with a barrier device, and a bag-valve-mask device. Healthcare Provider is designed for those who provide health care to patients in a wide variety of settings, including in and out of hospital settings. These healthcare providers may include (but are not limited to) physicians, nurses, paramedics, emergency medical technicians, respiratory therapists, physical and occupational therapists, physician assistants, residents or fellows, medical or nursing assistants or students in training, aides, and other allied health personnel. This is a 4-5 hour course.
Private classes for groups or businesses available. Please contact Marilynn or Jake via the Contact page for quotes and possible course dates.