Class Schedule

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BLS for Healthcare Providers (Classroom)

The BLS 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.

For healthcare providers such as EMS personnel, physician assistants, doctors, dentists, nurses, and respiratory therapists who must have a credential
(card) documenting successful completion of a CPR course. This would also include nursing students, EMT students and anyone that is interested in becoming a BLS Instructors.

Heartsaver CPR/AED (Classroom)

The Heartsaver CPR Course teaches CPR, how to use a AED (Automatic External Defibullatior) and relief of choking in adults and children, children and infant as well as the  use of mouth barrier devices for all ages.



For those who have a duty to respond to a cardiac emergency because of job responsibilities or regulatory requirements. This would include teachers, fitness trainers and coaches.

(Healthcare Providers, including Nursing and EMT Students, please register for BLS for Healthcare Providers.)

Heartsaver CPR/AED & First Aid (Classroom)

Heartsaver First Aid With CPR & AED is a classroom course that is designed to
meet OSHA requirements.  The course teaches basic first Aid, CPR, and AED skills such as:
• Helping someone with a possible broken bone or sprain
• Giving CPR to an infant, child, or an adult
• Using an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)

Instructor Course: BLS & Heartsaver / First Aid

The  Instructor Essential course is a prerequisite for:
•    All AHA Instructor candidates
•    AHA Instructors adding other disciplines to their teaching credentials
•    AHA National and Regional Faculty, and Training Center Faculty

The course is also an option for:
• Current AHA Instructors who want to enhance their teaching skills

The course content is based on an adult learning model where participants view a scenario, compare teaching principles, and determine which skills need to be enhanced to make training effective.

• Through 20 modules, the course teaches these five general competencies identified by the International Board of Standards for Training, Performance and Instruction (IBSTPI):

• Professional Foundations
• Planning and Preparation
• Instructional Methods and Strategies
• Assessment and Evaluation
• Management
• The course also includes two modules from the American Heart Association:
• Remediation
• Cultural Sensitivity

Participants receive a Certificate of Completion after successfully completing the course.

Instructor candidates must first align with an AHA Training Center accepting new Instructors. The Training Center will provide an authorized code to purchase course materials or the online course key.

Participants complete a series of interactive lessons.

80-1050 - Core Instructor Course Package*

*Package includes student manual and CD; Instructor Network Code required for purchase.