- Curriculum Provider:
- American Heart Association
- Certification Duration:
- 2 Years
- Course Format:
- Instructor led video based learning with skills verificaiton.
The American Heart Association Heartsaver First Aid, CPR and AED certification course content is designed for individuals with limited or no medical training experience who need a course completion card in first aid, CPR and AED use to meet job, regulatory or other requirements.
This certification course is Instructor led with a watch while practicing AHA video format and includes focused skills learning and assessments throughout the program. The content is based on the most current AHA science with the following modules:
- First Aid Basics
- Medical Emergencies
- Injury Emergencies
- Environmental Emergencies
- Adult CPR and AED use
- Optional Modules: Child CPR and AED Use and Infant CPR
If you are a healthcare provider you may be required to take a different CPR course (CPR/Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers). To register for the CPR/BLS course, select that course from the "Offered Classes" link for more information and secure online registration.
The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in BLS, ACLS, and PALS and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational 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.