American Heart Association Classes

The following descriptions represent the variety of training offerings that can be made available to your organization. Each can be customized and/or combined with others to produce the training solution you seek. Please contact Doug Holmes at 608-743-4597 for more information.

Heartsaver® First Aid
Designed for employee training at companies, corporations, businesses or other entities. For employees and/or designated first responders who have a duty to respond to a first aid emergency because of job responsibilities or regulatory requirements.

Content: Adult first aid (general principles, medical emergencies and injury emergencies)
Optional: Environmental emergencies

Heartsaver® CPR
Designed for employee training at companies, corporations, businesses or other entities. For employees and/or designated first responders who have a duty to respond to a cardiac emergency because of job responsibilities or regulatory requirements.

Content: Adult/Child CPR Adult/Child Choking
Optional: Infant CPR and choking Adult/Child CPR with mask Infant CPR with mask

Heartsaver® AED
Designed for employee training at companies, corporations, businesses or other entities. For employees and/or designated first responders who have a duty to respond to a cardiac emergency because of job responsibilities or regulatory requirements.

Content: Adult/Child CPR with mask Adult/Child Choking Adult/Child AED
Optional: Infant CPR with mask Infant choking

Heartsaver® First Aid with CPR & AED
Designed for employee training at companies, corporations, businesses or other entities. For employees and/or designated first responders who have a duty to respond to a first aid or cardiac emergency because of job responsibilities or regulatory requirements.

Content: Adult first aid (general principles, medical emergencies and injury emergencies) Adult/Child CPR with mask Adult/Child AED
Optional: Environmental emergencies Infant CPR with mask

Heartsaver® Pediatric First Aid
For those involved in child care who have a duty to respond to a first aid emergency because of job responsibilities or regulatory requirements, such as child care workers, teachers, foster care providers, camp counselors, youth organizations, and coaches for children’s sports organizations. Designed to meet the specific needs of child daycare providers in all 50 states.

Content: Pediatric first aid (first aid basics, medical emergencies, injury emergencies, environmental emergencies) Asthma care training for child care providers Adult/Child CPR with mask Adult/Child AED
Optional: Pediatric first aid topics Infant CPR with mask

Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers
For healthcare providers – for example, EMS personnel, physician assistants, physicians, dentists, nurses, respiratory therapists and others who must have a credential (card) documenting successful completion of a CPR course.

This course is designed to teach the skills of CPR for victims of all ages, use of an automated external defibrillator and relief of choking. A student CD, included with the text, contains supplemental information for interested students on topics such as stroke, cardiac arrest, and special resuscitation situations. The course is video-based with instructor-led discussion and simulation. Students participate in, practice and complete various skills and learning stations.

Content: Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers Adult and pediatric CPR (including 2- rescuer scenarios and use of the bag mask) Foreign-body airway obstruction Use of automated external defibrillation with CPR