The American Heart Association Heartsaver First Aid CPR / AED course teaches how to recognize and treat sudden illness and injury in adults, children, and infants. Participants learn how to provide CPR and to use an Automated External Defibrillator.
Course Topics Include:
• First Aid Basics
• Medical emergencies including allergic reactions, heart attacks, stroke, seizures, and diabetes
• Injury management including bites and stings, bleeding control, and splinting
• Environmental emergencies such as heat stroke and hypothermia
• Relief of choking
• CPR / AED for adults, children, and infants
This course is specifically designed for those who have a duty to respond to an emergency because of job responsibilities or regulatory requirements. It is also appropriate for members of the community who want to be prepared in the event of a cardiac emergency or serious life threatening emergency.
**The American Heart Association requires you to have a current copy of the student manual for this course. The student manual is included in the cost of the class and will be distributed upon arrival on your training date.**