Health Science


Course Details & Registration Information

Course
Heartsaver CPR/AED/1st Aid
Name
SEF-3001B4
Available Classes
Not currently offered.
Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
Intended Audience
The AHA’s Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED Course is designed for anyone with little or no medical training who needs a course completion card for their job, regulatory (e.g., OSHA), or other requirements, or anyone who wants to be prepared for an emergency in any setting.
Description
The AHA’s Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED course trains participants to provide first aid, CPR, and use an automated external defibrillator (AED) in a safe, timely, and effective manner. Reflects science and education from the American Heart Association Guidelines Update for CPR and Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC).
This course teaches skills with the AHA’s research-proven practice-while-watching technique, which allows instructors to observe the students, provide feedback, and guide the students’ learning of skills.
Course Objectives
  1. Upon successful completion the student will be able to recognize situations and provide assistance to a victim where CPR, AED, or first aid skills may be needed.
  2. Student will be able to recognize situations and provide assistance to a victim where First Aid Basics skills may be needed
  3. Student will be able to recognize situations and provide assistance to a victim where Medical Emergencies skills may be needed
  4. Student will be able to recognize situations and provide assistance to a victim where Injury emergencies skills may be needed
  5. Student will be able to recognize situations and provide assistance to a victim where Environmental emergencies skills may be needed
  6. Student will be able to recognize situations and provide assistance to a victim where Adult CPR & AED use skills may be needed
  7. Student will be able to recognize situations and provide assistance to a victim where (Optional modules) child and infant CPR/AED use may be needed
Outline of Instruction
  1. CPR mechanics and techniques; .
  2. AED purpose and practical use with special manikins
  3. Demonstration of first aid skills including epi pen administration,
  4. hemorrhage control and personal protective equipment.
  5. medical emergencies
Contact Hours
7
CEU's
No
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
Yes
Certification
American Heart Association
Website URL
http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/CPRAndECC/CorporateTraining/HeartsaverCourses/Heartsaver-First-Aid-CPR-AED---Classroom_UCM_303778_Article.jsp
Certification Learning Outcomes/Requirements
  1. Heartsaver® First Aid CPR AED is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led course that teaches students critical skills needed to respond to and manage a first aid, choking or sudden cardiac arrest emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical services (EMS) arrives.

    Students learn skills such as how to treat bleeding, sprains, broken bones, shock and other first aid emergencies. This course also teaches adult CPR and AED use.
CE to CU Articulation
No
Prerequisites
Text and Supplies Needed
Heartsaver First aid, CPR, AED student workbook Product Number: 20-1126 ISBN: 978-1-61669-827-0 OR
Ebook Product Number: 20-3117 ISBN: 978-1-61669-819-5
Clinical Site/Special Facilities
Requirements for Successful Completion of this Course
  1. Attendance 90% or above
  2. Participation
  3. successful demonstration of skills
Accreditation/Special Approval Requirements
American Heart Association
Intended Audience
The AHA’s Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED Course is designed for anyone with little or no medical training who needs a course completion card for their job, regulatory (e.g., OSHA), or other requirements, or anyone who wants to be prepared for an emergency in any setting.
Specific Industry or Business Support Needs
Athletic trainers, school teachers, law enforcement and job where people come in contact with other people
Industry or Job Titles Related to training Outcomes for Employment
  • this course is intended for the general public
Related Courses
  • Heartsaver Adult CPR/AED - SEF-3001D4
  • Heartsaver 1st Aid - SEF-3001G4
Course Contact Information
Tara Overton
919-866-5399