The AHA's Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED Course is a classroom, Instructor-led course. Providing basic life saving skills for non-clinical individuals, such as, daycare providers, medical office assistants, facilities, transportation, school teachers, school lunch providers, highschool students, lifeguards, gyms, dance studios, state workers and anyone who would like to understand and learn to respond to illnesses and injuries in a child or infant until professional help arrives.
This course is designed to meet the regulatory requirements for child care workers in all 50 U.S. states.
The course covers adult, adult choking, child/infant CPR, child/infant AED, child/infant choking, and pediatric first aid.
IMPORTANT: YOU MUST HAVE A CURRENT (not expired) CPR/AED card.
Your student manual is included with this course and you will be able to refer to it during class.
This course covers:
- Safety and Assessment for both CPR and First Aid
- Adult, child, and infant CPR
- Use of an AED
- Giving Breaths (With a Mask)
- Recognition of life-threatening emergencies, including choking
- Use of epinephrine pen
- Control bleeding and bandaging
The goal of this course is to provide you the ability to recognize life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner.