Heartsaver CPR

AHALOGO

Heartsaver CPR AED

 

Course Description

This course is classroom/video based and reflects the science from the 2010 American Heart Association Guideline for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care.  This modular course teaches how to recognize and treat life-threatening emergencies, including cardiac arrest and chocking for adult, child and infant victims.  Participants also learn to recognize the warning signs of heart attack and strokes in adults.  This course is hands on and participants will practice all skills taught.


This course is designed for individuals not in healthcare setting but who have a duty to respond to emergencies because of job responsibilities or regulatory requirements such as;

  • Firefighters
  • Police
  • Family members of patients at high risk of sudden cardiac arrest

Approximate Course Length: 

4 hours for CPR/AED only

8 hours for CPR/AED & First Aid

4 hours for First Aid only

Student Material
:

The Heartsaver CPR/AED Manual is mandatory for all INITIAL courses.

The textbook is NOT included in the cost of the course. A lending library is available first come, first served.  If you would like a copy of the manual, please note the price below.  If registering within two weeks of the course date, please know you will need to pick up your manual at 120 McKinley St. during normal business hours.

Written / Skills:

You must show proficiency of all necessary skills and receive 84% on final written exam for completion of course.

Cost:

Heartsaver CPR/AED ONLY

$25 Initial Course

$10 Skills Only Verification with eLearning completed at AHA website – additional cost paid to AHA

$12 Book

Heartsaver CPR/AED & FIRST AID

$55 Initial Course

$10 Skills Only Verification with eLearning completed at AHA website – additional cost paid to AHA

AHA_Authorized_Provider

$14 Book

Heartsaver FIRST AID ONLY

$25 Initial Course

$10 Skills Only Verification with eLearning completed at AHA website – additional cost paid to AHA

$9 Book

Optional Keychain CPR mask $5

ON-SITE COURSES ARE AVAILABLE FOR GROUPS.  Please contact us at 802-442-5817 ext. 123 or cpr@benningtonrescue.org for more details about upcoming classes.

 

 


 IMPORTANT COURSE INFORMATION

Participants should wear loose, comfortable clothes. Please advise our educational staff prior to class of any physical limitations so that reasonable accommodations can be made.

Upon successful completion, all participants receive a Heartsaver  Provider Course Completion Card from the AHA that is valid for two years.

INITIAL COURSE INFORMATION

Students must register five business days in advance.  All students are responsible for self assessment, studying materials prior to class.  Students that are more than 15 minutes late to class will be asked to reschedule.  Registration closes when roster is full or five days prior to class, whichever comes first.

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 materials do not represent income to the Association.

RENEWAL INFORMATION:

The recommended renewal interval for all AHA courses is 2 years.  A textbook is NOT included in cost of course.  Providers who intend to take a renewal course must show a Provider card as entrance into a renewal course.

Students must register five business days in advance.  All students are responsible for self assessment, studying materials prior to class.  Students that are more than 15 minutes late to class will be asked to reschedule.  Registration closes when roster is full or five days prior to class, whichever comes first.

**DISCLAIMER: Bennington Rescue Squad states NO guarantees are warranted, stated, or implied regarding the students’ minimum ability to handle an emergent or critical situation after completing these courses.