Do not take this course if: You are a Daycare Provider, Preschool teacher or a bus driver. If so, please take our Pediatric First Aid CPR AED Course by clicking on the classes tab on the right of this page. If you work in the medical field take the Healthcare Provider Course instead
Age restriction: Student should be able to take a written exam
Confirmation email: Please check your spam folder for the confirmation email. This will contain the First Aid Prep Course, which takes about 25 minutes to complete. This is to help you prepare for class and is optional but highly recommended.
Preparation: You will be provided with an online component, the First Aid Prep Course stated above in the confirmation email section
Online option: You have the option of completing the online course followed by the 1-hour skills session. To schedule a skills session click on the 'classes' tab on the right and choose the skills session of the desired location.
I don't see a class that fits my schedule. You can take a look at our Santa Maria (34 miles) schedule or you can do a blended course where the cognitive portion is done online (about 2 hours in duration) and a skills session is performed with an instructor(about 1 hour in duration)
Do I need to purchase a textbook before coming to class? No, everything is provided for you on the day of the course.
The Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED Course covers core material such as adult, child and infant CPR, foreign-body airway obstruction, and Automated External Defibrillation. The First Aid portion of the class covers medical emergencies, injuries and environmental emergencies.