8 training hours – Our American Heart Association Heartsaver® – First Aid CPR AED course teaches how to respond to life-threatening emergencies (heart attack, cardiac arrest, serious bleeding, choke, shock, spinal injury…) and covers injuries or illnesses that are not immediately life-threatening (bites, burns, fractures, strains & sprains, asthma, epilepsy…).
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AHA® Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED
June 6 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Intended for anyone with little or no medical training who needs a course completion card for job, regulatory or other requirements. These courses can also be taken by anyone who wants to be prepared for an emergency in any setting.
Course duration: 8 training hours. (full day training)
Course structure: In the Instructor-led format, students participate in video-based lessons and learning stations. Students work with our AHA Instructor to complete the First Aid, CPR and AED skills practice and skills testing. Students also complete a written exam in class.
Pedagogic tools: participant manual, video.
Certification: Participants will be given an American Heart Association Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED course completion card after successful completion of training, and valid for 2 years.
1- First Aid basics. Learn the duties, roles and responsibilities of First Aid Rescuers.
Asses the scene
Phone for help
Take universal precautions
Find the problem
Protect the person’s privacy
Sample First Aid Kit
Cardiac arrest: CPR and AED use for Adults
Choking in an adult
Breathing Problems and asthma
Diabetes and low blood sugar
Head Neck and spinal injuries
Broken bones and sprains
Burns and electrical injuries
Bites and Stings
Heat related emergencies
Cold related emergencies
Course introduction – 10 mn
First Aid basics (theory + practice) – 50 mn
Medical emergencies (theory + practice) – 3h00
Injury emergencies (theory + practice) – 2h30
Environmental emergencies (theory + practice) – 1h30
Total = 8 hours