We also offer AHA – American Heart Association – CPR approved certification classes.
The primary AHA CPR classes that are regularly offered include:
- Heartsaver CPR AED
- BLS for Healthcare Providers
- Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED
- BLS for Renewal for Healthcare Providers
If you need more AHA classes, are in need of group certifications or have special circumstances, please call 810-553-9900. We offer special rates for CPR group classes. We are even willing to travel to a special location you designate. If you are in need of immediate certification or recertification, we can provide same day or next day CPR classes to meet your specifications.
CPR AED Heartsaver First Aid
Heartsaver® First Aid CPR AED teaches students the necessary critical skills in emergency first response and management of choking, first aid, or sudden cardiac arrest. It is a video-based, classroom instructor-led course from which students learn what to do in the first critical minutes until EMS personnel arrive.
Students are taught to treat sprains, bleeding, broken bones, shock and additional first aid emergency techniques. The course also includes CPR for adults and AED use.
The course is roughly 4 – 5 hours
AED CPR Heartsaver
Heartsaver® CPR AED is an instructor-led course with videos that teach AED, adult CPR, and choking relief. The course uses Practice-While-Watching techniques that allow instructors to provide feedback as they observe the students as they learn the required skills.
The course is roughly 3 to 4 hours
BLS for Healthcare Providers
The BLS – Basic Life Support – Classroom Course for Healthcare Providers teaches various healthcare professionals the skills needed to recognize life-threatening emergencies, use an AED, provide CPR and relieve choking effectively and timely. It includes the following:
- AED – automated external defibrillation – child updates included
- unique scenarios regarding resuscitation
- adult and pediatric CPR
- conscious and unconscious foreign body blockage of air passage
- usage of bag-valve mask in two-rescuer situations
- various other cardiopulmonary emergencies
- cardiac arrest and stroke
The course is roughly 4 to 5 hours
BLS for Renewal*
The BLS—Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers Classroom Course provides a variety of professionals in healthcare the skills to recognize life-threatening emergencies, use an AED, provide CPR and give choking relief in an efficient and prompt fashion.
The course is roughly 2 to 3 hours.
* For renewals, proof of prior course completion is required.