ALH 1132 American Heart Association Heartsaver First Aid

The American Heart Association (AHA) Heartsaver First Aid with Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Automated or Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) course provides first responders with training in basic first aid procedures, including the first aid skills recommended by OSHA, CPR and AED. Students who complete the course qualify for the AHA Heartsaver First Aid with CPR and AED course completion card.

Division: Health Sciences
Department: Allied Health
Repeatable Credit: Yes
Offered Online: No

Prereqs: NONE  

Outcomes

  • Demonstrate the skills needed to operate an automatic external defibrillator.
  • Demonstrate basic first aid skills needed to control bleeding and immobilize injuries.
  • Demonstrate the skill needed to assess the ill or injured person.
  • Demonstrate the skills to perform effective cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

Credit Hours: 1

Classroom Hours: 1