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The Designated NYS EMS Program Agency Serving Chemung,Schuyler & Steuben Counties
1058 West Church St. Elmira, NY 14905
Phone: 607-732-2354

Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED

The AHA's Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED Course is a classroom, Instructor-led course designed to prepare students to provide first aid, CPR, and use an automated external defibrillator (AED) use in a safe, timely, and effective manner.

Upon successful completion of the course, including a first aid skills demonstration and a CPR and AED skills test, students receive a Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED course completion card, valid for two years.

Heartsaver courses are intended for are designed for anyone with little or no medical training who needs a course completion card for job, regulatory (e.g., OSHA), or other requirements. These courses can also be taken by anyone who wants to be prepared for an emergency in any setting

Pre-registration is required.

Click "REGISTER ONLINE" for the date that works for you and pay by credit card.

Refund Policy:
Cancellations received within 5 business days are eligible for a full refund. Cancellations made less than 5 days prior to the course are subject to a $15.00 cancellation fee. Textbooks are non-refundable.
Students who are a "No Show" to the course are not eligible for a refund.Students are encouraged to submit an email address. Check email often, as all course communication will be delivered by email.


Classes with fewer than 5 students enrolled will be rescheduled

Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED
June 12, 2017

9:00am - 3:00pm

REGISTER ONLINE

At the end of the course, students will be able to:

· Recognize when someone needs CPR

· Give effective breaths by using mouth-to-mouth or a mask for all age groups

· Demonstrate how to use an AED

· Perform high-quality CPR

· Describe when and how to help a choking adult or child

· List the priorities, roles, and responsibilities of first aid rescuers

· Describe the key steps in first aid

· Remove protective gloves

· Find the problem

· Describe the assessment and first aid actions for the following life-threatening conditions: heart

attack, difficulty breathing, choking, severe bleeding, shock, and stroke

· Use an epinephrine pen

· Control bleeding and bandaging

· Recognize elements of common injuries

· Recognize elements of common illnesses