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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

CPR Training for the Workplace (Layperson)


Would you know what to do in a cardiac emergency?

EMSTAR offers CPR training for the community as well as for Businesses, Offices & the Corporate Environment.

EMSTAR Training Center provides participants an enjoyable low stress learning environment. We instill the confidence needed to handle an emergency with hands-on training, helping you create safe and healthy work environments by empowering your employees. Learn valuable life-saving skills to use at work, at home and in the community.

EMSTAR provides a cost-effective certification course for your employees. Each course is taught by a certified American Heart Association Instructor.  Instructor staff includes Paramedics, EMTs and Firefighters that are all currently practicing emergency providers.

Our training center is equipped with brand new manikins with feedback technology that allows the user to monitor both the depth and rate of chest compressions and AED training units.

Each employee will receive a student workbook during training. Each certified employee will receive an American Heart Association certification card that is valid for 2 years from the issue date.

During the course your employees will:

  • Learn scene safety
  • Learn early warning signs of heart attack and stroke
  • Learn to use a protective barrier
  • Check Responsiveness
  • Activate EMS
  • Assist someone who is unresponsive
  • Assisting choking victims
  • Assess breathing
  • Learn to give correct compressions and breaths
  • Learn basic Automated External Defibrillator operation and function on an AED trainer


EMSTAR Training Center can provide private, corporate, non-profit and custom group training for groups of 6 or more at a time convenient to your schedule. We offer a variety of health and safety related courses at our facility or at off-site locations.

Call 732-2354 or email education@emstar.org for more information and pricing.