Heartsaver CPR /AED

Heartsaver® CPR /AED

Heartsaver is the essential CPR and automated external defibrillator (AED) course. Foundational and flexible, Heartsaver provides you with the skills and confidence to respond to a cardiac arrest.

The vast majority of cardiac arrests happen at home, in public places and workplaces. If you ever witness one, chances are it will happen to a family member or someone you work with or care about.

Heartsaver is designed for people who don’t have medical training but who want to learn how to help someone having a cardiac arrest.

This course is for:

  • Anyone needing a course completion card for workplace, volunteer or other requirements.
  • Those who want to be ready, willing and able to help in case of a cardiac arrest or choking.
  • Caregivers, parents and families with children or infants, who want to be prepared for a cardiac arrest, choking or other health emergency.

    Three course types offered:

    1. Heartsaver CPR AED
    2. Heartsaver CPR AED + Child + Infant
    3. Heartsaver CPR AED Level C

    The Heartsaver CPR AED course covers:

    • How high-quality CPR improves survival
    • The concepts of the Chain of Survival
    • Recognizing when someone needs CPR
    • Adult CPR and AED use
    • Adult choking relief

    The Heartsaver CPR AED + Child + Infant course includes all of the above, and:

    • Child CPR, AED and choking
    • Infant CPR and choking

    The Heartsaver CPR AED Level C course incorporates all of the above, with the addition of a written knowledge exam.

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