American Heart Association Health Care Provider Training Course (BLS-CPR)

Program Description

The American Heart Association designed the BLS for Health Care Providers Course to prepare a wide variety of health care professionals to recognize several life-threatening emergencies and to provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely, and effective manner. The course includes adult, child, and infant skills in both the out-of-hospital and in-hospital settings. Fee includes manual and BLS-CPR card.

Instructor: B. Smith, M. S., Cert. AHA BLS Instr., Cert. ARC BLS/First Aid Instr.
1 Friday                 Aug. 3                              Noon – 4:00 p.m.
CRN 81197           Bldg. 3 – Rm. 306              Fee $59

1 Friday                 Aug. 24                            Noon – 4:00 p.m.
CRN 81198           Bldg. 3 – Rm. 306              Fee $59

1 Friday                 Sept. 7                             Noon – 4:00 p.m.
CRN 81199           Bldg. 3 – Rm. 306              Fee $59

1 Friday                 Sept. 21                           Noon – 4:00 p.m.
CRN 81200           Outreach – Rm. 407         Fee $59

1 Friday                 Oct. 5                               Noon – 4:00 p.m.
CRN 81201           Outreach – Rm. 407           Fee $59

1 Friday                 Oct. 19                             Noon – 4:00 p.m.
CRN 81202           Outreach – Rm. 407           Fee $59

1 Friday                 Nov. 2                              Noon – 4:00 p.m.
CRN 81203           Outreach – Rm. 407          Fee $59

1 Friday                 Nov. 16                            Noon – 4:00 p.m.
CRN 81204           Outreach – Rm. 407          Fee $59

1 Friday                 Dec. 7                              Noon – 4:00 p.m.
CRN 81205           Outreach – Rm. 407          Fee $59

Instructor: R. Buresh, Cert. AHA BLS Instr.
1 Saturday            Sept. 29                           8:00 a.m. – Noon
CRN 81206         Outreach – Rm. 407          Fee $59

1 Thursday           Oct. 25                             4:30 – 8:30 p.m.
CRN 81207          Outreach – Rm. 407          Fee $59

1 Saturday            Nov. 3                              8:00 a.m. – Noon
CRN 81208          Outreach – Rm. 407          Fee $59

1 Wednesday      Nov. 28                            4:30 – 8:30 p.m.
CRN 81209        Outreach – Rm. 407          Fee $59

1 Tuesday             Dec. 18                            4:30 – 8:30 p.m.
CRN 11013         Outreach – Rm. 407           Fee $59
(Registration for this class begins Nov. 6)

Professional Continuing Education Credits: 4 CE’s provided for Social Workers, Nursing Home Administrators, Physical Therapists and Assistants, and Massage Therapists.


Family & Friends® CPR

Instructor: B. Maertens, RN, PYT, PT Cert.  AHA CPR Instr.

Learn the lifesaving skills of adult Hands-Only™ CPR, child CPR with breaths, adult and child AED use, infant CPR and relief of choking in an adult, child or infant. Skills are taught in a group environment by using the AHA’s research-proven practice-while-watching technique, which provides students with the most hands-on CPR practice time possible. Family & Friends CPR is for individuals (16 and over) who want to learn CPR but do not need a course completion card in CPR for their job. This course is ideal for students, new parents, grandparents, babysitters and others interested in learning how to save a life.

1 Wednesday      Oct. 10                             5:30 – 8:00 p.m.
CRN 81210        Outreach – Rm. 407           Fee $50