Classes and Events
Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid, CPR and AED Class
The Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid, CPR and AED Class teaches students how to respond to and manage illnesses and injuries in a child or an infant until professional help can arrive.
The course is for those who are involved in child care and have a duty to respond to children's health emergencies, including child-care workers, teachers, foster-care workers, camp counselors, youth organization employees and youth sports coaches. It is also ideal for parents, grandparents, babysitters and guardians.
The program meets Emergency Medical Services Authority (EMSA) licensing requirements for child care. It is not appropriate for people who work in the health care field.
Course topics include:
- Child and infant single-rescuer CPR
- Child AED scenarios
- Child and infant choking
- Child and infant first aid (bleeding; burns; EpiPen administration; asthma; poisoning; diabetes; seizures; muscle, bone and joint injuries; heat and cold-related emergencies; fever; suspected abuse; bites/stings; etc.)
Participants will receive a two-year American Heart Association Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid, CPR and AED Completion Card.
Please note, registration for this class is required. Walk-ins will not be accepted.