Heartsaver CPR/AED or CPR/AED/First Aid (Adult First Aid)
Heartsaver Courses: Personal
Trainers, Dental Office Staff, Flight Attendants, Jail & Prison
Personnel, School Teachers, Construction Workers, Teacher Aides, Long
Term Care Staff (Nurses & Aids require BLS), Etc.
Personal Trainer - Fitness Trainer, Human resource personnel, secretaries, maintenance personnel and other non-medical employees would seldom need the skills but may be required to have CPR skills. (Heartsaver CPR/AED)
Dental office staff (non-clinical) may not be required to maintain CPR skills. If they do this course is good for non-clinical Dental or Medical Office Staff. (Heartsaver CPR/AED)
Flight attendants may need to respond to a medical emergency while in the air. The flight attendant cannot guarantee there will be trained medical professionals on board to respond, so the flight attendants must maintain CPR and first aid skills. AED's are common equipment in airports and on planes, and flight attendants are required to know how to use one. (Heartsaver CPR/AED with or without First Aid)
Jail and prison personnel
are often required to maintain CPR certification. In the event of an
emergency, medical staff may not be immediately available, and guards or
other staff may need to respond until medical support arrives.
(Heartsaver CPR/AED with First Aid)
Schools, most states require public school teachers and non child day care workers to maintain CPR certification. If a student or teacher is injured, a teacher can respond to the emergency until medical assistance arrives. (Heartsaver CPR/AED with First Aid)
Pools and Beaches Lifeguards must maintain CPR skills. Drowning victims may require CPR, and a lifeguard with CPR skills can respond appropriately to the emergency. (Heartsaver CPR/AED with First Aid or without First Aid)
The Healthsaver CPR/AED may include just Adult or also include Child/Infant CPR.
If you need Child and/or Infant First Aid, You need the Heartsaver Pediatric AED CPR First Aid class (see below).
All CPR/AED (automatic external defibrillator). This course includes classroom and hands on practice and skills.