AHA Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED
The AHA's Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED Course is a classroom, Instructor-led course designed to prepare students to provide first aid, CPR, and use an automated external defibrillator (AED) use in a safe, timely, and effective manner.
Upon successful completion of the course, including a first aid skills demonstration and a CPR and AED skills test, students receive a Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED course completion card, valid for two years.
*ALL STUDENTS WILL RECEIVE:
Heartsaver® First Aid CPR AED Student Workbook
The required student text for taking the Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED course in a classroom-based format. Full-color softcover, 144 pages, 8 1/2" x 11", plus two CPR AED reminder cards (adult and child/infant) and the Heartsaver® First Aid Quick Reference Guide. Based on the 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines for CPR and ECC and the 2015 American Heart Association and American Red Cross Update for First Aid.
The US Coast Guard (USCG) has approved the AHA’s Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED Course as meeting the USCG Elementary First Aid* training requirements of:
- Elementary First Aid per STCW Code Table A-VI/1-3;
- Elementary First Aid per 46 CFR 11.302(a)(3) and 46 CFR 12.602(a)(3);
- The first aid and CPR training requirements of 46 CFR 11.201(i)(1)
*All elective sections of Heartsaver First Aid with CPR AED (AMERHA-216) must be given.
AHA Instructors should provide this certificate to any maritime personnel that require the certificate to accompany their Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED course completion card upon successful completion of the course with all options completed and written exam.
**PLEASE NOTE AT CHECKOUT IF YOU WILL BE REQUESTING THE AMERHA-216 Special Certificate CERTIFICATE**
**INSTRUCTORS** Please use this link to print out their certificate AMERHA-216 Special Certificate Please copy the certificate along with the skills checklists and written exam for our records**
The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA