Heart Saver CPR, AED & First Aid Course Agenda

An 8-hour course designed for anyone wanting to learn First Aid, adult, child and infant CPR and Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) operations on adults and children. The cost is $75 per student and is scheduled by request only with no less than 10 students. 

Life is Why Activity 

Adult CPR 

Part I: Scene Safety and Assessment
Part II: Chest Compressions
Part III: Giving Breaths (Mouth-to-Mouth)
Part IV: Giving Breaths (With a Mask)

Use an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) (Adult)

Part I: AED
Part II: Putting It All Together

Naloxone

Adult Choking 

Adult CPR Skills Test

 

Child CPR 

Part I: Scene Safety and Assessment
Part II: Chest Compressions
Part III: Giving Breaths (Mouth-to-Mouth)
Part IV: Giving Breaths (With a Mask)

Use an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) (Child)

Part I: AED
Part II: Putting It All Together 

Child Choking 

Child CPR Skills Test 


Infant CPR 

Part I: Scene Safety and Assessment
Part II: Chest Compressions
Part III: Giving Breaths (Mouth-to-Mouth)
Part IV: Giving Breaths (With a Mask)
Part V: Putting It All Together

Infant Choking 

Infant CPR Skills Test 


First Aid Basics: Duties and Key Steps 

Part I: Duties, Roles, and Responsibilities of First Aid Rescuers
Part II: Universal Precautions and Exposure to Blood
Part III: Removing Protective Gloves (Test)
Part IV: Finding the Problem (Test) 

Medical Emergencies 

Part I: Breathing Problems
Part II: Choking (if teaching First Aid only)
Part III: Allergic Reactions
Part IV: Using an Epinephrine Pen (Test)
Part V: Heart attack, Fainting, Diabetes and Low Blood Sugar, Stroke, and Seizure

Injury Emergencies 

Part I: External Bleeding
Part II: Controlling Bleeding and Bandaging (Test)
Part III: Wounds
Part IV: Internal Bleeding
Part V: Head, Neck, and Spine Injuries
Part VI: Broken Bones and Sprains
Part VII: Burns and Electrical Injuries 

Environmental Emergencies 

Part I: Bites and Stings
Part II: Heat-Related Emergencies
Part III: Cold-Related Emergencies
Part IV: Poison Emergencies 

Preventing Illness and Injury; Legal Questions


Printable Heart Saver CPR, AED and First Aid Course Agenda (PDF) 

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