AHA ACLS, BLS, PALS, NRP, PEARS, ACLS EP, PHTLS and Heartsaver First Aid, CPR/AED Saving American Hearts, Inc 6165 Lehman Drive Suite 202 Colorado Springs, Colorado 80918 Catherine Brinkley (719) 551-1222 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
AHA Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED Instructor Course
Thank you for your interest in the American Heart Association Heartsaver First Aid CPR and AED Instructor Course.
This Instructor course teaches the methods needed to effectively instruct others in CPR/AED and First Aid.
This is a two year certification.
The cost of this course is $275. The instructor course materials are not included in the cost of the class.
The following information outlines the prerequisites for this course, the required skill proficiencies, required course materials (which are not included in the cost of the class), and how to prepare.
1). You must have a current AHA Heartsaver Adult, Child, Infant CPR/AED and First Aid Certification Card.
2). Have the ability to pass the Heartsaver CPR/AeD and First Aid written exam.
3). Go to http://www.ahainstructornetwork.org and register as a new Heartsaver First Aid CPR/AED instructor. Once you get your Instructor ID number, please email it to me at email@example.com.
4). If this is your first time becoming an American Heart Association Instructor, you will automatically become aligned with our training center. You will get more information about this, in the instructor course.
5). A Training Center Faculty must monitor instructor candidates teaching an actual CPR class before receiving an instructor card. Candidates must enroll in a Heartsaver Course monitoring class within 6 months of their instructor course, or the instructor course must be retaken.
6). Required Instructor Course/Teaching Materials (NOTE: These must be obtained before your course start date, and you must bring them with you to the instructor course).
* Heartsaver First Aid CPR/AED Instructor Manual
* Heartsaver First Aid CPR/AED DVD Set
* Heartsaver First Aid CPR/AED Student Manual
Required Skill Proficiencies:
Lay rescuer Adult CPR/AED
• Lay rescuer Child CPR/AED
• Lay rescuer infant CPR/AED
• Finding the problem (Heartsaver First Aid)
• Epi-Pen administration (Heartsaver First Aid)
• Control of severe bleeding (Heartsaver First Aid)
• Glove removal (Heartsaver First Aid)
How to prepare for the AHA Heartsaver Instructor Course
1). Practice, practice, practice your skills! The Heartsaver First Aid CPR/AED Instructor Manual contains a skill check off sheet that you will use to evaluate your own students. Skills are explained step by step. Study the skills check list and practice the skills yourself. You can even practice watching a friend performing the skill and check off the steps they have performed correctly as they do the skill. An additional way to practice is by watching the AHA Heartsaver videos. You can also audit a Heartsaver course by contacting Catherine Brinkley at (719) 551-1222 or sending an email to Catherine at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2). Read through the entire Heartsaver First Aid CPR/AED Instructor Manual.
3). Read through the entire Heartsaver First Aid Cpr/AED Student Manual.
If you have any questions please feel free to call, text or email Catherine Brinkley at (719) 551-1222 or email@example.com
Catherine Brinkley (719) 551-1222
Saving American Hearts, Inc 6165 Lehman Drive Suite 202 Colorado Springs, Colorado 80918