CooL Compressions CPR offers both the American Heart Association (AHA) and the American Safety & Health (ASHI) First Aid Certification classes. These courses are for non-healthcare providers whose organizations or professions require First Aid Certification, or for those that want to prepare themselves to provide help in an emergency.

AHA Heartsaver® First Aid Certification Classes

This course is primarily targeted for Healthhcare Providers.

AHA Heartsaver First Aid Certification Classes

Heartsaver® First Aid is a course that is video-based and led by a highly skilled instructor that exposes you to emergency scenarios where you will learn how to react to and manage the scene during the initial moments before emergency personnel arrive. This course is hands-on and the instructor will assist you with your skills practice. It is based on the 2015 AHA Guidelines Update for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care.

Subjects discussed in the video include:

  • Open wounds, dressing and bandaging
  • Broken or sprained limbs and how to stabilize them until help arrives
  • Use of an epinephrine pen if an allergic reaction occurs due to allergies or stings
  • How to recognize a choking victim and how to assist with a positive outcome
  • What to do if someone is having a stroke, seizure, or is in cardiac arrest.

This course is typically for non-healthcare providers or those with limited or no medical training. If you are unsure if this is the First Aid Certification Class your organization requires, contact your compliance officer or give us a call at 720-609-2972.

  • Course is instructor led
  • Workbook Required
  • Course length: 3 hours
  • Certification period: 2 years
  • Students must demonstrate the required skills unassisted

Upcoming Classes

Can be combined with the AHA Heartsaver® CPR AED Course (5 hours). See upcoming classes for the next AHA Heartsaver® First Aid CPR AED Course.


ASHI Basic First Aid Certification Classes

ASHI Basic First Aid Certification Classes - Book Cover

ASHI Basic First Aid course is a video-based class with a  highly skilled instructor to help you acquire the skills you need to assist in an emergency situation.  Through real life scenarios recreated in the video you will learn the skills you need to perform Basic First Aid until emergency professionals arrive on the scene. This First Aid Certification class conforms to the 2015 AHA  Guidelines Update for First Aid.

The Basic First Aid video covers: This course is primarily for those that are not required to have American Heart Association Certification.  Intended for those that are non Health care workers.

  • Prepares you to help with primary assessment
  • Open wounds, dressing and bandaging controling bleeding
  • Broken or sprained limbs and how to stabilize them until help arrives
  • Use of an epinephrine pen if an allergic reaction occurs due to allergies or stings
  • How to recognize a choking victim and assist with a positive outcome
  • What to do if someone is having a stroke, seizure, or is in cardiac arrest
  • Care of Someone with an Altered mental state

This course is typically for non-healthcare providers or those with very limited medical training. Some industries that may require this First Aid Certification class are:

  • Corporate or professional industries
  • Lifeguards
  • Law enforcement candidates
  • Some government agencies
  • Foster care
  • Day care providers not required to be AHA Heartsaver® First Aid certified
  • Anyone that wants to know Basic First Aid

Skill testing is done throughout the class with real-time, hands-on practice. Written assessment may be required for certification.

  • Course is instructor led
  • Workbook Required
  • Course length: 3 hours
  • Certification period: 2 years
  • Students must demonstrate the knowledge of each skill

Upcoming Classes

Can be combined with the ASHI Basic CPR and AED Classroom Course (5 hours). See upcoming classes for the next ASHI CPR, AED, First Aid Combo Course.


 

Upcoming Classes

  • AHA Basic Life Support (BLS) Renewal
    • AHA Basic Life Support (BLS) Renewal Classroom Course
      October 17, 2018
      8:30 am - 10:30 am

    AHA Basic Life Support (BLS) Renewal Classroom Course This course has been recently added for those that need to update their BLS certificate and have…

  • AHA Basic Life Support HeartCode® BLS Blended Adult, Child Infant Skills check off
    • AHA Basic Life Support HeartCode® BLS Blended Training
      October 17, 2018
      11:00 am - 2:00 pm

    AHA Basic Life Support HeartCode® BLS Blended Training Part Two: Hands-On Skills Once you have completed the online course the next step is to demonstrate…

  • AHA Basic Life Support HeartCode® BLS Blended
    • AHA Basic Life Support HeartCode® BLS Blended Training
      October 18, 2018
      5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    AHA Basic Life Support HeartCode® BLS Blended Training Part Two: Hands-On Skills Once you have completed the online course the next step is to demonstrate…

  • AHA Basic Life Support (BLS) Instructor-Led Training
    • AHA Basic Life Support (BLS) Instructor-Led Training
      October 22, 2018
      12:30 pm - 3:15 pm

    AHA Basic Life Support (BLS) Instructor-Led Training.  Workbook is required for this class.  This course is best for Healthcare providers that have never taken BLS…

  • AHA Basic Life Support (BLS) Renewal
    • AHA Basic Life Support (BLS) Renewal Classroom Course
      October 22, 2018
      6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    AHA Basic Life Support (BLS) Renewal Classroom Course This course has been recently added for those that need to update their BLS certificate and have…

  • ASHI CPR, AED, First Aid Combo Course
    • ASHI CPR, AED, First Aid Combo Course
      October 23, 2018
      9:00 am - 3:00 pm

    ASHI CPR, AED, First Aid Combo Course is an American Safety & Health Institute (ASHI) combination class of ASHI Basic CPR and AED Classroom and the ASHI…