According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), approximately 4 million injuries and illnesses occur annually in the workplace. Heartsaver First Aid is a course that teaches students critical skills to respond to and manage an emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical services (EMS) arrives. In this course, students learn skills such as how to treat bleeding, sprains, broken bones, shock and other first aid emergencies.
Upon successful completion, including a skills test, students receive a Heartsaver First Aid course completion card, valid for 2 years.
- Key changes reflecting the new science from the 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care
- First aid basics
- Medical emergencies
- Injury emergencies
- Environmental emergencies
- Optional written test
This course is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in first aid to meet job, regulatory or other requirements. First aid training is an important part of an effective safety program. Through our Heartsaver First Aid Course, your employees will have the confidence and skills to respond to a variety of emergencies.
Unfortunately, emergencies happen in the workplace. When a life is at stake, don’t settle for less. Rely on quality training from the trusted leader in CPR and emergency cardiovascular care — rely on the American Heart Association.