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AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION CPR COURSES

HEARTSAVER CPR/AED COURSE

COURSE DESCRIPTION: Heartsaver CPR AED is a classroom, video-based, Instructor-led course that teaches adult, child and infant CPR and AED use, as well as how to relieve choking on an adult, child and infant. This course teaches skills with AHA’s research-proven Practice-While-Watching (PWW) technique, which allows Instructors to observe the students, provide feedback and guide the students’ learning of skills.

This course is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in CPR and AED use to meet job, regulatrory or other requirements.

DATES (choose one):

January 12, 2015               5pm – 8pm

January 24, 2015               9am – 12pm

February 10, 2015              5pm – 8pm

February 28, 2015              9am – 12pm

COST:$45.00

APPLICATION DATES: closes 2 business days prior to your choice of class date.

You must submit a General Course application and a copy of your FLDL in order to secure a spot in this class.

Visa, MasterCard, cashiers check, or money orders made payable to Coral Springs Fire Department are acceptable forms of payment. No cash or personal checks!

HEARTSAVER CPR/AED COURSE & FIRST AID

COURSE DESCRIPTION: Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED is a classroom, video-based, Instructor-led course that teaches students critical skills needed to respond to and manage a first aid, choking or sudden cardiac arrest emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical services (EMS) arrives. Students learn skills such as how to treat bleeding, sprains, broken bones, shock and other first aid emergencies. This course also teaches adult, child and infant CPR and AED use.

This course is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in first aid, CPR and AED use to meet job, regulatory or other requirements.

DATE (choose one):

January 12, 2015               5pm – 9pm

January 24, 2015               9am – 1pm

February 10, 2015              5pm – 9pm

February 28, 2015              9am – 1pm

COST:$55.00

APPLICATION DATES: closes 2 business days prior to your choice of class date.

You must submit a General Course application and a copy of your FLDL in order to secure a spot in this class.

Visa, MasterCard, cashiers check, or money orders made payable to Coral Springs Fire Department are acceptable forms of payment. No cash or personal checks!

BLS HEALTHCARE PROVIDER COURSE

COURSE DESCRIPTION: The Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers classroom course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner.

This course is designed for people who need a CPR and AED class with job-related duties in emergency preparedness and response. (You would take this class vs. the layperson Heartsaver CPR and AED class, if you have patients, are a nurse, EMT, etc…). This is a CPR and AED course for healthcare professionals and covers 1 and 2 person Adult, Child and Infant CPR, use of an AED (defibrilator) on both a child and adult, choking (Heimlich manuever) for infants, children and adults, airway obstruction, bag valve mask and how to use a breathing barrier or pocket mask. This includes nurses, law enforcement and EMS personnel, EMT, EMT students, nursing students, firefighters, athletic trainers, dentists, CNA, business and industry response teams, lifeguards, flight attendants and others who must take action in emergency situations.

DATE (choose one):

January 12, 2015               5pm – 9pm

January 24, 2015               9am – 1pm

February 10, 2015              5pm – 9pm

February 28, 2015              9am – 1pm

COST:$65.00

APPLICATION DATES: closes 2 business days prior to your choice of class date.

You must submit a General Course application and a copy of your FLDL in order to secure a spot in this class.

Visa, MasterCard, cashiers check, or money orders made payable to Coral Springs Fire Department are acceptable forms of payment. No cash or personal checks!

 

If you are an organization that meets a minimum enrollment of 5 individuals and would like personalized training either at the academy or at your facility, please contact us at cprclasses@coralsprings.org.

AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION ACLS INSTRUCTOR

CLASS DATE:  TBA

CLASS TIMES: 9:00AM – 5:00PM

APPLICATION DATES: TBA

TOTAL COURSE COST: $155.00.  $30.00 online course fee (payable when signing on to course).  $125.00 class tuition (payable with your application).

You must submit a General Course application and a copy of your FLDL in order to secure a spot in this class.

Visa, MasterCard, cashiers check, or money orders made payable to Coral Springs Fire Department are acceptable forms of payment.  No cash or personal checks!

This class has 2 phases.  The first phase is online and must be completed BEFORE classroom instruction.  Students must log in to http://www.onlineaha.org to complete the pre-requisite of ACLS Instructor Essentials class ($30.00 fee as noted above).

For further information, please contact us at cprclasses@coralsprings.org.

Pre-requisite:

ACLS Instructor Essentials Class certificate.  Students must bring the AHA ACLS Instructor  and Provider manual to class.  If these requirements are not met, you will NOT be allowed to sit in class.

AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION PALS  COURSE

CLASS DATE: December 16-17, 2014

CLASS TIMES: 9:00AM – 5:00PM

APPLICATION DATES: Through December 12, 2014

TOTAL COURSE COST: $200.00 payable with your application.

You must submit a General Course application and a copy of your FLDL in order to secure a spot in this class.

Visa, MasterCard, cashiers check, or money orders made payable to Coral Springs Fire Department are acceptable forms of payment. No cash or personal checks!

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) is a classroom, video-based, Instructor-led course that uses a series of simulated pediatric emergencies to reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation and team dynamics. The goal of the PALS Course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes.

The PALS class is recommended for professionals such as: pediatricians; emergency room, family, and other physicians; physician assistants; nurses and nurse practitioners; paramedics; intensive care and critical care providers; other providers required to initiate and direct advanced life support in pediatric emergencies

Purchase the following book at http://aha.channing-bete.com, book name is Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Provider Manual, Item: 90-1052

 

AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION PALS INSTRUCTOR COURSE

CLASS DATE:  TBA

CLASS TIMES: 9:00AM – 5:00PM

APPLICATION DATES: TBA

TOTAL COURSE COST: $160.00.  $30.00 online course fee (payable when signing on to course).  $125.00 class tuition (payable with your application).

You must submit a General Course application and a copy of your FLDL in order to secure a spot in this class.

Visa, MasterCard, cashiers check, or money orders made payable to Coral Springs Fire Department are acceptable forms of payment.  No cash or personal checks!

This class has 2 phases.  The first phase is online and must be completed BEFORE classroom instruction.  Students must log in to http://www.onlineaha.org to complete the pre-requisite of PALS Instructor Essentials class ($30.00 fee as noted above).

For further information, please contact us at cprclasses@coralsprings.org.

AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION BLS INSTRUCTOR

CLASS DATE: TBA

CLASS TIMES: 9:00AM – 2:00PM

APPLICATION DATES:  Through

TOTAL COURSE COST: $155.00.  $30.00 online course fee (payable when signing on to course).  $125.00 class tuition (payable with your application).

You must submit a General Course application and a copy of your FLDL in order to secure a spot in this class.

Visa, MasterCard, cashiers check, or money orders made payable to Coral Springs Fire Department are acceptable forms of payment.  No cash or personal checks!

This class has 2 phases.  The first phase is online and must be completed BEFORE classroom instruction.  Students must log in to http://www.onlineaha.org to complete the pre-requisite of BLS Instructor Essentials class ($30.00 fee as noted above).

For further information, please contact us at cprclasses@coralsprings.org

Pre-requisite:

BLS Instructor Essentials Class certificate.  Students must bring the AHA BLS Instructor and Provider manual to class.  If these requirements are not met, you will NOT be allowed to sit in class.