Pediatric First Aid CPR AED
Heartsaver® Pediatric First Aid CPR AED
$70 PER STUDENT
Fee Includes Student Textbook!
The Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED course is approved by the California Emergency Medical Services Authority (EMSA) and is exempt from EMSA stickers for child care providers. This course provides training in basic pediatric first aid procedures (including the first aid skills recommended by OSHA) and pediatric asthma care to effectively recognize and treat emergencies for the first few minutes until professional medical help arrives. Course topics include the assessment and management of illnesses and injuries such as eye injuries, fever, suspected abuse, snake bites, spider bites, wound care, bleeding control, burns, seizures, allergic reactions, asthma, and stings as well as environmental emergencies. The course also covers CPR and relief of choking for the adult, child, and infant victim as well as proper use of an AED.
The Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED course is designed for childcare providers that require certification in pediatric first aid and CPR, adult CPR, and proper use of an AED. Typical enrollees for this course include teachers, before and after school programs, preschools, child care providers, foster parents, adoptive parents, and more. This course is also appropriate for the general community member who wants to learn pediatric first aid skills for his/her own knowledge.
This course is not intended for people who work or want to work in the healthcare field.
Course Length: Approximately 8 hours
Required Student Course Materials:
• Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED Student Workbook - INCLUDED WITH COURSE FEE
Card Type: Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED Course Completion Card - Valid for Two Years.
Written/Skills Exam: No written exam. Skills testing with Heart Link instructor during course.
The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in BLS, ACLS, and PALS and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the American Heart Association. Any fees charged for the course, except for a portion of fees needed for the AHA course materials, do not represent income to the Association.