This course from the American Heart Association has been updated to reflect new science based on the 2015 AHA Guidelines for First Aid.
Heartsaver First Aid Online is a self-directed course that uses interactive lessons and videos to teach you comprehensive First Aid knowledge. You will learn:
- First aid basics
- Medical emergencies
- Injury emergencies
- Environmental emergencies
- Adult choking
- Child choking (optional)
- Infant choking (optional)
First Aid instruction includes bandaging, bleeding, wounds, choking, shock, seizure, fainting, broken bones, sprains, burns, bites, stings, poison, and temperature-related conditions, to name a few.
Once you begin the course, you’ll have access to the online lessons, videos, manuals and resources for 2 years! And you can start and stop the course at your convenience until you have finished it at your own pace.
Successful completion of the full Heartsaver First Aid Course includes three (3) parts.
PART 1 includes access to the online lessons, videos, manuals and resources for 2 years! And you can start and stop the course at your convenience until you have finished it at your own pace.
PART 2 and Part 3 involve a Skills Practice and Skills Test where an instructor will evaluate your First Aid Skills. This takes about 15 to 20 minutes.
After you successfully complete all 3 required parts, you will receive an AHA Heartsaver First Aid course completion card, valid for two years.