Class Schedule

WE DO NOT CANCEL CPR CLASSES DUE TO LOW ENROLLMENT.

 

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  • YOU WILL RECEIVE AN EMAIL CONFIRMATION WITH DIRECTIONS                               

 B L A S T  is a 5 hr.- highly structured babysitter course, designed for young adolescents, 11-14 years old. 

This course includes hands-on manikin practice, interactive learning, role-playing, and fun games.

This course is taught by trained Start the Heart instructors - with a low ratio of students to instructors, thus ensuring high quality training.

NEW 2015 AHA Guidelines   BLS PROVIDER -  Basic Life Support    (for Healthcare Providers)

Note:  The American Heart Association no longer offers a NEW or RENEWAL BLS Healthcare Provider course. It is simply called the BLS PROVIDER course for everyone in Healthcare.

The BLS PROVIDER Instructor-led course teaches both single rescuer and team BLS skills, with a focus on High-Quality CPR and Team Dynamics.

  • High quality CPR for adults, children, and infants.
  • The AHA BLS Chain of Survival.
  • Use of the AED.
  • Effective ventilations using a barrier device.
  • Effective team - multirescuer resuscitation and performance during CPR.
  • Relief of foreign body airway (Choking) adult, children, infants. 

This BLS PROVIDER course is intended for ALL Healthcare Providers, including Nursing students.

 

 

 

The Heartsaver CPR/AED course provides training in CPR/AED/Choking procedures. This course is for the lay person.

This Heartsaver class is NOT for a Healthcare Provider or nursing student. See the BLS Provider course if you are in Healthcare in any capacity.

  • Adult/Child/Infant
  • CPR/AED/Choking

Heartsaver® First Aid is an instructor-led course that teaches students critical skills to respond to and manage an 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.

The Heartsaver® First Aid CPR/AED course provides training in basic First Aid and CPR/AED procedures.

  • First Aid Basics
  • Medical Emergencies
  • Injury Emergencies
  • Environmental Emergencies
  • Adult /Child/Infant CPR/AED
  • Adult/Child/Infant Choking

The HeartSaver® First Aid/CPR course teaches how to manage illness and injuries in the first few minutes until professional help arrives. Course content includes General Principles, Medical Emergencies, and Injury Emergencies. Optional topics include CPR/AED and Environmental Emergencies. 

The American Heart Association First Aid & CPR Course meets all OSHA requirements.

This course teaches basic First Aid, CPR/AED skills for children such as:

  • What to do when a child or infant has a breathing problem.
  • Giving compressions and breaths to an infant or child.
  • Stopping bleeding that can be seen.
  • And much more...

 The Child Abuse Recognizing and Reporting Training class will cover the following topics:


  • The Commonwealth of PA infrastructure protecting children from child abuse.
  • PA expanded legal definition of child abuse according to PCPS law.
  • Recognizing potential indicators of child abuse.
  • Understanding when to report suspicion of child abuse.
  • The roles, rights, and responsibilities of mandated reporters and permissive reporters.
  • Self-identify as a mandated or permissive reporter.
  • The process of reporting suspected child abuse.
  • The process that follows after a report is made.
  • The class time is 3 hours.
  • CE credits issued.
       The ECSI CPR/AED course provides training in:
  • Adult / Child / Infant 
  • CPR / AED / Choking 
  • 2 yr. ECSI Completion Card provided.

This course is for every work place; corporations, businesses, offices, hotels, contractors, security, teachers, parents, lifeguards, camps, family members, fitness instructors, child care providers, babysitters, scouts. This CPR / AED course is empowering.

THIS EXCELLENT COURSE IS FOR THE LAY PERSON. This is NOT a course for Healthcare Providers.

To access your online manual, please follow the instructions included with the access code.

   

This course provides training in standard First Aid. To list some topics covered:

  • Bleeding and Wounds
  • Shock
  • Burns
  • Head and Spinal Injuries
  • Chest and Abdominal Injuries
  • Medical Emergencies
  • Poisoning
  • Bites/Stings
  • Heat and Cold Emergencies
  • 2 yr. ECSI Completion Card provided
This ECSI First Aid course meets job related requirements as defined by OSHA, the Joint Commission, and state offices of EMS, Education and Health.
            
This course is for every work place; corporations, businesses, offices, hotels, contractors, security, teachers, 
parents, lifeguards, camps, family members, fitness instructors, child care providers, babysitters, scouts. 
 
To access your online manual, please follow the instructions included with the access code.
 
This First Aid / CPR & AED course is empowering.

ECSI  First Aid / CPR & AED

      The ECSI First Aid & CPR/AED course provides training in:
  • Adult / Child / Infant 
  • CPR / AED / Choking
  • Bleeding and Wounds
  • Shock
  • Burns
  • Head and Spinal Injuries
  • Chest and Abdominal Injuries
  • Medical Emergencies
  • Poisoning
  • Bites/Stings
  • Heat and Cold Emergencies
  • 2 yr. ECSI Completion Card provided.
               
           This ECSI First Aid / CPR & AED course meets job related requirements as defined by OSHA, the Joint      Commission, and state offices of EMS, Education and Health.
            
This course is for every work place; corporations, businesses, offices, hotels, contractors, security, teachers, 
parents, lifeguards, camps, family members, fitness instructors, child care providers, babysitters, scouts. 
 
To access your online manual, please follow the instructions included with the access code.
 
This First Aid / CPR & AED course is empowering.
Pet Emergency Training   First Aid and CPR for your pets!  
This is an excellent course for anyone who has the privilege of owning a dog or cat. 
The course includes PET CPR and First Aid, providing you with the knowledge and skills needed to assist and aid your PET in an emergency situation.
A take home PET First Aid & CPR manual is included in the course fee.
 
Presented by Dr. Donna Schuring.

The Blended Learning Package for BLS for Healthcare Providers includes a Course Key for the online portion (Part 1) of the course, and the Skills Practice / Testing Session (Parts 2 & 3) with a Start the Heart, AHA - BLS Instructor.

The date you are selecting below is for your Skills Practice / Testing Session. Be sure to allow yourself enough time to complete the Online Part 1 prior to your Skills Practice / Testing Session.

You must bring your Completion Certificate with you. The Skills Practice / Testing Session must be completed within 60 days of the completion of Online Part 1.

The Blended Learning Package for Heartsaver First Aid includes a Course Key for the online portion (Part 1) of the course, and the Skills Practice /Testing Session (Parts 2 & 3) with a Start the Heart, AHA - BLS Instructor.

The date you are selecting below is for your Skills Practice / Testing Session. Be sure to allow yourself enough time to complete the Online Part 1 prior to your Skills Practice / Testing Session.

You must bring your Completion Certificate with you. The Skills Practice / Testing Session must be completed within 60 days of the completion of Online Part 1.

The Blended Learning Package for Heartsaver CPR AED includes a Course Key for the online portion (Part 1) of the course, and the Skills Practice / Testing Session (Parts 2 & 3) with a Start the Heart, AHA - BLS Instructor.

The date you are selecting below is for your Skills Practice / Testing Session. Be sure to allow yourself enough time to complete the Online Part 1 prior to your Skills Practice / Testing Session.

You must bring your Completion Certificate with you. The Skills Practice / Testing Session must be completed within 60 days of the completion of Online Part 1.

The Blended Learning Package for Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED includes a Course Key for the online portion (Part 1) of the course, and the Skills Practice / Testing Session (Parts 2 & 3) with a Start the Heart, AHA - BLS Instructor.

The date you are selecting below is for your Skills Practice / Testing Session. Be sure to allow yourself enough time to complete the Online Part 1 prior to your Skills Practice / Testing Session.

You must bring your Completion Certificate with you. The Skills Practice / Testing Session must be completed within 60 days of the completion of Online Part 1.

The Blended Learning Package for Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED includes a Course Key for the online portion (Part 1) of the course, and the Skills Practice / Testing Session (Parts 2 & 3) with a Start the Heart, AHA - BLS Instructor.

The date you are selecting below is for your Skills Practice / Testing Session. Be sure to allow yourself enough time to complete the Online Part 1 prior to your Skills Practice / Testing Session.

You must bring your Completion Certificate with you. The Skills Practice / Testing Session must be completed within 60 days of the completion of Online Part 1.

The Blended Online Course Package - CPR & AED for Adult / Child / Infant includes a Course Key, to create your account and log on, the Online Course & Activities and the Skills Check with Start the Heart, your Authorized ECSI Education Center.

You must bring your Completion Acknowledgment Form with you to your Skills Check.

The date you are selecting below is for your Skills Check.  Be sure to allow yourself enough time to complete the Online Course prior to your Skills Check.

Once you have successfully completed your Skills Check, you will be issued an ECSI Completion Card, valid for 2 years.

 

The Blended Online Course Package - First Aid / CPR & AED includes a Course Key, to create your account and log on, the Online Course & Activities and the Skills Check with Start the Heart, your Authorized ECSI Education Center.

You must bring your Completion Acknowledgment Form with you to your Skills Check.

The date you are selecting below is for your Skills Check.  Be sure to allow yourself enough time to complete the Online Course prior to your Skills Check.

Once you have successfully completed your Skills Check, you will be issued an ECSI Completion Card, valid for 2 years.

This course is done completely online, no skills check required.  Print off completion certificate when finished with the online course.

Meets current training requirements of OSHA.

Designed for students and employees who are at risk for occupational exposure to blood and other potentially infectious materials.

Includes information on tuberculosis and other airborne pathogens.

Practice/Skills Test Session/ Parts 2 & 3

eLearning Practice/Skills Test Sessions are designed for anyone who HAS SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED American Heart Association Online Part 1.  We provide Practice/Skills Test Session Parts 2 & 3 for all Heartsaver courses and BLS - Basic Life Suport for Healthcare Providers.

The Practice/Skills Test Session Part 2 & 3 allows the participant to practice their skills followed by testing their skills with an AHA Certified Instructor. Upon successful completion of testing, an AHA 2 yr. Certification Card is provided.

Practice/Skills Test Session/ Parts 2 & 3

eLearning Practice/Skills Test Sessions are designed for anyone who HAS SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED American Heart Association Online Part 1.  We provide Practice/Skills Test Session Parts 2 & 3 for all Heartsaver courses and BLS - Basic Life Suport for Healthcare Providers.

The Practice/Skills Test Session Part 2 & 3 allows the participant to practice their skills followed by testing their skills with an AHA Certified Instructor. Upon successful completion of testing, an AHA 2 yr. Certification Card is provided.

Practice/Skills Test Session/ Parts 2 & 3

eLearning Practice/Skills Test Sessions are designed for anyone who HAS SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED American Heart Association Online Part 1.  We provide Practice/Skills Test Session Parts 2 & 3 for all Heartsaver courses and BLS - Basic Life Suport for Healthcare Providers.

The Practice/Skills Test Session Part 2 & 3 allows the participant to practice their skills followed by testing their skills with an AHA Certified Instructor. Upon successful completion of testing, an AHA 2 yr. Certification Card is provided.

Practice/Skills Test Session/ Parts 2 & 3

eLearning Practice/Skills Test Sessions are designed for anyone who HAS SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED American Heart Association Online Part 1.  We provide Practice/Skills Test Session Parts 2 & 3 for all Heartsaver courses and BLS - Basic Life Suport for Healthcare Providers.

The Practice/Skills Test Session Part 2 & 3 allows the participant to practice their skills followed by testing their skills with an AHA Certified Instructor. Upon successful completion of testing, an AHA 2 yr. Certification Card is provided.

Practice/Skills Test Session/ Parts 2 & 3

eLearning Practice/Skills Test Sessions are designed for anyone who HAS SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED American Heart Association Online Part 1.  We provide Practice/Skills Test Session Parts 2 & 3 for all Heartsaver courses and BLS - Basic Life Suport for Healthcare Providers.

The Practice/Skills Test Session Part 2 & 3 allows the participant to practice their skills followed by testing their skills with an AHA Certified Instructor. Upon successful completion of testing, an AHA 2 yr. Certification Card is provided.

Disclaimer:

The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.