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Emergency Medical Training offers BLS Provider Courses (New & Renewal) as well as HeartSaver CPR/AED, HeartSaver First Aid, HeartSaver Pediatric CPR/AED with First Aid, ACLS and PALS classes in Reading, PA. 

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Enjoy teaching? Learn to train others to perform American Heart Association CPR.

Learn how to teach American Heart Association CPR to others. This course is designed to educate candidates for CPR Instructor Certification.

Applicants must demonstrate proficiency in all BLS skills. Applicants will be prescreened for participation and following completion of the course, instructor candidates must be monitored when teaching in their first BLS course.

All course fees must be paid in full before books or materials are released. After registering for the cousre, we will order your course materials. When 

The BLS instructor manual and core course material can be picked up in the Continuing Education office no less than one week prior to start of class and proof of completion turned in at time of class. All course fees must be paid in full before books or materials are released.

Those that successfully complete this course and receive BLS/HCP cards as a result of this training, are reminded that they must renew their cards every two years.

A current CPR card is required to take this course.


 

The AHA’s BLS Provider Course reflects science and education from the 2015 Guidelines Update for CPR and ECC. It teaches both single-rescuer and team basic life support skills for application in both prehospital and in-facility environments, with a focus on high-quality CPR and team dynamics.

In the Instructor-led course, students participate in simulated clinical scenarios and learning stations. Students work with an AHA BLS Instructor to complete BLS skills practice and skills testing. Students also complete a written exam.

The BLS for Healthcare Providers Online Course teaches CPR skills for helping victims of all ages, including providing ventilation with a barrier device, a bag-mask device with oxygen, and use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); and relief of foreign-body airway obstruction. Intended for licensed and non-licensed healthcare professionals.  The course completion card for the online course is identical to the card for the classroom course.

There are THREE parts to the BLS Blended Online course:

  1. Part 1 at your home or office: Online simulation and written test completion (0.5 to 2 hours)
  2. Part 2 and 3 at one of our regularly scheduled classes: Manikin practice and skills testing (approximately 1-hr)

Upon completion, the participant should print their Certificate of Completion and bring it with them to give their instructor. The completion certificate must say HeartCode BLS. Students can purchase the HeartCode BLS Part 1, by clicking here or going to https://www.onlineaha.org/courses/84

Please note that only AHA HeartCode Certificates will be accepted. 

Heartsaver CPR AED Online is a self-directed course that uses interactive lessons and videos to teach you CPR, AED and choking knowledge. This program is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs an AHA course completion card. You will learn:

  • Adult CPR and AED use
  • Adult choking
  • Child CPR and AED use (optional)
  • Infant CPR (optional)
  • Child choking (optional)
  • Infant choking (optional)

CPR instruction includes high-quality compressions, airway management, breathing, and how to use a mask.

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 CPR AED Course includes three (3) parts:

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  • Part 1, Heartsaver CPR AED online course
  • Part 2, a hands-on skills practice session with an authorized AHA Heartsaver Instructor within 60 days
  • Part 3, a hands-on skills test with an authorized AHA Heartsaver Instructor within 60 days

After you successfully complete all 3 parts, you will receive an AHA Heartsaver CPR AED course completion card, valid for two years. 

This course from the American Heart Association has been updated to reflect new science based on the 2010 AHA Guidelines for CPR and ECC.

Heartsaver First Aid Online is a self-directed course that uses interactive lessons and videos to teach you comprehensive first aid knowledge. This program is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs an AHA course completion card. You will learn:

  • First aid basics
  • Medical emergencies
  • Injury emergencies
  • Environmental emergencies

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:

Online Course Steps icon

  • Part 1, Heartsaver First Aid online course
  • Part 2, a hands-on skills practice session with an authorized AHA Heartsaver Instructor within 60 days
  • Part 3, a hands-on skills test with an authorized AHA Heartsaver Instructor within 60 days

After you successfully complete all 3 parts, you will receive an AHA Heartsaver First Aid course completion card, valid for two years. 

Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED Online Part 1 teaches child care providers and others to respond to and manage illnesses and injuries in a child or infant in the first few minutes until professional help arrives. It covers the Four Steps of First Aid and pediatric first aid skills such as finding the problem, stopping bleeding, bandaging and using an Epinephrine pen, as well as child CPR AED and infant CPR. Optional modules in adult CPR AED, child mask, infant mask and Asthma Care Training for Child Care Providers are also available.

This classroom course teaches basic CPR skills such as performing a head tilt-chin lift and giving compressions and breaths. The course provides training for anyone who wants to learn basic CPR and obtain a Heartsaver course completion card. This is a 3 hour course.

  • Adult CPR and AED use
  • Key changes reflecting the new science from the 2010 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care
  • Modules in child CPR and AED use and infant CPR, including child and infant choking

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 CPR and AED use. This course is a 4 hour course.

  • Key changes reflecting the new science from the 2010 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care
  • Adult CPR and AED use
  • Environmental emergencies
  • First aid basics
  • Injury emergencies
  • Key changes reflecting the new science from the 2010 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care
  • Medical emergencies
  • Modules in child CPR and AED use and infant CPR

The Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED Course is designed to meet the regulatory requirements for child care workers in all 50 United States. It teaches child care providers and others to respond to and manage illnesses and injuries in a child or infant in the first few minutes until professional help arrives. The course covers the Four Steps of Pediatric First Aid and modules in the following:

  • Pediatic First Aid
  • Child/Infant CPR AED
  • Adult CPR AED
  • Asthma Care Training

Pediatric first aid basics
Illnesses and injuries (topics include but are not limited to)

  • Bleeding and bandaging
  • Allergic reactions
  • How to use an epinephrine pen
  • Asthma
  • Drowning
  • Bites and stings
  • Burns
CPR AED and choking
  • CPR and AED for children
  • How to help a choking child
  • CPR for infants
  • How to help a choking infant
  • CPR and AED for adult
  • How to help a choking adult

 This course is great for daycare centers or anyone that works closely with children. This course is a 4 hour course.