Healthcare Provider Classes

Basic Life Support is CPR for people who work in healthcare. This is also the class students who plan on working in healthcare need to take. It is always best to check with your employer and/or school as to which class is necessry for employment or school purposes.

Heartsaver First Aid / CPR / AED includes instructions on how to help an adult, child, or infant who needs CPR or who is choking. It also discusses the use of the AED. First Aid topics include: chest pain, diabetic emergencies, and seizures to name a few.

This class does not include any topics about CPR. This is First Aid only. First Aid topics include: chest pain, diabetic emergencies, and seizures to name a few.

Doctors, physicians assistants, nurses, emergency medical technicians, respiratory therapists, and anyone else who works in healthcare – especially direct patient contact likely needs Basic Life Support for their CPR needs. Persons who direct or participate in the resuscitation of victims of cardiac arrest may need ACLS and/or PALS.

Cardiology