The CPR AED class is a video-based, instructor-led course that teaches adult and child CPR and AED use, infant CPR, and how to relieve choking in adults, children, and infants. This course teaches skills with the AHA’s research-proven practice-while-watching technique, which allows instructors to observe the students, provide feedback, and guide the students’ learning of skills.
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 CPR AED class is intended for anyone with little or no medical training who
needs a course completion card for job, regulatory (e.g., OSHA), or other requirements. These courses
can also be taken by anyone who wants to be prepared for an emergency in any setting.
The CPR AED Class can take approxiamtely 4 hours to complete.
Upon successful completion of the class, students will receive their AHA Course Completion eCard to their email. Course completion cards are valid for two years.
Yes, you may take CPR training online. In addition, you must attend a hands-on skills session to demonstrate your CPR skills. However, avoid companies promising you a CPR certification 100% online.
For the most part CPR Classes vary in length depending on the course. Most CPR classes are usually 4 hours and First Aid CPR AED Classes can be 6 hours.
In summary, these are the most common items students bring to CPR classes. You should bring training materials, notebook paper, a pen or pencil, refreshments, a jacket, your glasses and dress comfortably.
Generally speaking, the price of CPR training can range from $45 – $100.
First, check with your employer, sometimes they provide free CPR training to their employees. However, some not for profits or local government agencies may provide free CPR training to the community. These classes usually do not provide CPR certifications needed to work.
Surely, it is possible to fail a CPR Training Class. Consequently, If you do not pass the CPR test your instructor can remediate you. If this happens, usually you retake the CPR test or attend the CPR class again.
Usually, CPR certifications are valid for 2 years.