CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers

Ideal for police, fire, EMS, nurses and other health care professionals.
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Get StartedThis course teaches those with a duty to respond how to care for breathing and cardiac emergencies in adults, children and infants.

Core Content:
  • Performing a primary assessment
  • Giving ventilations (includes BVM)
  • Choking (conscious and unconscious)
  • CPR (one- and two-rescuer)
  • AED

*Optional training on emergency oxygen, bloodborne pathogens, asthma inhalers and epinephrine auto-injectors also available.

Course Length:
  • Traditional classroom: 5.5 hours
  • Blended learning: Significantly less time for those re-certifying
More Value and Greater Convenience:
  • The latest science and educational innovations
  • 2-year certification with free online skills refreshers
  • Free digital or affordable print course materials
  • Centralized support for businesses with multiple locations
  • Continuing education units available

Train When, Where and How You Want:
  • Blended Learning: combines online learning and in-person skills session
  • Full Service: a Red Cross instructor trains at your facility
  • Community: employees train at a local Red Cross office
  • Authorized Provider: certify select staff as instructors to train others (for companies training 150+ people per year)

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To get started teaching this program, visit the CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers program page on Instructor's Corner. (Login to Instructor's Corner is required)

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