**THIS COURSE IS THE INSTRUCTOR LED SKILLS SESSION ONLY…TO BE TAKEN ONLY AFTER COMPLETING THE AHA eLEARNING HEARTSAVER FIRST AID CPR/AED COURSE, WHICH CAN BE REGISTERED HERE:
ONCE STUDENT COMPLETES THE AHA eLEARNING COMPONENT AND OBTAINS THE AHA eLEARNING CERTIFICATE, THEY MAY THEN ENROLL IN THE INSTRUCTOR LED SKILLS SESSION TO COMPLETE THE COURSE REQUIREMENTS FOR AN AHA HEARTSAVER FIRST AID CPR/AED COURSE COMPLETION CARD GOOD FOR 2 YEARS.
Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED Online is the eLearning portion of the Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED blended learning course and is designed to teach students the cognitive information needed for first aid, CPR and AED training. Upon completion of the online portion, students must complete hands-on skills session with an AHA BLS or Heartsaver Instructor. This course provides students with the convenience of completing the course at their own pace wherever they have access to the Internet. It includes interactive exercises and videos to engage students and provide periodic points of knowledge transference, along with audio and transcript for students who may have a hearing or visual disability, and much more.
The US Coast Guard (USCG) has approved the AHA’s Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED Course as meeting the USCG Elementary First Aid* training requirements of:
- Elementary First Aid per STCW Code Table A-VI/1-3;
- Elementary First Aid per 46 CFR 11.302(a)(3) and 46 CFR 12.602(a)(3);
- The first aid and CPR training requirements of 46 CFR 11.201(i)(1)
*All elective sections of Heartsaver First Aid with CPR AED (AMERHA-216) must be given.
AHA Instructors should provide this certificate to any maritime personnel that require the certificate to accompany their Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED course completion card upon successful completion of the course with all options completed and written exam.
**PLEASE NOTE AT CHECKOUT IF YOU WILL BE REQUESTING THE AMERHA-216 Special Certificate **
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