Heartsaver CPR/AED (RXHCA)


Course Memo

Course Description: • A comprehensive program that teaches the basic techniques of adult, child, and infant CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) and the use of an AED (Automated External Defibrillator). This course is designed for lay rescuers and those who may need to respond to a cardiac emergency. • AHA Certification in CPR and AED is obtained upon successful completion. Prerequisites: • None. Pertinent Information: • Heartsaver CPR AED Student Workbook • All books included in tuition • Students must attend the entire class to be eligible for completion. • Students must demonstrate 100 percent competency of the skills learned and pass a written test with 84 percent or better to successfully complete certification requirements. • Majority of class time will be spent on the floor practicing/learning skills utilizing the manikins. Students are encouraged to dress comfortably. • Certification is for two years. Course Content: Module 1 CPR and AED for Adults Module 2 Choking in an Adult Module 3 CPR and AED for Children Module 4 How to Help a Choking Child Module 5 CPR for Infants Module 6 How to Help a Choking Infant For more information, please call the Health Occupations desk at (405) 377-3333 ext. 209 or 211 (Health, Medical, Certified, Daycare, Teacher, Basic) To see all upcoming short courses, visit meridiantech.edu/catalog.