Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR/AED

The Heartsaver® Pediatric First Aid course is designed to meet the regulatory and credentialed training requirements for child care workers in all 50 states. This course teaches basic first aid, CPR, and AED skills for children such as:

  • What to do when a child or infant has a breathing problem
  • Giving compressions and breaths to an infant or child
  • Stopping bleeding that can be seen

AUDIENCE:

  • Child care workers
  • Teachers
  • Foster care workers
  • Camp counselors
  • Youth group leaders
  • Coaches
  • Others responsible for children

COURSE CONTENT:

  • First aid basics
  • Medical emergencies
  • Injury emergencies
  • Environmental emergencies
  • Optional pediatric first aid modules are:
    • Pediatric first aid topics (eye injuries; fever; suspected abuse; and snake, spider, scorpion, tick and marine animal bites and stings)
    • CPR and AED use
    • Asthma care training for child care providers

National EMS Institute is an Accredited EMT Training Institution by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Department of Public Health, Office of Emergency Medical Service National EMS Institute reserves the right to change course location in order to better serve their students.