Heartsaver® Pediatric First Aid, CPR & AED

This course is designed to teach community members how to perform high-quality CPR, first aid, and proper AED (Automated External Defibrillator) use specific to infants and children.

The course will enable participants to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, give high-quality chest compressions, deliver appropriate ventilations and provide early use of an AED based on the AHA (American Heart Association) guidelines. This is a hands on learning program to maximize learning for participants.

Course Content

  • High-quality CPR for children and infants
  • First Aid Basics
  • Controlling bleeding & bandaging
  • Burns & electrical related injuries
  • Allergic reactions
  • Heat or cold-related injuries
  • Poison emergencies
  • Fractures and sprains
  • Use of an AED
  • Relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (choking) for adults, children, and infants

This full-day course is $60.00 which includes the Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED Student Workbook and CPR certification card that is valid for 2 years.

Dates

Saturday, September 15th, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Cancelled
Saturday, December 1st, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

All courses will be held at FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street, Freeport, IL, lower level in the Globe/Deaconess Room.

Download course brochure.

Please register under your own name. If you're registering for someone else, or a group of people, please email us at coil@fhn.org with details of who will be attending the course.

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