Description: Heartsaver pediatric First Aid is a certification course which certifies individuals in the latest First Aid basics for pediatric victims. This course identifies when to call to 9-1-1 as well as the critical “what to do” steps before EMS arrives. In this course students will identify the most effective ways to assist pediatric victims who may be experiencing medical, traumatic, and breathing emergencies. This course is structured around personal safety and emphasizes scene safety as well as body substance safety. This course helps students become more confident around breathing, diabetic, and allergy related emergencies.
Course Length: Approximate course length is about 4 hours
Intended Audience: This course in intended for both non-healthcare professionals and healthcare professionals. Everyone who is in contact with children should be familiar with the these critical steps.
Course Requirements: Heartsaver pediatric First Aid student manual is the required text for this course.
Certification: Upon successful course completion students will receive a Heartsaver pediatric First Aid certification from the American Heart Association. The certification is good for 2 years from the date of the course.
Course Fee: $85.00
Authored By Thomas Anguella