First Aid CPR AED - ECSI approved for daycare, teaching, construction etc...
This is a traditional classroom course. It's the course you'll need to take whether you are new or renewing. The ECSI First Aid CPR AED program for helping adults, children & infants. It includes fundamental concepts of providing high-quality cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), using an automated external defibrillator (AED), and giving basic first aid for medical emergencies like trouble breathing, choking, allergic reactions, EPI Pens, heart attack, stroke, seizures and more. Also included is first aid for wounds, burns, broken bones and environmental emergencies such as animal bites, heat & cold emergencies, poisoning, and more. This course is for people who aren't healthcare providers but need the basic skills that might save a life or prevent further injury. This course is open anyone. The course is approved by the State of Michigan for licensing for daycare, teaching, construction and other license requirements. The course also meets or exceeds the requirements of many insurance companies that require basic training in CPR / First Aid in the workplace.
At the end of he class you will get a card issued by ECSI, the Emergency Cardiovascular Safety Institute.
If your job asked for a "BLS For Healthcare Providers card," this is NOT it! You'll need to click here and find a class with BLS in the title. If you are not sure which card you are required to get for your job, please contact your boss so we can get you into the right class!
Cards are good for 2 years from the time they are issued.
Plan on setting aside 3 hours for this class. Sometimes it's less because we have enough equipment to go around & people don't need to share manikins. Also, we run small classes and are able to accomplish in a short amount of time what other places take a ton of time to do.
Q: Are there ID requirements or an age limit?
A: Minimum age to attend CPR class is 12. Just bring your printouts that we send you, no other ID needed.
Q: What are my transport/parking options?
A: Tons of free parking in our lot. We are also on the Rapid Line with a stop outside our office (check the Rapid info for: 44th at 2186 44th (#746)).
Q: What can/can't I bring to the event?
A: Please don't bring your children, but pretty much anything else is ok...yes, you can bring food & drink (as long as you share....just kidding).
Q: Can I contact someone if I have any questions?
A: Please call 616-947-1007.
Q: Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
Q: What is the refund policy?
A: We are required to purchase items for every person who attends our classes, so there are no refunds.
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