The American Heart Association Pediatric First-aid/CPR course is approved by Emergency Medical Services Authority (EMSA) for child care providers as part of Title 22/AB243. This course is for renewing, recertification, or initial students.
This course combines both CPR and First-aid and students learn how to use an epi pen, bandaging, glove removal, splinting, and how to conduct an interview of an injured victim. Other topics include: bee stings, allergic reactions, snake bites, shock, amputations, seizures, asthma, CPR for all ages, chokesaving, and how to use an AED (defibrillator). There are not any official lunch breaks in this course but there will be breaks on the hour.
Course Name: Heartsaver Pediatric First-aid/CPR
Course Length: 8 hours (per State Law)
Cost: $140 (cash or check made to STS, no credit cards) You can pay on the day of the class.
Certification: American Heart Association (valid 2 years) You will receive the card on day of class.
Who should take this class
Licensed child care providers who need the EMSA certification for Title 22/AB243, foster care, or anyone else who wants to learn CPR and First-aid for children.
Warning from EMSA Childcare Division
EMSA has issued a warning about fraudulent Pediatric First-aid classes in the Bay Area. You can view our license on our website, call EMSA to confirm our program, and our EMSA license is 0204-DC. If you do take a fraudulent class, you would have to retake the class again, so be careful.
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