Course Goal: To provide a wide variety of healthcare providers with the skills to keep people alive until they reach the hospital or can be treated with more advanced measures.
Audience: Healthcare providers (i.e, physicians, nurses, EMTs, respiratory / physical / occupational therapists, PAs), first responders (i.e. police officers and fire fighters), and laypersons who work with the general public (i.e. school workers, fitness center, hotel or restaurant employees).
Content: Critical concepts of high - quality CPR, AED and choking rescue techniques for adults, children and infants.
Certification: A course completion card is issued upon successful course completion.
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