Course Detail: Free: Basic Life Support CPR and First Aid Training

Basic life support (BLS) training reinforces healthcare professionals' understanding of the importance of early CPR and defibrillation, performing CPR, choking relief, using an AED, and the role of each link in the Chain of Survival. The AHA's Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED course trains participants to provide first aid, CPR, and use an automated external defibrillator (AED) in a safe, timely, and effective manner. Reflects science and education from the American Heart Association Guidelines Update for CPR and Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC). 

Course Objectives: 
  • High-quality CPR for adults, children, and infants 
  • The AHA Chain of Survival, specifically the BLS components 
  • Important early use of an AED 
  • Effective ventilations using a barrier device 
  • Importance of teams in multirescuer resuscitation and performance as an effective team member during multirescuer CPR 
  • Relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (choking) for adults and infants 
  • First aid basics 
  • Medical emergencies 
  • Injury emergencies 
  • Environmental emergencies 
  • Preventing illness and injury 
  • Adult CPR and AED use 
  • Opioid-associated life-threatening emergencies 
  • Optional modules in Child CPR AED and Infant CPR
Community Emergency Training, Inc. connects with other nonprofit organizations and offers free CPR/First Aid and other classes for low-income minority groups who otherwise cannot afford to pay for such classes. These programs are essential in saving lives, especially for the disproportionately high number of minorities living with heart disease and other conditions where family members need to know basic care techniques.

 Program Detail: 24FA-CP-CPRFA-01PS

Schedule: Every day, starting on 08/14/24 and ending on 08/14/24
Times: 09:00am-11:30am EDT
Free - No Charge : $0.00


This class does not lead to CPR certification.


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Felicia Washington

Facility Detail

Statesboro Campus
301 CPE Center
10449 US HWY 301 South
Statesboro, GA 30458
301 CPE Center