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Save a Life - Learn CPR/BLS

Heartsaver CPR
The Heartsaver CPR Course teaches lay rescuers the techniques of CPR and how to recognize and treat life-threatening emergencies, including cardiac arrest and choking for adult, child and infant victims.

Students also learn to recognize the warning signs of heart attack and stroke in adults and breathing difficulties in children. The program is divided into three different courses, providing choices.
Heartsaver CPR for All Ages - 7 hours
Heartsaver CPR for Adults - 4 hours
Heartsaver CPR for Infants and Children - 4 hours

A certificate is presented on successful completion.

CPR for Family & Friends
The CPR for Family & Friends Course teaches skills in CPR and relief of choking to laypersons, such as parents, or family members of patients at risk for sudden cardiac death. It covers the signs of heart attack, cardiac arrest, stroke and choking in adults. The course also presents information on signs of choking in infants and children, how to reduce risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), and prevention of the most common fatal injuries in infants and children. The program is divided into three different courses, providing choices.
CPR for Family & Friends for All ages - 4 hours
CPR for Family & Friends for Adults - 2 hours
CPR for Family & Friends for Infants and Children - 2 hours

There is no exam or certification given.

Heartsaver AED
The Heartsaver AED Course teaches the basic techniques of adult CPR and how to use an AED. Students also learn about using barrier devices in CPR and giving first aid for choking. The course teaches how to recognize the signs of four major emergencies: heart attack, stroke, cardiac arrest and foreign-body airway obstruction. This course is a requirement for users of Public Access Defibrillators (PADs)
Course duration - 4 hours.
A certificate is presented on successful completion.

BLS Healthcare Provider Course
The BLS Healthcare Provider Course teaches CPR skills for helping victims of all ages (including doing ventilation with a barrier device, a bag-mask device, and oxygen); use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); and relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (FBAO). It's intended for participants who provide health care to patients in a wide variety of settings, including in-hospital and out-of-hospital. This course is intended for healthcare providers, such as doctors, nurses, emergency medical technicians, physical and occupational therapists, or medical or nursing students in training, medical or nursing assistants and other allied health personnel.
Course duration - 8 hours.
A certificate is presented on successful completion.

All instructors are trained under Irish Heart Foundation/American Heart Association guidelines and courses are professionally run and monitored for high standards. As well as our listed courses, we also run several training courses specific to our customer's needs. If you would like to discuss your requirements and see how we might be able to assist, please contact us.