ADULT & PEDIATRIC 1st AID/CPR/AED * BLS BLENDED LEARNING!
On-line interactive learning at home, with a hands-on skills session with the instructor... Don't want to spend 7 hours in class? This is the course for you! Get completely certified, while saving time and money.
You sign up, we send you the link for the on-line portion; you complete the interactive learning before attending the class (bring on-line completion certificate to class); attend the hands-on session! See Schedule page for details...
Would you know what to do in a cardiac, breathing or first aid emergency? The right answer could help you save a life. With an emphasis on hands-on learning, our First Aid/CPR/AED courses give you the skills to save a life.
All course options align with OSHA’s Best Practices for Workplace First Aid Training Programs and are available in classroom and blended learning formats. Certification is issued upon successful completion.
Free online digital materials are available with all course options.
Basic-Level Course Information
The purpose of the First Aid/CPR/AED program is to train lay responders to overcome any reluctance to act in emergency situations and to recognize and care for life-threatening respiratory or cardiac emergencies. The program provides the lay responder with the knowledge and skills necessary in an emergency to help sustain life and to minimize pain and the consequences of injury or sudden illness until professional medical help arrives and takes over.
Certificates Issued and approximate length of course:
First Aid (2 - 3 hrs.)
CPR/AED—Adult (2 - 3 hrs.)
CPR/AED—Pediatric (3.5 hrs.)
CPR/AED—Adult + Pediatric (3.5 - 4 hrs.)
FA/CPR/AED—Adult (4 - 4.5 hrs.)
FA/CPR/AED—Pediatric (4.5 - 5 hrs.)
FA/CPR/AED—Adult + Pediatric (5.5 - 6.5 hrs.)
FA/CPR—Adult + Child (3 - 3.5 hrs.)
BLS for Healthcare Providers - (3.5 - 6.5 hrs.)
Validity period: 2 years
Pediatric = infant and child components
Course length: From 2 hours to 7 hours, depending on course options
Cost: From $70 - $100, depending on course options (Save$$$! Regular National pricing = $85 / $97 / $115)
Group and family pricing or donation back to your program available - ask for details
Learn how to respond to common first aid emergencies, including burns, cuts, severe bleeding, and other injuries, treat sudden illnesses, minimize the effects of shock, and more.
Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (BLS) is designed to train professionals to respond to cardiac and breathing emergencies for adult, child, and infant victims. Consistent with the 2017 AHA Guidelines for CPR/ECC, BLS is the foundational CPR/AED program typically required for healthcare providers and public safety professionals. Now teaching the revised 2021 BLS course.
Blended Learning combines online learning with in-person skills sessions conducted by a Red Cross-certified instructor. The new interactive blended learning courses build the same knowledge and skills as the traditional classroom training courses.
Host a CPR PARTY for family, friends, or co-workers
at half the cost!
Want the same great life-saving skills and information, but you aren't required to be officially certified? Great for parents, grandparents, siblings, or concerned citizens who just want to know what to do to help.
REVIEW / CHALLENGE COURSES
If you have been certified before, and would prefer to spend less time in a certification class, you can:
Review - Renew your First Aid/CPR/AED certification in an abbreviated class session. Current certification is required.
Challenge - Prepare on your own and demonstrate skill competency in front of a Red Cross instructor.
Current certification is not required.
American Red Cross digital class materials are provided free of charge to the public. These materials reflect the standard of knowledge and accepted emergency practices in the United States at the time they were published and were designed to support the learning experience in Red Cross courses. To purchase printed materials, please visit the Red Cross Store.