The Heartsaver® Pediatric First Aid course is designed to meet the regulatory and credentialed training requirements for child care workers in all 50 states. This course teaches basic first aid, CPR, and AED skills for children such as: • What to do when a child or infant has a breathing problem • Giving compressions and breaths to an infant or child • Stopping bleeding that can be seen
• First aid basics • Medical emergencies • Injury emergencies • Environmental emergencies • Optional pediatric first aid modules are: - Pediatric first aid topics (eye injuries; fever; suspected abuse; and snake, spider, scorpion, tick and marine animal bites and stings) - CPR and AED use - Asthma care training for child care providers
• Designed to meet the training requirements for child care workers in all 50 states • Student CD includes additional first aid, CPR and AED content for students to reference • Classroom format is ideal for learners who prefer group interaction and feedback from an instructor
Q: Does the AHA determine the cost for all training courses and the accompanying course materials?
A: Costs for courses and materials are determined by Training Centers or Instructors and may vary. The AHA does not regulate price; however, provides its authorized distributors suggested retail pricing on course materials.
Heartsaver and Family & Friends Instructor Manual (80-1077) Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid Video DVD (80-1007) or VHS (80-1003) Heartsaver Posters (80-1065)* * optional, all others required
This course has not yet been updated to reflect the 2010 AHA Guidelines for CPR and ECC. Interim direction and materials for teaching the course according to new science with 2006 materials are posted on the AHA Instructor Network.