Heartsaver First Aid

Course Description

The Heartsaver First Aid course teaches how to manage illness and injuries in the first few minutes until professional help arrives. Course content includes: general principles, medical emergencies, and injury emergencies. First Aid course topics may include: rescuer duties, victim and rescuer safety, phoning for help, finding the problem, after the emergency, breathing problems, choking, bad allergic reactions, heart attack, fainting, diabetes and low blood sugar, stroke, seizures, shock, wounds, head, neck, and spine injury, broken bones and sprains, burns and electrocution, bites and stings, temperature-related emergencies, and poison emergencies. This course is designed for any person who wants to learn these important lifesaving skills, and for those who have a duty to respond to a first aid or cardiac emergency because of job responsibilities or regulatory requirements. An American Heart Association Heartsaver First Aid course certification card will be issued upon successful completion.


Customized Training to Fit Your Needs

Northeast Community College can customize training to meet your business or organization’s needs. Training can be held at one of Northeast’s facilities or yours and will be arranged to fit your schedule to include various shifts if necessary. Please contact one of our staff members for more information about customized training:

Tracy Melcher – Account Executive, (402) 844-7235, tracy@northeast.edu
Jim McCarville – Account Executive, (402) 844-7238, jamesam@northeast.edu