Frequently Asked Questions
WHAT IS CPR?
CPR stands for cardio pulmonary resuscitation. The whole goal of CPR is perfuse (or get blood flow) the brain. High quality CPR is always the goal!
WHAT IS AN AED?
AED stands for automated external defibrillator. AED's are sophisticated and extremely reliable aids in the life saving process of CPR. Studies have shown that early and quick defibrillation can dramatically increase your chances of gaining spontaneous circulation. AED's are located in a ton of places such as department stores, schools, vehicles, and office buildings, just to name a few!
HOW LONG WILL MY COURSE TAKE?
Course length depends on if you're taking the class for the first time or if you are re-certifying. Generally, courses can take anywhere from 1.5 hours to 4.0 hours. Please contact us to clarify your class length.
ARE YOUR COURSES OSHA COMPLIANT?
Our Heartsaver Courses are for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs training and certification to meet job or requirements for regulations. While these courses are designed to meet OSHA requirements, OSHA does not review or approve any courses for compliance.
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