American Heart Association 

CPR AED Course

This program is for anyone with limited or no medical training who wants to learn about adult, child and infant CPR and how to operate an AED and/or needs an AHA course completion card. You will learn:

– Adult CPR and AED use
– Adult choking
– Child & Infant CPR
– Child AED use (optional)
– Child & infant choking (optional)
– High-quality compressions, airway management, breathing, and how to use a mask.

First Aid Course

This program is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs an AHA course completion card. You will learn:

– First aid basics
– Medical emergencies
– Injury emergencies
– Environmental emergencies
– Bandaging, bleeding, wounds, choking, shock, seizure, fainting, broken bones, sprains, burns, bites, stings, poison, and temperature-related conditions.

Course Completion:

Online Plus Live Skills Check:

The following three parts are all required for successful completion:

  • Part 1: Contact SPH Education Department 907-235-0258 to schedule a time to complete the required skills check-off. The live Skills Check-off fee is $45.00 (CPRAED) and/or $25.00 (First Aid) payable to South Peninsula Hospital.
  • Part 2:  Purchase and complete the coursework available through the AHA site:  http://www.onlineaha.org/courses.
    • Note: Fee for the online pre-class is payable to the AHA and is separate from the live skills check fee in Part 1.
  • Part 3: Bring your online completion certificate with you to attend your scheduled live skills check.
    • Dates available for skills check appointments:

      12/3/2021
      12/10/2021
      1/14/2022
      2/11/2022
      3/18/2022

      4/15/2022
      5/13/2022
      5/27/2022
      6/24/2022
      7/15/2022
      8/12/2022
      9/21/2022
      10/20/2022
      11/16/2022
      12/9/2022

*Disclaimer: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.