Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid
With child care providers in mind, the American Heart Association designed this pediatric course to meet the regulatory and credentialed training requirements for child care workers in all 50 states.
The course provides training for those who have a duty to respond to first aid emergencies, such as child care workers, teachers, foster care workers, camp counselors, youth groups, coaches for sports organizations and others.
This course contains information on how to manage illnesses and injuries in a child during the first few minutes until professional help arrives.
The core course content covers: first aid basics, medical emergencies, injury emergencies and environmental emergencies.
The course is classroom based and is available in English and Spanish. The modular design and optional pediatric first aid topics allow child care facilities to tailor the program to their needs or meet regulatory agency requirements in some states.
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; The Student Workbook includes a CD-ROM with several additional pediatric first aid topics.
The cost for this course is 75.00 without text and 90.00 with text
Written/Skills Exam: Required for completion card
Pediatric First Aid, no textbook
Pediatric First Aid, with textbook
* A 25% non-refundable cancellation fee will be applied to all courses cancelled less than 48 hours in advance. Textbooks are nonrefundable. Should a student cancel the course and requests a refund, the cost of textbook, shipping, plus the cancellation fee will be deducted from course fee to be refunded.