Prepares instructors to teach AHA Heartsaver courses, including CPR, AED, First Aid, and Bloodborne Pathogens.
7-8 hours, with video presentation, lecture, practical application, written exam & skills tests. Must also complete separately scheduled monitoring to prove competency with presentation and group leadership skills.
Current Heartsaver CPR AED or BLS certification & complete "Heartsaver Instructor Essentials" online (available when registering for class).
Any current Heartsaver or BLS provider interested in teaching American Heart Association CPR, AED, First Aid, or Bloodborne Pathogens.
Online Key: $35
The textbook pictured below is the required version for this course. If your textbook does not look like the one below, you will have to purchase the appropriate textbook through APHE at checkout.
The textbook for each course is required at the course. If you do not have a textbook at the course, you will be expected to purchase one from the instructor.
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No upcoming dates set. Contact APHE to express interest in this course.
Good practice time, very helpful knowledge!!
- Attorney, Heartsaver CPR/AED Participant
The instructor was very pleasant and professional. He kept the course/class interesting. I would recommend him and this class.
- Heartsaver CPR/AED Participant
Helpful part of program was mostly everything! A lot of info that you forget, a lot of refreshing of memory.
- Paramedic, PHTLS Provider Participant
Very good course.
- RN, ACLS Provider Renewal Participant
I was very satisfied with the course and instructor. She was very organized and very thorough. Very willing to take time for questions and make sure everyone understood. Thank you!
- Physician, BLS for Healthcare Provider Recognition Participant
Nicely relayed and thorough review of the material. Very painless!
- Pediatrician, BLS for Healthcare Providers participant
Very Nice Job! No Changes!
- RN, BLS for Healthcare Providers participant
Adam—Thank you so much for a great learning experience.
- RN, ACLS Provider Renewal participant
Better than any CPR course I have ever taken—to the point!
- C.N.A., BLS for Healthcare Providers participant
Great instructor, it made the time go much faster, effective teaching.
- LPN, ACLS Renewal Participant
I am staff at several hospitals; however I choose to take this class through APHE because I learn more and can apply what I learn clinically. After all these years, finally a re-certification that is enjoyable!
- RN, ACLS Renewal Participant
I was very pleased with this course and found it more helpful then the courses I recieved during pharmacy school.
- Pharmacist, BLS for Healthcare Providers Participant
Nikki was very clear about everything she said. I really understood everything.
- CNA, BLS for Healthcare Providers Participant