Northern Inyo Healthcare District
150 Pioneer Lane
Bishop, CA 93514
(760) 873-5811
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Heartsaver First Aid Course Information

Heartsaver First Aid is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led course that teaches students critical skills to respond to and manage an emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical services (EMS) arrives.  The Heartsaver First Aid course is intended for all individuals who have a duty to respond to a first aid emergency because of job responsibilities or regulatory requirements.

Note: This course does NOT meet the requirements for Child Care Provider Licensing in the State of California.  Please see the Heartsaver PEDIATRIC First Aid course page. 

This course teaches

  1. Key changes reflecting the new science from the 2010 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care, including the 2010 Guidelines for First Aid
  2. First aid basics
  3. Medical emergencies
  4. Injury emergencies
  5. Environmental emergencies

Northern Inyo Hospital provides Instructor-led First Aid courses to the community.

The American Heart Association requires that every student have a student manual available to them before, during, and after the course.  Registrants need to read the student manual prior to the course, and must bring the current edition of the student manual with them in order to be admitted to the course.

The book used in this course is "Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED," published 2011 by the American Heart Association. ISBN #978-1-61669-017-5; AHA Item #90-1026

Student manuals can be purchased from these vendors:

Spellbinder Books
     124 S. Main St.
     Bishop, CA 93514
     (760) 873-4511
     spellbinderbooks@verizon.net


Online Vendors of AHA student manuals


Adult First Aid Courses Schedule

 February 6, 2016, 8 a.m. - 12 noon  - 0 spots open Wait List Available


HOW TO REGISTER

Course size is limited

Pre-registration is required

Send email to marjorie.kidd@nih.org to register.

Include your phone number and the date for which you wish to register.


 Students must purchase a book and bring it to the course in order to be admitted.


          The NIH AHA Training Center will issue your card within 20 business days of your successful course completion.
 


 
Links to other Eastern Sierra CPR/First Aid Courses Providers