100% classroom training means students are with an AHA Instructor for their entire learning experience.

Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED
 is a classroom, video-based, Instructor-led course that teaches students to respond to and manage illnesses and injuries in a child or infant in the first few minutes until professional help arrives.

This course is designed to meet the regulatory requirements for child care workers in all 50 U.S. states.




Audience
  • Child care workers
  • Teachers
  • Foster care workers
  • Camp counselors
  • Youth organizations
  • Coaches for children’s sports organizations
  • Others responsible for children including parents, grandparents, babysitters and guardians
Features
  • Updated to reflect new science from the 2015 AHA Guidelines Update for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care and the 2015 American Heart Association and American Red Cross Update for First Aid
  • Video-based lessons ensure consistency
  • Instructor-led, practice format reinforces skills proficiency
  • Ideal for learners who prefer group interaction and feedback from an Instructor

Purchase Options

AHA Training Centers

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AHA Approved Distributors

Visit one of our Distributors to purchase course materials.

Channing Bete Company

Laerdal Medical Corporation

WorldPoint

AHA eBooks

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Go to eBooks.heart.org.
 


Course Content

Pediatric First Aid Basics 

Illnesses and Injuries
  • Controlling Bleeding and Bandaging
  • Using a Tourniquet
  • Shock
  • Internal bleeding
  • Burns and electrical injuries
  • Allergic Reactions
  • Using an epinephrine pen
  • Breathing problems
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes and low blood sugar
  • Heat-related emergencies
  • Cold-related emergencies
  • Drowning


Illnesses and Injuries - Continued
  • Amputations
  • Bites and stings
  • Broken bones and sprains
  • Eye injuries
  • Bleeding from the nose
  • Fainting
  • Head, neck, and spine Injuries
  • Penetrating and puncturing injuries
  • Poison emergencies
  • Seizure
  • Mouth and cheek injuries
  • Tooth injuries
  • Splinters

CPR AED and choking 

CPR and AED Use for Adults*, Children and Infants

Adult*, Child, and Infant Choking

*Optional module

Additional Information

Instructor Materials

15-1039  Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED Instructor Manual

15-1041  Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED DVD Set

15-3112  Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED Instructor Manual eBook

15-3114  Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED Instructor Manual eBook

Student Materials

15-1038  Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED Student Workbook with

  • 15-1040  Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED Quick Reference Guide*
  • Heartsaver CPR AED Adult Reminder Card
  • Heartsaver CPR AED Child & Infant Reminder Card

*15-1040  Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED Quick Reference Guide also sold separately.

15-3113  Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED Student Manual eBook

  • 15-3119 Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED Digital Quick Reference Guide (also sold separately)
  • Heartsaver CPR AED Adult Digital Reminder Card
  • Heartsaver CPR AED Child & infant Digital Reminder Card

15-3119  Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid Digital Quick Reference Guide

Classroom, video-based (Instructor-led with skills assessment and testing conducted throughout)

Upon successful completion of the course, including a first aid, CPR and AED skills test, students receive a Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED course completion card valid for two years.

None at this time

Although not specifically designed for childcare providers, these courses cover infant and child CPR and AED content and provide a course completion card:

None at this time.