The American Heart Association Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED course teaches how to recognize and treat sudden illness and injury in adults, children, and infants. Participants learn how to provide CPR and to use an Automated External Defibrillator.
Course topics include:
- Medical emergencies including allergic reactions, heart attacks, stroke, seizures, and diabetes
- Injury management including bites and stings, bleeding control, and splinting
- Environmental emergencies such as heat stroke and hypothermia
- Relief of choking
- CPR AED for adults, children, and infants
This course is intended to prepare Boeing Teammates for cardiac emergencies, choking, and serious life threatening injury. There are no prerequisites for this course.
This course takes approximately 5 hours to complete.
A pocket mask, first aid materials, American Heart Association Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED Student Workbook, and two year certification are included in this course.
There is no cost for Boeing Teammates to complete this program with Code One.
A skills examination is conducted as part of this course. Students that do not successfully complete the skills test are remediated and allowed an additional attempt to test.
Successful completion of this course results in an American Heart Association Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED certification which is valid for 2 years from the date of the course.