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Date:November 15, 2013
Course Number/Program Code:CE 0077/CEHFAEE141
Course Name:American Heart Association Heartsaver First Aid and Environmental Emergencies
Contact Hours:4.0
Days to Complete:1 day
CEUs:Varies by agency
Campus Offering Course:Toledo
Who Should Attend:Anyone with limited or no medical training
Course Type:Lecture, discussion, and hand-on

Course Description:

The American Heart Association’s Heartsaver First Aid course offers knowledge and skills for the basics of first aid and environmental emergencies. Participants will learn the skills need to perform first aid through the American Heart Association’s First Aid Student Handbook, video, and discussion. The skills learned and demonstrated in this course will earn participants an American Heart Association Heartsaver First Aid certification card.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Recognize and perform basic first aid.
  2.  Respond to medical emergencies.
  3. Respond to injury emergencies.
  4. Treat environmental emergencies.
  5. Relieve choking.

Required Texts or other supplemental materials:

Heartsaver First Aid Student Workbook [Paperback]; American Heart Association; Student Workbook edition (April 1, 2011); ISBN-10: 1616690186; ISBN-13: 978-1616690182



Toledo Testimonials


The Ohio Department of Job & Family Services has worked with campus president Greg Guzmán and his staff at the Toledo Campus of Herzing University on several occasions. We have utilized the campus facility as a chance for the staff to get away from their desks to communicate about present and future programs, and for training, Mr. Guzmán has always been very gracious about opening their doors to us.