CPR/AED Class (Heartsaver) March 9th, 2018

This is an American Heart Association Heartsaver AED/CPR class.

DETAILS:

This class is scheduled for Friday evening, March 9th from 6:30 to 9:30 pm at the  Drakes Crossing Fire Station at 19364 Powers Creek Loop RD NE Silverton, OR 97381.  Successful participants will receive an American Heart Association Heartsaver CPR/AED card good for 2 years.

COURSE CONTENT

  • Adult CPR and AED use
  • Key changes reflecting the new science from the 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care (Heartsaver 2015 CPR changes summary)
  • Optional modules in child CPR (for those who would like to stay after to complete that module. )
COURSE PREPARATION
  • Course text book:  Heartsaver CPR. I'll have copies available for review in class for you to look at but recommend you purchase and read the text prior to class. You can order the book through me when you register for an additional fee of $3.00 and can arrange to pick them up in Silverton prior to class. The book can also be ordered through Amazon.
  • Please wear loose, comfortable clothing to class. You will be practicing skills that require kneeling, bending, standing, and lifting.  
  • If you have any physical conditions that might prevent these activities, please tell one of the instructors. The instructor may be able to adjust the equipment to accommodate you. Also please tell your instructor if you are allergic to latex.

TO REGISTER:  
Send Mike Niemeyer an email to reserve your spot and bring a check for $45 to the class, made out to "Drakes Crossing RFPD."  (If this class fills priority will be given to participants in the Wilderness first Aid class the following weekend.)