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The American Heart Association’s mission is “Building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke.  Grant County Training Center has partnered with AHA toward achieving that goal by:

  • Improving the chain of survival and acute care treatment
  • Enhancing prevention and disease management
  • By increasing the number of instructors, providers, partnerships, training materials and programs

Our staff serves as regional liaisons to the AHA and act as a resource for a large network of instructors.  For more information, please contact Coordinator Bobby Funk or Assistant Susan Long at 304-257-1026, ext. 2354.

American Heart Association website: www.heart.org

Available Courses

ACLS

  • Advance Cardiovascular Life Support is designed for healthcare providers who either direct or participate in the resuscitation of a patient, whether in or out of the hospital
  • Providers will enhance skills in treatment of cardiac arrest or cardiopulmonary emergencies
  • Basic life support CPR and ALS interventions are emphasized

CPR

  • BLS Healthcare Provider Course is designed to provide healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner
  • Heartsaver CPR/AED Course is designed for parents, babysitters, (over 10 years old) teachers, coaches, personal trainers, foster care, social workers, camp counselors, construction  workers,  and loggers to provide the ability to recognize emergencies in infants, children & adults, choke-saving, and how to use an AED (automated external defibrillator)
  • Heartsaver First-Aid is designed to cover bleeding control, seizures epi  pen, allergic reactions, snake bites, broken bones, poisoning and other life threatening emergencies

PALS

  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support course is to aid the pediatric healthcare provider in developing their knowledge and skills necessary to efficiently and effectively manage critically ill infants and children resulting in improved outcomes

Course Registration Fee Schedule

- CPR - $30.00

- First Aid - $30.00

- Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) - $75.00

(Need ACLS book and must take Pre-test prior to scheduled class)

- Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) - $75.00

(Need PALS book and must take the Pre-test prior to scheduled class)

- Reprint lost CPR/ACLS/PALS cards - $10.00

*Books are additional

Scheduling

To schedule a class for a group or work place, please call (304) 257-1026 extension 2354.  Instructors are available to go to work places / churches / or organizations.

Click here to view a calendar of current scheduled classes