This entry-level course offers guidelines for one-rescuer adult, child, and infant cardiopulmonary resuscitation
(CPR). The course includes information on first aid for choking. Other topics covered are the Chain of Survival,
normal heart and lung anatomy and function, how to recognize a heart attack, stroke warning signs, and
recommendations for prudent heart living.
Intended Audience: General public, boys/girls clubs, and mass CPR training participants.
Course Length: 3 1/2 to 4 hours.
Student Text: Basic Life Support Heartsaver Guide:
A Student Handbook for CPR and First Aid for Choking
Card Type: Student attendance and participation card
Written/Skills Evaluation: None
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