AHA Heartsaver® First Aid Student Workbook (15-1021)
AHA Heartsaver® First Aid Student Workbook
The required student text for taking the Heartsaver First Aid course in a classroom-based format. Full-color softcover, 88 pages, 8 1/2" x 11", plus the Heartsaver® First Aid Quick Reference Guide. Based on the 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines for CPR and ECC and the 2015 American Heart Association and American Red Cross Update for First Aid.
This course is designed to prepare students to provide first aid in a safe, timely, and effective manner. Heartsaver courses are intended for anyone with little or no medical training who needs a course completion card for job, regulatory (e.g., OSHA), or other requirements. These courses can also be taken by anyone who wants to be prepared for an emergency in any setting.
After successfully completing this course, students should be able to:
list the priorities, roles, and responsibilities of the first aid rescuer
describe the key steps in first aid
describe the assessment of and first aid actions for the following life-threatening conditions: heart attack, difficulty breathing, choking, severe bleeding, shock, and stroke
use an epinephrine pen
recognize elements of common injuries and illnesses
recognize the legal questions that apply to first aid rescuers.
Upon successful completion of the course, including a first aid skills demonstration, students receive a Heartsaver First Aid course completion card that is valid for two years.
Key Features and Benefits
This workbook is for use by a single user as a student reference tool before, during, and after the course. It comes with a supplemental reference card (see below).
Dimensions and Specifications
8 1/2" x 11"
88 pages, plus one copy of the Heartsaver® First Aid Quick Reference Guide (item no. EC15-1022)
Full-color, softcover book
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Is the Heartsaver First Aid Quick Reference Guide available separately?
A: Yes, it is sold separately as item no. EC15-1022.
Q: Does this course include CPR?
A: No. If you need to teach CPR along with first aid, you will need to use the Heartsaver® First Aid CPR AED course.