Education for Healthcare Providers and the Public

Capital Health is an authorized American Heart Association Training Center for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC) educational programs. These programs are intended for audiences including the general public as well as healthcare professionals.

Available AHA CPR and ECC courses:

Family & Friends Courses are non-certification informational courses for the general public who are not required to have a certification card or certificate. A participation card is awarded.

Family & Friends CPR (adult/child)
Family & Friends CPR (infant)
Family & Friends First Aid for Children

HeartSaver Courses are for non-healthcare providers in workplace/industry/school settings who are required to have certification. Certification cards for these courses are valid for two years.

HeartSaver CPR AED
HeartSaver First Aid
HeartSaver First Aid CPR AED
HeartSaver Pediatric First Aid
HeartSaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED
HeartSaver Bloodborne Pathogens

Professional Courses are for Healthcare Providers who are required to have certification. Certification cards for these courses are valid for two years.

Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers
Pediatric Emergency Assessment Recognition & Stabilization (PEARS)
Airway Management
ECG & Pharmacology
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
ACLS for Experienced Providers (ACLP EP)

To access Capital Health’s AHA ECC course offering schedules, click here.

You can also find Friends and Family CPR classes offered by our Community Health Education Department by visiting our classes and events page and searching under Adult Health.

Contact us at: EMSEducation@CapitalHealth.org or (609) 815-7291

Signs or Symptoms  of heart attack? Call 9-1-1 immediately.

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