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As the authority in resuscitation science, research and training, we publish the official AHA Guidelines for CPR & ECC. We translate these Guidelines into the highest quality training materials, courses and programs in CPR, first aid and advanced emergency cardiovascular care for healthcare professionals, first responders, employees and the general public.

Training Centers

Use the Find a Course tool to find Instructor-Led courses & skills sessions at a Training Center near you.


eLearning

Learn about our convenient Blended Learning & eLearning course options.




Authorized Distributors

Visit one of our Distributors to purchase course materials.

Types of Training Available

 
Classroom Course

100% Classroom training: students are with an AHA instructor for their entire course.

Blended Learning Course

Blended learning: 
eLearning course + hands-on session for CPR skills.

eLearning Course

eLearning:  fully self-directed course, does not require a skills session.

 

Healthcare Professionals

  NURSES, EMS, DOCTORS AND MORE

These courses are intended for Healthcare Professionals who may require a completion card for their job. Topics include CPR and AED, Basic or Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support, Stroke training, and more. Please contact your employer to ensure that you are selecting the correct course from the list below. All courses resulting in a Course Completion Card are indicated with Course Completion Card

Types of Courses indicated by:  Instructor-led Training Courses  Instructor-led Training Course | Blended Learning Courses  Blended Learning Courses | eLearning Courses  eLearning Courses

Basic Life Support (BLS) CPR & AED Training for Healthcare Professionals

BLS   Course Completion Card   Classroom Course
HeartCode® BLS   Course Completion Card   Blended Course

Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)

HeartCode ACLS   Course Completion Card   Blended Course

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

PALS   Course Completion Card   Classroom Course

PEARS®   Course Completion Card   Classroom Course

HeartCode PALS   Course Completion Card   Blended Course

General Public

General Public  WORKFORCE: CONSTRUCTION, CHILDCARE, HEALTH & FITNESS, HOSPITALITY AND MORE

These courses are intended for anyone with little or no medical training who requires 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. Please contact your employer to ensure that you are selecting the correct course from the list below. All courses resulting in a Course Completion Card are indicated with  Course Completion Card

Types of Courses indicated by:  Instructor-led Training Courses  Instructor-led Training Course | Blended Learning Courses  Blended Learning Courses | eLearning Courses  eLearning Courses

General Community

These courses and programs are intended for people who want to learn CPR but do not need a CPR course completion card to meet a job requirement.

Course Matrix

View the CPR & ECC Course Matrix and learn about course details for all CPR, First Aid, & ECC courses, including BLS, ACLS, PALS, and Heartsaver, including materials, course length, and more.

Includes Courses updated to reflect the 2015 AHA Guidelines Update for CPR & ECC, and Courses not yet updated to reflect 2015 Guidelines.