CPR/1st Aid/BLS/BBP


Through the American Heart Association we offer both adult and pediatric CPR and 1st Aid. Basic Life Support (BLS) and Blood Borne Pathogens (BBP) are also offered through the American Heart Association Training Center.

Found the class you want to take? Great! Copy the class code in Maroon (ie: ELI*1001*600) , head on over to www.indianhills.edu/cewsregister and paste the class code in the "Search Here" field, and hit Submit.

(This method should only pull the class you want to take, specifically. Alternatively, you can also search for other classes, if you like.)

Next, check the box beside that class, and then click submit to register.

 

The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in BLS, ACLS and PALS, and has developed instructional materials for this purpose.  Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the American Heart Association, and any fees charged for such a course do not represent income to the Association.

 Indian Hills hosts an American Heart Association recognized AHA Training Center. For further information or to schedule a class for your business/facility contact the IHCC representative below:


korthius_profileJoy Korthuis, Coordinator, Aquatics, Health & Safety Programs
Indian Hills Community College

525 Grandview Avenue Ottumwa, Iowa 52501

Phone: (641) 683-5211 or (800) 726-2585, ext. 5211
Email: Joy.Korthuis@indianhills.edu 

 

 

Through the American Heart Association we offer a large variety of classes that are listed below.

  • Combination Heartsaver Adult/Pediatric First Aid with Adult, Child & Infant CPR/AED
  • Pediatric Heartsaver First Aid
  • Heartsaver First Aid (Adult & Peds)
  • Heartsaver CPR/AED: Adult - Child - Infant
  • BLS Healthcare Provider- Initial/Renewal
  • BLS Healthcare Provider Instructor - Initial
  • Heartsaver/BLS for Healthcare CPR Instructor Renewal Opportunity

 

Combination Heartsaver Adult/Pediatric First Aid with Adult, Child & Infant CPR/AED

Heartsaver First Aid class teaches participants to respond to and manage illnesses and injuries in the first few minutes until professional help arrives. Students learn skills such as how to treat bleeding, sprains, broken bones, shock and other first aid emergencies. This course is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in first aid to meet job, regulatory or other requirements.  This class will also include adult, child, and infant CPR/AED and teaches lay rescuers how to recognize and treat life-threatening emergencies, including cardiac arrest and choking for adult, child and infant victims plus actions for pediatric first aid emergencies until emergency medical services arrive.  AHA course completion card issued on successful completion of skills evaluations.

HEA*4514*4000
September 08 – September 08
IHCC Ottumwa Campus
Friday, 9:00AM - 4:30PM
Video Conf. Training Ctr
Room: 121

Tuition:  $75.00
Book: $15.00
Card: $10.00
Mask: $10.00

HEA*4514*4003
November 03 – November 03
IHCC Ottumwa Campus
Friday, 9:00AM - 4:30PM
Video Conf. Training Ctr
Room:  125

Tuition:  $75.00
Book: $15.00
Card: $10.00
Mask: $10.00

 

Pediatric Heartsaver First Aid

Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid will teach how to treat pediatric first aid emergencies until emergency medical services arrive.  Students learn skills such as how to treat bleeding, sprains, broken bones, shock, asthma, choking and other first aid emergencies. This course designed for those in daycare settings and teachers who deal with Pediatric emergencies. AHA course completion card issued on successful completion of skills evaluation. 

Pre-registration is REQUIRED for all American Heart CPR and/or First Aid classes.

Tuition:  $40.00
Card: $10.00
Book: $15.00

Keosauqua
HEA*4514*4263
August 30-August 30
Van Buren Co Svc Ctr.
Wednesday, 05:30PM – 09:00PM
Room: Site

 

Ottumwa
HEA*4514*4002
September 27 – September 27
Ottumwa Campus
Wednesday, 05:30PM – 09:00PM
Video Conf Training Ctr
Room: 125


Heartsaver First Aid (Adult & Peds)

Heartsaver First Aid teaches students critical skills to respond to and manage an emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical services (EMS) arrives. Students learn skills such as how to treat bleeding, sprains, broken bones, shock, asthma, choking and other first aid emergencies. This course is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in first aid to meet job, regulatory or other requirements.

Pre-registration is REQUIRED for all American Heart CPR and/or First Aid classes.

For all Heartsaver First Aid Classes:
Tuition: $40.00                  
Card: $10.00
Book: $15.00                                

 Ottumwa
HEA*4514*4267
August 02 - August 02
IHCC Ottumwa Campus
Wednesday, 05:30PM - 09:00PM
Video Conf. Training Ctr.
Room: 125

 Chariton
HEA*4514*4270
August 07 - August 07
Lucus Co. Svc Ctr.
Monday, 05:30PM – 09:00PM
Room: Site

 Ottumwa
HEA*4514*4004
November 06 – November 06
IHCC Ottumwa Campus
Monday, 05:30PM - 09:00PM
Video Conf.Training Ctr.
Room: 125


Heartsaver CPR/AED: Adult - Child - Infant

Heartsaver adult, child, and infant CPR/AED teaches lay rescuers how to recognize and treat life-threatening emergencies, including cardiac arrest and choking for adult, child and infant victims.  This course teaches rescue breathing with and without the use of barrier devices.  AHA course completion card issued on successful completion of skills evaluation. 

Pre-registration is REQUIRED for all American Heart CPR and/or First Aid classes.

 
For all Heartsaver CPR/AED for Adult-Child-Infant:

Tuition:  $40.00
Mask: $10.00
Card: $10.00
Book: $15.00

Ottumwa
HEA*4514*4274
August 9 - August 9
Ottumwa Campus
Wednesday, 05:30PM – 9:00PM
Video Conf Training Ctr.
Room: 125

Oskaloosa/William Penn
HEA*4514*4283
August 31-August 31
Mahaska Co Svc Ctr.
Thursday, 05:30PM – 09:00PM
Room: Site

Ottumwa
HEA*4514*4001
September 18 – September 18
Ottumwa Campus
Monday, 05:30PM – 9:00PM
Video Conf Training Ctr.
Room: 125

Ottumwa
HEA*4514*4005
November 21 – November 21
Ottumwa Campus
Tuesday, 05:30PM – 9:00PM
Video Conf Training Ctr.
Room: 125

 

 **SPANISH** Heartsaver CPR/AED: Adult - Child - Infant

This program is the same course as the listings above but will be taught in Spanish with Books in Spanish.

HEA*4514*4287
August 10 - August 10
IHCC Ottumwa Campus
Thursday, 05:30PM – 10:00PM
Video Conf Training Ctr.
Room:  125

Tuition:  $40.00
Card: $10.00
Book: $15.00
Mask: $10.00

 

BLS Healthcare Provider- Initial (Renewal)

This course is designed to teach healthcare providers the skills of CPR, AED, and FBAO for victims of all ages.  It is intended for participants who provide care to patients in a wide variety of healthcare settings both in and out of hospital.  There is no longer a separate BLS Healthcare provider renewal class for individuals with current BLS Healthcare provider card status, they should take this course as well. AHA course completion card issued on successful completion of written and skills evaluation.

Pre-registration is REQUIRED for all American Heart CPR and/or First Aid classes.

For all BLS Healthcare Provider courses:
Tuition: $60.00
Card: $10.00
Book: $15.00 (initial)
Mask: $10.00 (initial)

Initial Students are required to purchase a Book and CPR masks at class for $15 and $10, Renewals can bring their previous book and mask set.

Ottumwa
REL*2000*4251I (Initial)
REL*2000*4251R (Renewal)
August 03 - August 03
Ottumwa Campus
Thursday, 05:00PM – 10:00PM
Video Conf Training Ctr.
Room: 125

Centerville
REL*2000*4253I (Initial)
REL*2000*4253R (Renewal)
August 21 - August 21
Centerville Campus
Monday, 05:00PM – 10:00PM
Lower level -Admin Bldg

Ottumwa
REL*2000*4000I (Initial)            
REL*2000*4000R (Renewal)
September 25 – September 25
Ottumwa Campus
Monday, 05:00PM – 10:00PM
Video Conf Training Ctr.
Room: 125

Ottumwa
REL*2000*4001I (Initial)
REL*2000*4001R (Renewal)
October 24 – October 24
Ottumwa Campus
Tuesday, 05:00PM – 10:00PM
Video Conf Training Ctr.
Room: 125

REL*2000*4002I (Initial)
REL*2000*4002R (Renewal)
November 14 – November 14
Ottumwa Campus
Tuesday, 05:00PM – 10:00PM
Video Conf Training Ctr.
Room: 125

REL*2000*4003I (Initial)            
REL*2000*4003R (Renewal)
December 04 – December 04
Ottumwa Campus
Monday, 05:00PM – 10:00PM
Video Conf Training Ctr.
Room: 125

 

BLS Healthcare Provider Instructor - Initial

This course is designed to certify participants to teach Healthcare Provider BLS according to standards set by the American Heart Association.

Pre-requisite: current BLS Healthcare Provider card.

Prospective students must also:

     1) Submit a completed instructor application/with recommendation of instructor potential

     2) Have completed the AHA online Essentials course ($35.00 @ ahaonline.org) PRIOR to taking the

         class.  Bring certificate of completion to class or send to TC coordinator.

     3) Provide a copy of provider card and photo ID for instructor file. 

An AHA instructor card will be issued upon successful completion of this course and successful course monitoring. Contact IHCC AHA Training Center Coordinator prior to registering for this class at (641) 683-5211.  Prerequisite:  Current BLS HC Provider card.

Pre-registration is REQUIRED for all American Heart CPR and/or First Aid classes.

$150.00 Tuition
$120.00  Heartsaver Instructor Manual
$50.00 Instructor Monitoring Fee
$20.00 AHA Instructor Card (issued on successful completion)
$10.00 Mask

HEA*3500*4033
August 02 - August 02
IHCC Ottumwa Campus
Wednesday, 08:00AM – 04:30PM
Video Conf Training Ctr. (1/2 hour for lunch on your own)
Room: 125

HEA*3500*4000
September 25 – September 25
IHCC Ottumwa Campus
Monday, 08:00AM – 04:30PM
Video Conf Training Ctr. (1/2 hour for lunch on your own)
Room: 125

HEA*3500*4003
November 13 – November 13
IHCC Ottumwa Campus
Monday, 08:00AM – 04:30PM
Video Conf Training Ctr. (1/2 hour for lunch on your own)
Room: 125

 
Heartsaver/BLS for Healthcare CPR Instructor Renewal Opportunity

This class is designed to provide both Heartsaver and Healthcare Provider instructors an opportunity to complete requirements for instructor renewal. These CPR instructors may complete check offs and the written exam to renew their provider status (if needed) as well as be monitored by Training Center Faculty to renew their instructor status both at this class.

Pre-registration is REQUIRED for all American Heart CPR and/or First Aid classes.

HEA*3500*4038
August 07 - August 07
IHCC Ottumwa Campus
Monday, 10:00AM – 12:000PM
Video Conf Training Ctr.
Rm: 125

Tuition: $20.00
Card: $20.00

HEA*3500*4001
October 03 – October 03
IHCC Ottumwa Campus
Tuesday, 10:00AM – 12:000PM
Video Conf Training Ctr.
Rm: 125

Tuition: $20.00
Card: $20.00

HEA*3500*4002
November 07 – November 07
IHCC Ottumwa Campus
Tuesday, 1:00PM – 3:000PM
Video Conf Training Ctr.
Rm: 125

Tuition: $20.00
Card: $20.00

HEA*3500*4004
December 05 – December 05
IHCC Ottumwa Campus
Tueasday, 10:00AM – 12:000PM
Video Conf Training Ctr.
Rm: 125

Tuition: $20.00
Card: $20.00