Health & Fitness
health and safety in the workplace and community
CCE now offers American Heart Association classes for businesses and individuals wishing to attain life-saving skills and required certification. Classes are hands-on and customized to individual and industry needs. Look for classes in Heartsaver CPR/AED, First Aid, Basic Life Support for Providers and other health and safety programs offered on campus and at area companies.
Please call CCE at 231-348-6613 or Coordinator of EMS/AHA James Cousino at 231-348-6630 for details about the classes and schedule.
Date & Time: TBA
$53/person for new certification; $45/renewal
(Course Fees Include Student Manual for New Certification)
Learn the newest standards from the American Heart Association for cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care in responding to sudden cardiac arrest. Observe and practice adult CPR and AED use. Following a skills test, students receive a Heartsaver CPR AED course completion card, valid for two years, and used to meet many job and regulatory requirements. Designed for individuals with limited or no medical training.
Heartsaver First Aid
Date & Time: TBA
First aid training is a key component of an effective safety program. In this program, you’ll understand how to recognize and manage an emergency in the first few minutes before emergency medical staff arrive. Learn to treat bleeding, sprains, broken bones, shock, and other injuries; and respond to medical or environmental emergencies, using the AHA guidelines. Following a short skills test, students will receive a course completion card in first aid to meet job or regulatory requirements. Designed for individuals with limited or no medical training.
Note: If a student completes both Heartsaver CPR/AED and First Aid courses they will receive a Heartsaver First Aid CPR/AED Completion Card.
Basic Life Support for Providers
Date & Time: TBA
$69/provider for new certification; $59/Renewal
(Course Fees include Student Manual for New Certification)
Learn to promptly recognize life-threatening emergencies, give high-quality chest compressions, deliver appropriate ventilations, and provide early use of AED. Observe and practice critical components of high-quality CPR, AHA chain of survival, CPR and AED for adults, children and infants; bag-mask techniques, rescue breathing, relief of choking and CPR with an advanced airway. Designed for healthcare professionals who need to learn to perform CPR and other life-saving techniques in the hospital, clinical and pre-hospital setting.
CPR = Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
AED = Automated External Defibrillators
AHA = American Heart Association
BLS = Basic Life Support
ACLS = Advanced Cardiac Life Support
PALS = Pediatric Advanced Life Support
american heart association offerings
Skills Check with Online Completion
(Heartsaver and BLS Provider): $35
Schedule: Appointment or Drop-In Basis*
*Based on instructor availability there may be a wait for Drop-In Skill Check.
ALCS or PALS
(To be scheduled twice per calendar year based on need): $225
BLS, ACLS or PALS Instructor Course:
(Based on demand)
BLS Instructor: $200
ACLS and PALS Instructor: $225
Pediatric First Aid CPR/AED
Please Call to Schedule (7-Hour Course)
This course is appropriate for anyone that interacts with children – parents, teachers, grandparents, child care providers, babysitters, nannies. The course meets regulatory requirements for all child care workers throughout the U.S. You will learn the steps and actions for pediatric first aid emergencies; CPR procedures and signs of choking. Following a short skills test, students will receive a course completion card in Pediatric First Aid CPR/AED to meet job or regulatory requirements.