Public Classes

American Heart Association certification classes in CPR/AED MA

Public CPR /AED and First Aid Classes:

Public classes are held at various locations in Massachusetts including: Braintree, Kingston, Duxbury, Westwood, Quincy and Hyannis. Classes include BLS – Basic Life Support Provider, Pediatric CPR AED First Aid, Heartsaver First Aid, and Heartsaver CPR AED. Recertification classes also available.

Space is limited for our public classes and pre-registration is required.

If you are under 18 and attending without a parent or guardian, you will need to submit a permission form in order to attend our classes. The form can be found under class registration forms.

Class Descriptions

BLS – Basic Life Support Provider

3 ½ -4 hrs
Infant, child, and adult techniques for choking and CPR (for 1 and 2 rescuers), AED (defibrillator) training, and use of barrier devices taught. Includes written exam. American Heart Association certificates issued.

Heartsaver CPR AED: Adult/Pediatric (for laypersons)

3 – 3 1/2 hrs
Heartsaver CPR AED Adult/ Pediatric is designed for non-medical workers, child care providers, and members of the general public. Includes adult/ child/ infant techniques for choking, CPR and AED (automatic external defibrillator). American Heart Association certificates issued.

Heartsaver (Basic) First Aid

3 hrs
How to recognize and treat common emergencies, such as burns, bleeding, shock, poisoning, stroke, electrical shock, and broken bones. Written exam. American Heart Association certification cards issued.

Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED

5 ½ – 6 hrs
Includes modules on both Pediatric First Aid and Adult/Pediatric CPR AED. American Heart Association certification cards issued.

Pediatric First Aid

3 hrs
Designed for parents, child care providers, and babysitters. Learn how to recognize and treat common emergencies in young children, such as burns, bleeding, shock, poisoning, fever, head injuries, and broken bones. American Heart Association certification cards issued.