CPR - Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

Healthcare

CPR - Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

Program Level
Certificate

CPR - Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

CPR Certification Course

In today’s medical environment CPR can mean the difference between life and death. CPR is an acronym for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and is an emergency procedure that uses external cardiac massage and artificial respiration for resuscitation. CPR restores blood circulation to prevent death or brain damage. CPR certification is a requirement for all teachers, healthcare, and child care providers. It is useful for home, community, and workplace emergencies.

What Will I Learn?

Adult, child, and infant resuscitation skills.

Why Should I Take the Summit CPR Course?

  • This program is approved by the American Heart Association and the American Red Cross.
  • Strict adherence to the Emergency Cardiac Care Guidelines & National Emergency Response Organization Standards.
  • This is a short course of 8 hours for certification.
  • Requirement for employment in the health care environment

*Not all programs available at all campuses. Not all programs are offered every term. Check with the campus of interest for current program offerings.