The American Heart Association has courses designed to train individuals for life-threatening emergency situations. These courses include cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), Automated External Defibrillator (AED), and first aid basics. The knowledge and skills you learn may help save a life.
Phelps Memorial Health Center provides these course free of charge as a service to our community.
BLS Healthcare Provider Recertification
Phelps Memorial Health Center insructor's will be completing Skills Labs only in 2024. Renewal of core material including adults/child/infant CPR (including two-rescuer CPR), airway barriers, bag-mask ventilation, AED, and foreign-body airway obstruction. This is an advanced CPR course for those who provide care to patients in both the hospital and pre-hospital environments.
Students will need the following prior to class:
- Complete the Heartcode BLS course at https://shopcpr.heart.org/courses/bls
- Print completion certificate and bring it to the Skill Session
Time to complete skills sessions vary depending on class size, but generally will not last more than one hour.
This course teaches CPR and relief of choking techniques for adult, child, and infant victims, plus the use of an AED. It is designed for individuals who must respond to a cardiac emergency because of job responsibilities or regulatory requirements.
Heartsaver CPR & Pediatric First Aid Training
This class teaches the use of CPR and AED and is also designed to meet the specific needs of child daycare providers. It teaches first aid basics, medical emergencies, and environmental emergencies.
All classes are held at the Phelps Memorial Health Center, 1215 Tibbals Street. To sign up for these classes, please go to our website, https://www.phelpsmemorial.com/cpr-training-courses or contact Linda Fecht, Customer Experience Director at 308.995.2905.
The American Heart Association actively 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. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the Association.