CPR & First Aid Training

Since 1995, as part of our commitment to the people of the Brazos Valley, and our belief in the value of education, CHI St. Joseph Health continues to offer American Heart Association CPR Classes & First Aid Training. Course descriptions and scheduling information is listed below.

Heartsaver® First Aid CPR AED teaches students critical skills to respond to and manage an emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical services arrives. Audience: this course is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in First Aid, CPR, and AED use to meet job, regulatory, or other requirements. Adult and child CPR and AED use, infant CPR, and how to relieve choking in adults, children, and infants are covered. *Blended learning and 100% classroom options are available for this class. Please see the schedule of classes for more detail.

Heartsaver® Pediatric First Aid CPR AED teaches students to respond to and manage illnesses and injuries in a child or infant in the first few minutes until professional help arrives. Child and infant CPR, AED use, how to relieve choking in a child or infant , and first aid skills are taught in this class. Audience: child care workers, teachers, foster care workers, camp counselors, youth organizations, coaches for children's sports organizations, others responsible for children including parents, grandparents, babysitters, and guardians. This course is designed to meet the regulatory requirements for child care workers in all 50 U.S. states. *Blended learning options are available for this class. Please see the schedule of classes for more detail.

Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers course trains healthcare providers to promptly recognize several life-threatening emergencies, give high-quality chest compressions, deliver appropriate ventilations and provide early use of an AED. *Blended learning and 100% classroom options are available for this class. Please see the schedule of classes for more detail.

*Blended Learning (AHA) courses combine the flexibility of online training with hands-on skills practice and testing with an AHA Instructor. They provide a flexible alternative to 100% classroom training. The $25 fee paid to Healthy Communities covers the participant's in-person skills session - this does not cover the online section fee of the course. 

*100% classroom training means students are with an AHA instructor for their entire learning experience.

Important Registration Information

Advance registration and payment is required for all CPR and First Aid certification courses. Blended learning courses require a certificate of completion showing that the online portion of the course has been successfully completed before entry into the skill's session will be allowed. Please call Healthy Communities at 979.731.1231 with questions, to register, and pay for your course(s).

Refund Policy: Should you need to cancel your registration, refunds will only be granted if cancellation is made at least two working days prior to the course and all course materials are returned. No refunds can be granted for late/no-shows.

Course Location:

CHI St. Joseph Health Medical Office Building

2700 East 29th St, Bryan, TX 77802, Suite 140 Classroom

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See our complete schedule of classes here