American Heart Association has new features to practice CPR online with an eSim platform. After the online portion of the certification course, there is a hands on skill session that also uses technology to verify and improve the CPR Quality.
American Heart Association
Upon passing an online exam, this is printed or emailed to the instructor of your choice for the skill testing. At completion of hands on skills, a CPR card is issued instantly. An ecard is easy to email to your business.
CPR and Basic Life Support is essential for health care providers, and helpful for all to understand.
My instructor had a story to honor his father who passed away from sudden cardiac arrest. It is helpful to find someone in the profession with passion such as this to enhance learning.
I found the eSim difficult to maneuver on a cell phone, Samsung Galaxy Note. The exam would not download, and I had to switch to a laptop to complete this portion.
Sunshine CPR class had a great group of students and an inspiring teacher who took time with each student in our class. There was a Midwife, clinic nurse and the instructor was a professional fisherman/physical therapist.
The best way to prepare for your CPR class is to study some of the key concepts:
- Adult CPR
- Child CPR
- Infant CPR
- Choking victim care
- AED operation
- 2 rescuer CPR