CPR/1st Aid/BLS/BBP

Through the American Heart Association we offer both adult and pediatric CPR and 1st Aid. Basic Life Support (BLS) and Blood Borne Pathogens (BBP) are also offered through the American Heart Association Training Center.

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The American Heart Association strongly 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, and any fees charged for such a course do not represent income to the Association.

Through the American Heart Association we offer a large variety of classes that are listed below.

Note: In order to receive your AHA eCard, a valid email address is required at the time of class.

  • Combination Heartsaver Adult/Pediatric First Aid with Adult, Child & Infant CPR/AED
  • Heartsaver First Aid: Adult - Child - Infant
  • Heartsaver CPR/AED: Adult - Child - Infant
  • BLS Healthcare Provider      
  • BLS Healthcare Provider Instructor 
  • Heartsaver Instructor
  • Heartsaver/BLS for Healthcare CPR Instructor Renewal Opportunity

Click on a link below to view more information about additional classes.

Heartsaver Combo Heartsaver First Aid Heartsaver CPR BLS
BLS Instructor  Heartsaver Instructor  BLS/HS Instructor Renewal  AHA Skills Checkoffs

AHA HeartCode Skills Check-Offs

Individuals who complete the HeartCode BLS, HeartCode Heartsaver, HeartCode ACLS or HeartCode PALS programs on-line may contact IHCC to complete the required skills check-off to receive their card. (Students may access and pay for the HeartCode classes on-line directly with the AHA on their website.) The check-off will be scheduled one-on-one with an AHA Instructor. Students need to come prepared; remediation time is NOT included. Students who do not pass without remediation will need to take the entire course over or find remediation on their own and pay again to complete the skill check-off at a later date. Check offs need to be scheduled a minimum of 2 weeks in advance. Call 641-683-5177 or email ashley.koll@indianhills.edu for BLS/Heartsaver or call 641-683-5337 for ACLS or PALS.

Students must bring a copy of their online course completion certificate to the check-off.

Required skills:

BLS - $50 (includes certification eCard)

Adult CPR/AED
Infant 1 & 2 person CPR

Heartsaver - $63 (includes certification eCard)

Adult CPR/AED and/or First Aid

ACLS - $75 (includes certification eCard)

Adult CPR/AED
Airway Management
1- Mega Code

PALS - $100 (includes certification eCard)

Child CPR/AED
Infant 1 & 2 person BLS
1- Cardiac Case Scenario
1- Shock or Respiratory Case Scenario

Combination Heartsaver Adult/Pediatric First Aid with Adult, Child & Infant CPR/AED

Heartsaver First Aid class teaches participants to respond to and manage illnesses and injuries in the first few minutes until professional help arrives. Students learn skills such as how to treat bleeding, sprains, broken bones, shock and other first aid emergencies. This course is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in first aid to meet job, regulatory or other requirements.  This class will also include adult, child, and infant CPR/AED and teaches lay rescuers how to recognize and treat life-threatening emergencies, including cardiac arrest and choking for adult, child and infant victims plus actions for pediatric first aid emergencies until emergency medical services arrive.  AHA course completion card issued on successful completion of skills evaluations.  Pre-registration and a valid email address are REQUIRED for all American Heart CPR and/or First Aid classes.

For all combination classes:
Tuition: $75.00
Book: $5.00
Certification eCard: $20.00
Mask Set: $10.00
Total Cost: $110.00

The following classes are held on Fridays 8:00AM - 4:00PM on the Ottumwa Campus in the Rosenman Bldg, room 125.

Jul 19 - Jul 19
19/YR*HEA*4514*421

Sep 27 - Sep 27
20/YR*HEA*4514*402

Nov 8 - Nov 8
20/YR*HEA*4514*405

Ready to register? Click here to go to the Registration button

Heartsaver First Aid: Adult - Child - Infant

Heartsaver First Aid teaches students critical skills to respond to and manage an emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical services (EMS) arrives. Students learn skills such as how to treat bleeding, sprains, broken bones, shock, asthma, choking and other first aid emergencies. This course is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in first aid to meet job, regulatory or other requirements. Pre-registration and a valid email address are REQUIRED for all American Heart CPR and/or First Aid classes

For all Heartsaver First Aid Classes:
Tuition: $40.00
Book: $5.00
Certification eCard: $20.00
Total Cost: $65.00

The following classes are held on Mondays 11:00AM - 3:00PM and Mondays 5:00PM - 9:00PM on the Ottumwa Campus in the Rosenman Bldg, room 125.  Correlating course dates and times can be found by selecting the "Register for a Continuing Education Class" button at the top of this page.

 Aug 05 - Aug 05
19/YR*HEA*4514*422

Aug 12 - Aug 12
19/YR*HEA*4514*429

Oct 07 - Oct 07
20/YR*HEA*4514*403

Oct 28 - Oct 28
20/YR*HEA*4514*409

Dec 02 - Dec 02
20/YR*HEA*4514*406

Ready to register? Click here to go to the Registration button

Heartsaver CPR/AED: Adult - Child - Infant

Heartsaver adult, child, and infant CPR/AED teaches lay rescuers how to recognize and treat life-threatening emergencies, including cardiac arrest and choking for adult, child and infant victims.  This course teaches rescue breathing with and without the use of barrier devices.  AHA course completion card issued on successful completion of skills evaluation.  Pre-registration and a valid email address are REQUIRED for all American Heart CPR and/or First Aid classes.

For all Heartsaver CPR/AED for Adult-Child-Infant:
Tuition: $40.00
Book: $5.00
Certification eCard: $20.00
Mask Set: $10.00
Total Cost: $75.00

The following classes are held on Mondays 11:00AM - 3:00PM and Mondays 5:00PM - 9:00PM on the Ottumwa Campus in the Rosenman Bldg, room 125. Correlating course dates and times can be found by selecting the "Register for a Continuing Education Class" button at the top of this page.

Jul 15 - Jul 15
19/YR*HEA*4514*420

Jul 29 - Jul 29
19/YR*HEA*4514*426

Sep 16 - Sep 16
20/YR*HEA*4514*401

Sep 30 - Sep 30
20/YR*HEA*4514*407

Nov 04 - Nov 04
20/YR*HEA*4514*404

Nov 25 - Nov 25
20/YR*HEA*4514*408

Ready to register? Click here to go to the Registration button

BLS Healthcare Provider

This course is designed to teach healthcare providers the skills of CPR, AED, and FBAO for victims of all ages.  It is intended for participants who provide care to patients in a wide variety of healthcare settings both in and out of hospital.  There is no longer a separate BLS Healthcare provider renewal class for individuals with current BLS Healthcare provider card status, they should take this course as well. AHA course completion card issued on successful completion of written and skills evaluation.  Pre-registration and a valid email address are REQUIRED for all American Heart CPR and/or First Aid classes.

For all BLS Healthcare Provider courses:
Tuition: $60.00
Book: $5.00
Certification eCard: $7.00
Mask Set: $10.00
Total Cost: $92.00

The following classes are held on Mondays 10:00AM - 3:00PM and Thursdays 5:00PM - 10:00PM on the Ottumwa Campus in the Rosenman Bldg, room 125.  Correlating course dates and times can be found by selecting the "Register for a Continuing Education Class" button at the top of this page.

Jul 11 - Jul 11
19/YR*REL*2000*416

Jul 15 - Jul 15
19/YR*REL*2000*427

Jul 25 - Jul 25
19/YR*REL*2000*417

Aug 05 - Aug 05
19/YR*REL*2000*428

Aug 08 - Aug 08
19/YR*REL*2000*418

Sep 09 - Sep 09
20/YR*REL*2000*408

Sep 12 - Sep 12
20/YR*REL*2000*400

Sep 19 - Sep 19
20/YR*REL*2000*401

Sep 26 - Sep 26
20/YR*REL*2000*402

Oct 07 - Oct 07
20/YR*REL*2000*409

Oct 17 - Oct 17
20/YR*REL*2000*403

Nov 04 - Nov 04
20/YR*REL*2000*410

Nov 14 - Nov 14
20/YR*REL*2000*404

Nov 21 - Nov 21
20/YR*REL*2000*405

Dec 05 - Dec 05
20/YR*REL*2000*406

Dec 09 - Dec 09
20/YR*REL*2000*411

Dec 12 - Dec 12
20/YR*REL*2000*407

Ready to register? Click here to go to the Registration button

BLS Healthcare Provider Instructor

This course is designed to certify participants to teach Healthcare Provider BLS according to standards set by the American Heart Association. Pre-requisite: current BLS Healthcare Provider card.

Prospective students must also:
  1) Submit a completed AHA Instructor Application with recommendation of instructor potential by
       a current AHA instructor or a member of Training Center Faculty. Applications must be complete         and acceptance into a Training Center must be completed prior to course date.
2) Have completed the AHA Online Essentials course ($35.00 @ ahaonline.org) PRIOR to taking the
     class. Certificate of completion must be brought to class or provided to TC Coordinator prior to
     course date.
3) Provide a copy of current BLS provider card and photo ID for instructor file.

An AHA instructor card will be issued upon successful completion of this course and successful course monitoring. Pre-registration is REQUIRED for all American Heart CPR and/or First Aid classes.

For all BLS Healthcare Provider Instructor courses:
Tuition: $150.00
BLS Instructor Manual:$130.00
Instructor Monitoring Fee: $75.00
AHA Instructor Card (issued upon successful completion of monitoring): $20.00
Mask Set: $10.00
Total Cost: $385.00

The following classes are held on Saturdays 8:00AM - 5:00PM on the Ottumwa Campus in the Rosenman Bldg, room 125. 1/2 hour for lunch on your own.

Aug 10 - Aug 10
19/YR*HEA*3500*420

Oct 12 - Oct 12
20/YR*HEA*3500*402

Dec 07 - Dec 07
20/YR*HEA*3500*404

Ready to register? Click here to go to the Registration button

Heartsaver Instructor 

This course is designed to certify participants to teach Healthcare Provider BLS according to standards set by the American Heart Association. Pre-requisite: current Heartsaver CPR/AED Adult, Child and Infant provider card

 Prospective students must also:

  1) Submit a completed AHA Instructor application with recommendation of instructor potential by
       a current AHA instructor or a member of Training Center Faculty. Applications must be complete               and acceptance into a Training Center must be completed prior to course date.
2) Have completed the AHA online Essentials course ($35.00 @ ahaonline.org) PRIOR to taking the
     class. Certificate of completion must be brought to class or provided to TC Coordinator prior to
     course date.
3) Provide a copy of current Heartsaver CPR-AED provider card and photo ID for instructor file.

 An AHA instructor card will be issued upon successful completion of this course and successful course monitoring.  Pre-registration is REQUIRED for all American Heart CPR and/or First Aid classes.

For all Heartsaver Instructor courses:
Tuition: $150.00

Heartsaver Instructor Manual:$250.00
Instructor Monitoring Fee: $75.00
AHA Instructor Card (issued upon successful completion of monitoring): $20.00
Mask Set: $10.00
Total Cost: $505.00

The following classes are held on Saturdays 8:00AM - 5:00PM on the Ottumwa Campus in the Rosenman Bldg, room 125. 1/2 hour for lunch on your own.

Aug 10 - Aug 10
19/YR*HEA*3500*421

Oct 12 - Oct 12
20/YR*HEA*3500*403

Dec 07 - Dec 07
20/YR*HEA*3500*405

Ready to register? Click here to go to the Registration button

Heartsaver/BLS Instructor Renewal Opportunity

This class is designed to provide both BLS and Heartsaver instructors an opportunity to complete requirements for instructor renewal. During this course, instructors will be provided any necessary updates as well as be monitored by Training Center Faculty to complete the course monitoring requirement for renewal. Pre-registration is REQUIRED for all American Heart CPR and/or First Aid classes.

For all BLS/Heartsaver Instructor Renewal Courses:
Tuition: $20.00
Instructor Card : $20.00 
Total Cost: $40.00

The following classes are held on Wednesdays 10:00AM - 12:00PM on the Ottumwa Campus in the Rosenman Bldg, room 125. 

Jun 26 - Jun 26
19/YR*HEA*3500*412

Aug 14 - Aug 14
19/YR*HEA*3500*413

Oct 23 - Oct 23
20/YR*HEA*3500*400

Dec 11 - Dec 11
20/YR*HEA*3500*401

Ready to register? Click here to go to the Registration button

 

American HAshley Koll Headshoteart Association:

Ashley Koll, Program Assistant/Instructor, Health & Safety Programs
Indian Hills Community College

525 Grandview Avenue Ottumwa, Iowa 52501

Phone: (641) 683-5177 or (800) 726-2585, ext. 5177
Email: Ashley.Koll@indianhills.edu 



Continuing Education Course Refund Policy:

In order to qualify for a refund, you must cancel your registration at least 3 business days prior to course start.  If you have not prepaid for the class, charges will be assessed to your account if you do not cancel within the required timeframe or if you do not show up for the class you will be charged.  Exceptions will be made only in extreme circumstances.  To cancel a registration, call us at 1-800-346-4413.