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From CPR, automated external defibrillator (AED), and first aid training to bloodborne pathogens training, Safety Training Solutions offers complete, flexible programs that help prepare you to care for someone in a life-threatening situation or a medical emergency.

CPR/AED/First Aid training courses combine lecture, video demonstrations, and hands-on training. And because the training is designed to meet Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) requirements, you can be sure you are receiving the highest quality information and training available to help prevent injuries, illnesses and fatalities in your community.

Safety Training Solutions provides the highest quality safety training programs. Our instructors conduct professional level training presentations using top notch DVD or PowerPoint presentations. Classes are conducted in a way to maximize the engagement of the learner and to make the training time pass quickly and effortlessly. The learning experience is enhanced with hands on practice using high quality manikins and AEDs.

Take only the classes that you need! First, identify the course you need, and then click on the link to enroll now! You can enroll in an upcoming community class or you can opt for the ASHI blended learning program where you complete part of the program online and then meet with an instructor for skill practice.

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Our most popular course option is…

Adult CPR/AED with Standard First Aid (5 hours) $81

Safety Training ClassPrepare yourself with the knowledge and skills necessary to prevent, recognize, and provide basic care for injuries and sudden illnesses until advanced medical personnel arrive and take over. This course covers first aid, adult CPR and AED training. Free online quarterly refreshers. 2-year certification Enroll now

Adult CPR/AED (3 hours) $63

Safety Training ClassFor those who need adult CPR/AED training, this hands-on skills training prepares participants to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies in victims over 12 years old. Adult CPR only is available in a 2½ hour course. Free online quarterly refreshers. 2-year certification Enroll now

Pediatric CPR/AED (3 hours) $63

Safety Training Class This course teaches participants how to recognize and care for breathing and cardiac emergencies in infants and children age 12 and younger. Infant (up to 12 mos) CPR is available separately; Child (ages 1-12) CPR is available separately. Free online quarterly refreshers. 2-year certification Enroll now

AED Adult & Pediatric

Safety Training ClassThis course teaches individuals currently certified in CPR, the skills and knowledge needed to provide care for victims of sudden cardiac arrest through the safe use of an automated external defibrillator (AED). Free online quarterly refreshers. 2-year certification Enroll now

Standard First Aid (2-3 hours) $63

Safety Training ClassParticipants learn to recognize and care for a variety of first aid emergencies, such as bleeding, burns, cuts and scrapes, sudden illnesses (stroke, diabetic, seizure, allergic reaction, poisoning, and bites and stings), head, neck and back injuries, and heat and cold emergencies. Free online quarterly refreshers. 2-year certification Enroll now

Length: Course lengths vary depending on course components included; from about 2 hours to just over 5 hours. Core Courses (other course combinations and optional courses and lessons are available)
First Aid
Pediatric CPR/AED*
Adult and Pediatric CPR/AED*
Adult First Aid/CPR/AED
Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED*
Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED*
Epinephrine Auto-Injector Training
Asthma Inhaler Training
*Pediatric courses includes both infant and child content

Bloodborne Pathogens Training (1½-2 hours) $45

Safety Training ClassTo teach employees how bloodborne pathogens are spread; how to help prevent exposure incidents by following work practice controls, using engineering controls and personal protective equipment, practicing good personal hygiene and properly cleaning and disinfecting equipment and supplies; and how to recognize, report and follow up on employee exposures to infectious materials. 1-year certification  Enroll now

Wilderness and Remote First Aid (16 hours) $110

Safety Training Class Designed for scouts and scout leaders, outdoor enthusiasts and anyone who works or spends time in remote environments, this course teaches foundational first aid principles and advanced skills to be able to respond to emergencies and give care in areas that do not have immediate emergency medical services (EMS) response. This can include wilderness and remote environments, or include urban disasters, such as earthquakes and hurricanes. Based on the Boy Scouts of America Wilderness First Aid Curriculum and Doctrine Guidelines, this course aligns with OSHA’s Best Practices for Workplace First Aid Training Programs.

Topics include:

  • Primary and Secondary Assessments
  • Head/Brain, Neck and Spinal Injuries
  • Heat-Related Emergencies
  • Hypothermia
  • Altitude-Related Illnesses
  • Allergies and Anaphylaxis
  • Burns
  • Bone and Joint Injuries
  • Wounds and Wound Infection

Participants must possess current adult CPR/AED certification (or the equivalent) and be at least 14 years of age on or before the last scheduled session of the course. Enroll now

Sport Safety Training

Safety Training ClassDeveloped with the U.S. Olympic Committee, this course teaches sports-related first aid and injury prevention skills. Topics include responses for breathing and cardiac emergencies; soft tissue and skeletal injuries; and sudden illnesses. Optional child CPR training is also available. Course length: length of class will vary depending on topics included. 2-year certification  Enroll now

Sports Injury Prevention and First Aid with Adult and Child CPR/AED (9 1/2 hours) $81

Safety Training ClassTo provide individuals with the knowledge and skills necessary to provide a safe environment to adult and child athletes while they are participating in sports and, in an emergency, to help sustain life and minimize the consequences of injury or sudden illness until medical help arrives. 2-year certification  Enroll now

Hands-Only or Citizen CPR (30 minutes) $15

Safety Training ClassOne quarter of Americans say they’ve been in a situation where someone needed CPR. If you were one of them, would you know what to do? 30-minute Citizen CPR lecture teaches how the hands-only technique can save a life. Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites or minimum age to participate in the course. Class does not result in certification.

Review Courses:

Review and Challenge Classes

Do you re-certify every year or two? Consider taking a review course to renew your certification and save yourself time! Each participant has the opportunity to view the video segments, practice and then perform skills for evaluation. To be eligible to participate in a review course, the participant must possess a certificate not more than 12 months expired for the course being conducted. Those without a certificate may not participate in the review course option.

Challenge Courses:

Review and Challenge Classes

Do you really know your stuff? Take a challenge course! You demonstrate your knowledge and skill competency for certificate renewal. Participants have sole responsibility to prepare for the knowledge and skills evaluations. Anyone is eligible to participate in a challenge. If they do not pass the challenge, they can enroll in a review or a full course.