Course Duration
Blended: about 3 hours online, classroom time varies
Classroom: about 5 hours

Certification Length
2 years from the end of the month you take the class in

Price
$90 for individuals in our public classes
group discounts available for private classes

Iowa CPR only uses American Safety & Health Institute (ASHI) certifications for public classes. Your organization may or may not accept a BLS certification from ASHI so you should check prior to registering.


Who should take this course?

  • Any healthcare provider or prospective healthcare provider who is required to hold a BLS certification

What’s covered in this course?

  • Adult, Child and Infant age groups
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) including assessment, chest compressions and rescue breathing
  • Automated External Defibrillator (AED) use including turning it on, pad placement, and when to and not to use an AED
  • Team dynamics involving caring for critically ill patients

What instructional formats are available?

  • Online Blended Learning through American Safety & Health Institute for individuals in our public classes
  • Online Blended Learning through American Heart Association for groups in private classes
  • Classroom-based learning through American Safety & Health Institute or American Heart Association for groups in private classes

How do I register?