Bayshore Fire Rescue has certified Basic Life Support (BLS) Instructors for the American Heart Association (AHA). Courses in cardiopulmonary resuscitation are taught to the community on the third Saturday of every month, or private classes can be arranged.
Students are taught how the EMS system works and to recognize stroke, angina, heart attack and cardiac arrest. Techniques for CPR for adults, children and infants along with treatment of choking victims are also taught.
Students receive a two-year CPR card from the American Heart Association. A fee of $50 per person is required to cover the cost of the instructor, student manual and CD.
Businesses and organizations are encouraged to schedule classes for their staff and employees, especially those that have regular contact with the public.
Other classes offered by Bayshore Fire Rescue include: First Aid, AED,
To schedule a CPR class with Bayshore fire Rescue call our station at 543-3443 or E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org