About the course
This course has been launched by the Resusciation Council of South Africa which is equivalent to the AHA (American Heart Association) Heartsaver CPR & AED course.
If you want to learn how to do CPR correctly and with confidence, this course offers;
- Hands-on practise in the skill of CPR for Adult, Child and Infant.
- Recognition and assistance of Adult, Child and Infant choking.
- Correct recovery position
Who can benefit
This Course is ideal for anyone with no prior CPR knowledge, who wants to learn how to possibly save a life of a loved one or any other person, in need of CPR. Any members of the public, family members, and also ideal for e.g. swim teachers, health & fitness staff, retail employees as well as other lay responders.
Each participant receives a full colour workbook to review before, during and after the course.
An additional one hour First Aid Module can be added on basic First Aid skills.
Participants don't need to have previous CPR or First Aid training experience. The course is widely recommended as CPR and basic First Aid are essential life skills.
+/- 4.5 hours
On successful completion of this course that include a practical and short 15 point written assessment, the candidate will be issued with an A4 Resuscitation Council of South Africa Certificate. Valid for 2 years
R400 per person, refreshments included
R500 per person with an additional First Aid module
This course earns 15 CPD points. (Continuing Professional Development points are according to the Health Professionals Council of South Africa)
Discovery Vitality members earn 2500 points completing the course. Valid for 2 years.
Clothing for training
Wear suitable clothing during the course due to the practical sessions incorporated. Track suits or jeans work well.