Class Schedule

GatorCPR: The Center for CPR and CNA Training is proud to be your American Heart Association (AHA) and American Safety & Health Institute (ASHI) certifications provider in Gainesville FL, Ocala FL and surrounding areas. Our professional instructor team can travel anywhere to accommodate your training needs. We offer CPR/AED, First Aid, BLS, ACLS, PALS, and CNA Prep Classes.  

 

In Feburary 2018, American Heart Association released its new BLS Renewal Course. This course is only for those that hold a current (non-expired) BLS certification from AHA. 

FIRST TIMERS or AHA BLS CERTIFICATION EXPIRED? You have two choices:

  1. BLS Provider Classroom (First Time or Expired Certification)
    • $55 or $49 with Student ID 
    • 3.5 to 4 hours 100% classroom
  2. BLS HeartCode Blended (First Time or Expired Certification)
    • $59
    • 2 hour online module and 2.5 hours in classroom

HOLD A CURRENT AHA BLS CERTIFICATION (has not yet expired)? You have two choices:

  1. BLS Provider Classroom (Renewal)
    • $45 or $39 with Student ID
    • 100% Classroom with a 25 question test at the end of class
    • 2.5 hours classroom 
  2. BLS Provider Classroom (First Time or Expired Certification)
    • This is an option for those that can not find a BLS Renewal Course that fits their schedule. 
    • $45.00 - Must show your current AHA BLS Certification at time of check in to recieve this price
    • Use Discount Code when registering: WillBringMyCurrentBLSCardWithMe
    • 3.5 to 4 hours

 

>> Click Here to see a calendar view of all of our BLS Classes << 

    PLEASE READ: American Heart Association Updated 1/1/2018:

    American Heart Association Update: As of January 1, 2018 the AHA has transitioned from physical cards to an electronic card (eCard) system. An eCard is sent to you the same day of your training and consists of two (2) PDFs, a valid training certificate and printable wallet card that can be presented to an employer, school or credentialing agency as proof that you have successfully completed training. GatorCPR and AHA 100% stand behind the validity of these eCards and can 100% assure you that eCards will be accepted. However, if you are still apprehensive and still want a physical card, we can print you a physical card only upon request and at an additional fee. The following link below is how you, as a student, can access your certification and how your employer can verify your certification: www.heart.org/cpr/mycards. Thank you!

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    At the end of this class (same day), each student will receive a Certification Card from the American Heart Association (valid for a full 2-year period).

    You will learn:​

       --Critical concepts in high-quality CPR
       --The American Heart Association Chain of Survival
       --1-rescuer CPR and AED for adults, children and infants
       --2-rescuer CPR and AED for adults, children and infants
       --Differences among adult, child and infant rescue techniques
       --Bag-mask techniques for adults, children and infants
       --Rescue breathing for adults, children and infants
       --Relief of choking for adults, children and infants
       --CPR with an advanced airway

    Course Fee:
    $55 - Professionals
    $49 - Student Rate (must have valid ID) 

    $6 DISCOUNT for Students (must have valid ID). Enter STUDENTBLS in the Promo Code box during registration to receive your discount.

    Course Length: 3.5 to 4 hours

    Course Materials: GatorCPR provides the 2015 BLS Student Manual for each student to use during the class.  If you want the 2015 BLS Student Manual for yourself, Click Here to purchase your own eBook. For questions about eBooks visit: http://ebooks.heart.org/faqs

    PLEASE READ: American Heart Association Updated 1/1/2018:

    American Heart Association Update: As of January 1, 2018 the AHA has transitioned from physical cards to an electronic card (eCard) system. An eCard is sent to you the same day of your training and consists of two (2) PDFs, a valid training certificate and printable wallet card that can be presented to an employer, school or credentialing agency as proof that you have successfully completed training. GatorCPR and AHA 100% stand behind the validity of these eCards and can 100% assure you that eCards will be accepted. However, if you are still apprehensive and still want a physical card, we can print you a physical card only upon request and at an additional fee. The following link below is how you, as a student, can access your certification and how your employer can verify your certification: www.heart.org/cpr/mycards. Thank you!

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    BLS is the foundation for saving lives after cardiac arrest. The AHA’s BLS Course has been updated to reflect new science in the 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines Update for CPR and Emergency Cardiovascular Care (2015 AHA Guidelines for CPR and ECC). This course teaches both single-rescuer and team basic life support skills for application in both in-facility and prehospital settings.

    After successfully completing the BLS Course, students should be able to:
         • Describe the importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival
         • Describe all of the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts of the Chain of Survival
         • Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR
         • Perform high-quality CPR for adults, children and infants
         • Describe the importance of early use of an AED and demonstrate its use
         • Provide effective ventilations by using a barrier device
         • Describe the importance of team dynamics in multirescuer resuscitation and perform as an effective team member during multirescuer CPR
         • Describe the technique for relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (choking) for adults and infants

    Product Specifications:

    HeartCode BLS is the AHA’s blended learning delivery method for the BLS Course. Blended learning is a combination of eLearning (online portion), in which a student completes part of the course in a self-directed manner, followed by a hands-on session.

    HeartCode BLS is the online portion of BLS blended learning. It uses a variety of eLearning assets such as dramatizations, eSimulations, animations, self-directed learning, and interactive activities to teach students BLS knowledge and skills. After completing the online portion, students will attend a structured Instructor-led course that focuses on meaningful skills practice, debriefing, team scenarios, discussions of local protocols and skills testing. 

    Course Fee: $59 - Includes Course Key/Online Module AND Classroom Portion

    Course Length: 3.5 - 4 hours (Online Module - 2 hours PLUS 1.5 to 2 hours for Classroom). 

     

    PLEASE READ: American Heart Association Updated 1/1/2018:

    American Heart Association Update: As of January 1, 2018 the AHA has transitioned from physical cards to an electronic card (eCard) system. An eCard is sent to you the same day of your training and consists of two (2) PDFs, a valid training certificate and printable wallet card that can be presented to an employer, school or credentialing agency as proof that you have successfully completed training. GatorCPR and AHA 100% stand behind the validity of these eCards and can 100% assure you that eCards will be accepted. However, if you are still apprehensive and still want a physical card, we can print you a physical card only upon request and at an additional fee. The following link below is how you, as a student, can access your certification and how your employer can verify your certification: www.heart.org/cpr/mycards. Thank you!

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    NOTE: This is a BLS RENEWAL COURSE for those that have taken a BLS course within the last 24 months. You must show a current, valid (non-expired) American Heart Association BLS card at time of check inIf your BLS certification has expired you will need to take an AHA BLS Intital Course or BLS Heartcode Blended Course (Part Online Module with Classroom Portion).  

    At the end of this class (same day), each student will receive a Certification Card from the American Heart Association (valid for a full 2-year period).

    You will learn:​

       --Critical concepts in high-quality CPR
       --The American Heart Association Chain of Survival
       --1-rescuer CPR and AED for adults, children and infants
       --2-rescuer CPR and AED for adults, children and infants
       --Differences among adult, child and infant rescue techniques
       --Bag-mask techniques for adults, children and infants
       --Rescue breathing for adults, children and infants
       --Relief of choking for adults, children and infants
       --CPR with an advanced airway

    Course Fee:
    $45 - Professionals
    $39 - Student Rate (must have valid ID) 

    $6 DISCOUNT for Students (must have valid ID). Enter STUDENTBLS in the Promo Code box during registration to receive your discount.

    Course Length: 1.5 to 2 hours

    Course Materials: GatorCPR provides the 2015 BLS Student Manual for each student to use during the class.  If you want the 2015 BLS Student Manual for yourself, Click Here to purchase your own eBook. For questions about eBooks visit: http://ebooks.heart.org/faqs

    GatorCPR offers both ACLS and PALS certifications from American Heart Association. See training options offered:

    Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)

    1. ACLS Classroom (First Time or Expired ACLS Certification): 6-7 hours 
    2. ACLS Classroom (Renewal): Must hold a current, non-expired AHA ACLS Certification (4-5 hours)
    3. ACLS HeartCode Blended Learning: First Timers or Renewal (4-5 hour online module w/ 1 hour classroom)

    >Need BLS? Each course has the option to get your BLS at time of registration.<

     

    Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

    1. PALS Classroom - GatorCPR DOES NOT offer PALS Classroom at this time.  
    2. PALS HeartCode Blended Learning: First Timers or Renewal (5-6 hour online module w/ 1 hour classroom)

    >Need BLS? This course has the option to get your BLS at time of registration.

     

    >> Click Here to see a Calendar View of all of our ACLS Classes << 

      PLEASE READ: American Heart Association Updated 1/1/2018:

      American Heart Association Update: As of January 1, 2018 the AHA has transitioned from physical cards to an electronic card (eCard) system. An eCard is sent to you the same day of your training and consists of two (2) PDFs, a valid training certificate and printable wallet card that can be presented to an employer, school or credentialing agency as proof that you have successfully completed training. GatorCPR and AHA 100% stand behind the validity of these eCards and can 100% assure you that eCards will be accepted. However, if you are still apprehensive and still want a physical card, we can print you a physical card only upon request and at an additional fee. The following link below is how you, as a student, can access your certification and how your employer can verify your certification: www.heart.org/cpr/mycards. Thank you!

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      PLEASE READ: All students must take the FULL COURSE to receive the 2015 AHA ACLS Certification. There is a renewal option, but you must first show proof you have taken the ACLS FULL COURSE with the 2015 AHA Guidelines.  

      You will learn:

      • Key changes in advanced cardiovascular life support, reflecting the 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care
      • Basic life support skills, including effective chest compressions, use of a bag-mask device and use of an (AED)
      • Recognition and early management of respiratory and cardiac arrest
      • Recognition and early management of peri-arrest conditions such as symptomatic bradycardia
      • Airway management
      • Related pharmacology
      • Management of acute coronary syndromes (ACS) and stroke
      • Effective communication as a member and leader of a resuscitation team
      • Effective Resuscitation Team Dynamics

       

      Course Fee: $130 

      Course Length: 7-8 hours

      Course Requirements: You must hold a current BLS certification.  You must also complete the Pre-Course Work (see below).

      Course Materials: Students must have access to an ACLS Student Manual (either a traditional book or eBook) before and during class.  GatorCPR libraries for FREE books for use before and during class, with the option to purchase the book after the course. If you would like to purchase an eBook Click Here. Questions about eBooks visit: http://ebooks.heart.org/faqs

      Pre-Course Work:

      • You must complete this online Pre-Course Self Assessment Work
      • Visit the following website: www.heart.org/eccstudent
      • Enter Code: acls15
      • Enter your name
      • Complete the Pre-Course Self Assessment.  You need a passing grade or 75%. This may require you to take this pre-course assessment several times.

      PLEASE READ: American Heart Association Updated 1/1/2018:

      American Heart Association Update: As of January 1, 2018 the AHA has transitioned from physical cards to an electronic card (eCard) system. An eCard is sent to you the same day of your training and consists of two (2) PDFs, a valid training certificate and printable wallet card that can be presented to an employer, school or credentialing agency as proof that you have successfully completed training. GatorCPR and AHA 100% stand behind the validity of these eCards and can 100% assure you that eCards will be accepted. However, if you are still apprehensive and still want a physical card, we can print you a physical card only upon request and at an additional fee. The following link below is how you, as a student, can access your certification and how your employer can verify your certification: www.heart.org/cpr/mycards. Thank you!

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      NOTE: This course is an ACLS Renewal. You must hold a CURRENT American Heart Association ACLS certification. If you have an expired AHA ACLS card or you are taking this for the first time, you need to take the ACLS Initial Course. 

      You will learn:

      • Key changes in advanced cardiovascular life support, reflecting the 2010 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care
      • Basic life support skills, including effective chest compressions, use of a bag-mask device and use of an (AED)
      • Recognition and early management of respiratory and cardiac arrest
      • Recognition and early management of peri-arrest conditions such as symptomatic bradycardia
      • Airway management
      • Related pharmacology
      • Management of acute coronary syndromes (ACS) and stroke
      • Effective communication as a member and leader of a resuscitation team
      • Effective Resuscitation Team Dynamics

       

      Course Fee: $130 

      Course Length: 5-6 hours

      Course Requirements: You must hold a current ACLS.  You must also complete the Pre-Course Work (see below).

      Course Materials: Students must have access to either a traditional book or eBook before, during & after class.  GatorCPR libraries for free books for use before and during class, but if you would like to purchase an eBook Click Here. Questions about eBooks visit: http://ebooks.heart.org/faqs

      Pre-Course Work:

      • You must complete this online Pre-Course Self Assessment Work including watching all videos
      • Visit the following website: www.heart.org/eccstudent
      • Enter Code: acls15
      • Enter your name
      • Complete the Pre-Course Self Assessment with a passing grade of 90% and bring your pre-test with you to the training.

      PLEASE READ: American Heart Association Updated 1/1/2018:

      American Heart Association Update: As of January 1, 2018 the AHA has transitioned from physical cards to an electronic card (eCard) system. An eCard is sent to you the same day of your training and consists of two (2) PDFs, a valid training certificate and printable wallet card that can be presented to an employer, school or credentialing agency as proof that you have successfully completed training. GatorCPR and AHA 100% stand behind the validity of these eCards and can 100% assure you that eCards will be accepted. However, if you are still apprehensive and still want a physical card, we can print you a physical card only upon request and at an additional fee. The following link below is how you, as a student, can access your certification and how your employer can verify your certification: www.heart.org/cpr/mycards. Thank you!

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      Each student will receive an ACLS Certification Card from the American Heart Association (valid for a full 2-year period).

      Advanced Cardiopulmonary Life Support (ACLS) Online Renewal Certification is a three part process.  Completion of the full course includes Part 1 online, plus an in-person skills practice and testing session (Parts 2 and 3) with a GatorCPR AHA Instructor. 

      Course Content:

      • Key changes in advanced cardiovascular life support, reflecting the 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care
      • Ten adult patient cases with up to four healthcare providers, presented through eSimulation technology:
        • One BLS case
        • Seven cases representing cardiovascular, respiratory and stroke emergencies
        • Two Megacodes
      • Recognition and early management of respiratory and cardiac arrest
      • Recognition and early management of periarrest conditions such as symptomatic bradycardia
      • Airway management
      • Related pharmacology
      • Management of acute coronary syndromes (ACS) and stroke
      • Effective communication as a member and leader of a resuscitation team

       

      Course Fee: $219 (includes online module and private skills session)

      Course Length: 4 - 6 hrs online module; 1 hour classroom

       

      Course Requirements: You must hold a current BLS certification.  

      Step 1: Complete your registration.  

      Step 2: Take Online Modules.  Follow instructions in confirmation email (check your spam folder).  

      Step 3: Print your online certification of completion. Print and bring this certificate with you or email your certificate to cpr@gatorcpr.com.

      Step 4: Attend your skills demonstration and skill test.  With your online course complete and completion certificate in hand, attend your scheduled course with one of our AHA instructor.

       

      Each student will receive an PALS Certification Card from the American Heart Association (valid for a full 2-year period).

      Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Online Renewal Certification is a three part process.  Completion of the full course includes Part 1 online, plus an in-person skills practice and testing session (Parts 2 and 3) with a GatorCPR AHA Instructor. 

      Course Content:

      HeartCode® PALS Part 1 is a web-based, self-directed program that teaches healthcare providers knowledge and skills needed to recognize and prevent cardiopulmonary arrest in infants and children.

      This program uses eSimulation technology to allow students to assess and treat patients in virtual healthcare settings. In this environment, students apply their knowledge to real-time decision-making and skills development. Debriefings and coaching are provided immediately after each simulation to facilitate learning about pediatric advanced life support.

      • Key changes in pediatric advanced life support, reflecting the new science from the 2010 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care
      • 12 pediatric, hospital-based, patient cases with up to four healthcare providers, presented though eSimulation technology
      • Systematic approach to pediatric assessment
      • Recognition and management of respiratory and shock emergencies
      • Recognition and management of respiratory and cardiac arrest
      • Immediate post-cardiac arrest care
      • Effective communication as a member and leader of a resuscitation team

       

      Course Fee: $249 (includes online module and private skills session)

      Course Length: Online Module - 5 to 6 hours; Skills session: 1-2 hours

      Course Requirements: You must hold a current BLS certification.  

      • Step 1: Complete your registration. We will be able to schedule your skills session based on your availability. 
      • Step 2: Take Online Modules.  Follow instructions in confirmation email (check your spam folder).  
      • Step 3: Print your online certification of completion. Print and bring this certificate with you or email your certificate to cpr@gatorcpr.com.
      • Step 4: Attend your skills practice and skill test.  With your online course complete and completion certificate in hand, attend your scheduled course with one of our AHA instructor.

      GatorCPR offers CPR/AED & First Aid certifications from American Heart Association (AHA) and American Safety & Health Institute (ASHI). 

      American Heart Assocation (AHA) Certifications:

      • CPR/AED 
        • Classroom (1.5 to 2.5 hours) 
        • Blended Learning (2 hours online module and 30 minutes classroom)
      • CPR/AED with First Aid
        • Classroom (4 to 4.5 hours)
        • Blended Learning (3 hours online module and 1 hour classroom)
      • First Aid
        • Classroom (2 hours)
        • Blended Learning (2 hours online module and 30 minutes classroom) 

      American Safety & Health Institute (ASHI) Certifications:

      • CPR/AED
        • Blended Learning (1.5 hours and 30 minutes classroom) 
      • CPR/AED with First Aid
        • Blended Learning (3 hours online module and 1 hour classroom)
      • First Aid
        • Blended Learning (1.5 hours online module and 30 minutes classroom)

        PLEASE READ: American Heart Association Updated 1/1/2018:

        American Heart Association Update: As of January 1, 2018 the AHA has transitioned from physical cards to an electronic card (eCard) system. An eCard is sent to you the same day of your training and consists of two (2) PDFs, a valid training certificate and printable wallet card that can be presented to an employer, school or credentialing agency as proof that you have successfully completed training. GatorCPR and AHA 100% stand behind the validity of these eCards and can 100% assure you that eCards will be accepted. However, if you are still apprehensive and still want a physical card, we can print you a physical card only upon request and at an additional fee. The following link below is how you, as a student, can access your certification and how your employer can verify your certification: www.heart.org/cpr/mycards. Thank you!

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        PLEASE READ: If you are in the medical field, work or plan to work in a hospital, are in nursing or pharmacy school or an EMT program, this IS NOT the course for you. You will need Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Provider. If you are unsure of the type of CPR you need please call us at (352) 727-4733. We will be able to assist you. If you need BLS for Healthcare Click Here to register.

        At the end of this class (same day), each student will receive a Certification Card from the American Heart Association (valid for a full 2-year period).

        You will learn:​

           --Adult CPR and AED use
           --Adult choking
           --Child CPR and AED use (optional)
           --Infant CPR (optional)
           --Child choking (optional)
           --Infant choking (optional)

        CPR instruction includes high-quality compressions, airway management, breathing, and how to use a mask.

        Course Fee:
        $55 - Adult Only CPR/AED
        $60 - Adult & Child CPR/AED - No Infant
        $65 - Adult Child & Infant CPR/AED

        $5 DISCOUNT for Students (must have valid ID). Enter STUDENTCPR in the Promo Code box during registration to receive your discount.

        Course Length: 2 hrs

        Course Materials: Students must have access to either a traditional book or eBook before, during & after class.  GatorCPR libraries for books for FREE. If you would like to purchase an eBook Click Here. Questions about eBooks visit: http://ebooks.heart.org/faqs

        PLEASE READ: American Heart Association Updated 1/1/2018:

        American Heart Association Update: As of January 1, 2018 the AHA has transitioned from physical cards to an electronic card (eCard) system. An eCard is sent to you the same day of your training and consists of two (2) PDFs, a valid training certificate and printable wallet card that can be presented to an employer, school or credentialing agency as proof that you have successfully completed training. GatorCPR and AHA 100% stand behind the validity of these eCards and can 100% assure you that eCards will be accepted. However, if you are still apprehensive and still want a physical card, we can print you a physical card only upon request and at an additional fee. The following link below is how you, as a student, can access your certification and how your employer can verify your certification: www.heart.org/cpr/mycards. Thank you!

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        PLEASE READ: If you are in the medical field, work or plan to work in a hospital, are in nursing or pharmacy school or an EMT program, this IS NOT the course for you. You will need Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Provider. If you are unsure of the type of CPR you need please call us at (352) 727-4733. We will be able to assist you. If you need BLS for Healthcare Click Here to register.

        At the end of this class (same day), each student will receive a Certification Card from the American Heart Association (valid for a full 2-year period).

        You will learn:​

           --First aid basics
           --Medical emergencies
           --Injury emergencies
           --Environmental emergencies
           --Adult CPR and AED use
           --Adult choking
           --Child CPR and AED use (optional & included)
           --Infant CPR (optional & included)
           
        --Child choking (optional & included)
           --Infant choking (optional & included)

        CPR instruction includes high-quality compressions, airway management, breathing, and how to use a mask.

        First Aid instruction includes bandaging, bleeding, wounds, choking, shock, seizure, fainting, broken bones, sprains, burns, bites, stings, poison, and temperature-related conditions, to name a few.

        Course Fee:
        $79 - Students (must have a valid student ID)
        $85 - Professionals

        $6 DISCOUNT for Students (must have valid ID). Enter STUDENTCOMBO in the Promo Code box during registration to receive your discount.

        Course Length: 4 - 4.5 hrs 

        Course Materials: Students must have access to either a traditional book or eBook before, during & after class.  GatorCPR libraries for books for FREE. If you would like to purchase an eBook Click Here. Questions about eBooks visit: http://ebooks.heart.org/faqs

        PLEASE READ: American Heart Association Updated 1/1/2018:

        American Heart Association Update: As of January 1, 2018 the AHA has transitioned from physical cards to an electronic card (eCard) system. An eCard is sent to you the same day of your training and consists of two (2) PDFs, a valid training certificate and printable wallet card that can be presented to an employer, school or credentialing agency as proof that you have successfully completed training. GatorCPR and AHA 100% stand behind the validity of these eCards and can 100% assure you that eCards will be accepted. However, if you are still apprehensive and still want a physical card, we can print you a physical card only upon request and at an additional fee. The following link below is how you, as a student, can access your certification and how your employer can verify your certification: www.heart.org/cpr/mycards. Thank you!

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        At the end of this class (same day), each student will receive a Certification Card from the American Heart Association (valid for a full 2-year period).

        You will learn:​

           --First aid basics
           --Medical emergencies
           --Injury emergencies
           --Environmental emergencies
           --Adult, Child and Infant choking

        First Aid instruction includes bandaging, bleeding, wounds, choking, shock, seizure, fainting, broken bones, sprains, burns, bites, stings, poison, and temperature-related conditions, to name a few.

        Course Fee:
        $55 - Students (must have a valid student ID)
        $59 - Professionals

        $4 DISCOUNT for Students (must have valid ID). Enter STUDENTFA in the Promo Code box during registration to receive your discount.

        Course Length: 2 - 2.5 hrs

         

        Course Materials: Students must have access to either a traditional book or eBook before, during & after class.  GatorCPR libraries for books for FREE. If you would like to purchase an eBook Click Here. Questions about eBooks visit: http://ebooks.heart.org/faqs

        PLEASE READ: American Heart Association Updated 1/1/2018:

        American Heart Association Update: As of January 1, 2018 the AHA has transitioned from physical cards to an electronic card (eCard) system. An eCard is sent to you the same day of your training and consists of two (2) PDFs, a valid training certificate and printable wallet card that can be presented to an employer, school or credentialing agency as proof that you have successfully completed training. GatorCPR and AHA 100% stand behind the validity of these eCards and can 100% assure you that eCards will be accepted. However, if you are still apprehensive and still want a physical card, we can print you a physical card only upon request and at an additional fee. The following link below is how you, as a student, can access your certification and how your employer can verify your certification: www.heart.org/cpr/mycards. Thank you!

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        PLEASE READ: If you are in the medical field, work or plan to work in a hospital, are in nursing or pharmacy school or an EMT program, this IS NOT the course for you. You will need Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Provider. If you are unsure of the type of CPR you need please call us at (352) 727-4733. We will be able to assist you. 

        At the end of this class (same day), each student will receive a Certification Card from the American Heart Association (valid for a full 2-year period).

        Heartsaver CPR/AED Online Certification is a three part process.  Completion of the full course includes Part 1 online, plus an in-person skills practice and testing session (Parts 2 and 3) with a GatorCPR AHA Instructor. 

        You will learn:​

           --Adult CPR and AED use
           --Adult choking
           --Child CPR and AED use (optional & included)
           --Infant CPR (optional & included)
           --Child choking (optional & included)
           --Infant choking (optional & included)

        CPR instruction includes high-quality compressions, airway management, breathing, and how to use a mask.

        Step 1: Complete your registration. Choose a scheduled time or a private session (an addtional $25 fee applies). 

        Step 2: Take Online Modules.  Follow instructions in confirmation email (check your spam folder).  

        Step 3: Print your online certification of completion. Print and bring this certificate with you or email your certificate to cpr@gatorcpr.com.

        Step 4: Attend your skills practice and skill test.  With your online course complete and completion certificate in hand, attend your scheduled course with one of our AHA instructor.

        Course Fee:
        $79 

        Course Length: 1.5 - 2 hrs online; 30 mins. classroom

         

        PLEASE READ: American Heart Association Updated 1/1/2018:

        American Heart Association Update: As of January 1, 2018 the AHA has transitioned from physical cards to an electronic card (eCard) system. An eCard is sent to you the same day of your training and consists of two (2) PDFs, a valid training certificate and printable wallet card that can be presented to an employer, school or credentialing agency as proof that you have successfully completed training. GatorCPR and AHA 100% stand behind the validity of these eCards and can 100% assure you that eCards will be accepted. However, if you are still apprehensive and still want a physical card, we can print you a physical card only upon request and at an additional fee. The following link below is how you, as a student, can access your certification and how your employer can verify your certification: www.heart.org/cpr/mycards. Thank you!

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        PLEASE READ: If you are in the medical field, work or plan to work in a hospital, are in nursing or pharmacy school or an EMT program, this IS NOT the course for you. You will need Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Provider. If you are unsure of the type of CPR you need please call us at (352) 727-4733. We will be able to assist you. 

        At the end of this class (same day), each student will receive a Certification Card from the American Heart Association (valid for a full 2-year period).

        American Heart Association's First Aid with CPR/AED Online Certification is a three part process.  Completion of the full course includes Part 1 online, plus an in-person skills practice and testing session (Parts 2 and 3) with a GatorCPR AHA Instructor. 

        You will learn:​

           --First aid basics
           --Medical emergencies
           --Injury emergencies
           --Environmental emergencies
           --Adult CPR and AED use
           --Adult choking
           --Child CPR and AED use (optional & included)
           --Infant CPR (optional & included)
          
        --Child choking (optional & included)
           --Infant choking (optional & included)

        CPR instruction includes high-quality compressions, airway management, breathing, and how to use a mask.

        First Aid instruction includes bandaging, bleeding, wounds, choking, shock, seizure, fainting, broken bones, sprains, burns, bites, stings, poison, and temperature-related conditions, to name a few.

        Step 1: Complete your registration. Choose a scheduled time or a private session (an addtional $25 fee applies). 

        Step 2: Take Online Modules.  Follow instructions in confirmation email (check your spam folder).  

        Step 3: Print your online certification of completion. Print and bring this certificate with you or email your certificate to cpr@gatorcpr.com.

        Step 4: Attend your skills practice and skill test.  With your online course complete and completion certificate in hand, attend your scheduled course with one of our AHA instructor.

        Course Fee:
        $89 

        Course Length: 3-4 hrs online; 1 hr classroom

         

        PLEASE READ: American Heart Association Updated 1/1/2018:

        American Heart Association Update: As of January 1, 2018 the AHA has transitioned from physical cards to an electronic card (eCard) system. An eCard is sent to you the same day of your training and consists of two (2) PDFs, a valid training certificate and printable wallet card that can be presented to an employer, school or credentialing agency as proof that you have successfully completed training. GatorCPR and AHA 100% stand behind the validity of these eCards and can 100% assure you that eCards will be accepted. However, if you are still apprehensive and still want a physical card, we can print you a physical card only upon request and at an additional fee. The following link below is how you, as a student, can access your certification and how your employer can verify your certification: www.heart.org/cpr/mycards. Thank you!

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        At the end of this class (same day), each student will receive a Certification Card from the American Heart Association (valid for a full 2-year period).

        American Heart Association's First Aid Online Certification is a three part process.  Completion of the full course includes Part 1 online, plus an in-person skills practice and testing session (Parts 2 and 3) with a GatorCPR AHA Instructor. 

        You will learn:​

           --First aid basics
           --Medical emergencies
           --Injury emergencies
           --Environmental emergencies

        First Aid instruction includes bandaging, bleeding, wounds, choking, shock, seizure, fainting, broken bones, sprains, burns, bites, stings, poison, and temperature-related conditions, to name a few.

        Step 1: Complete your registration. Choose a scheduled time or a private session (an addtional $25 fee applies). 

        Step 2: Take Online Modules.  Follow instructions in confirmation email (check your spam folder).  

        Step 3: Print your online certification of completion. Print and bring this certificate with you or email your certificate to cpr@gatorcpr.com.

        Step 4: Attend your skills practice and skill test.  With your online course complete and completion certificate in hand, attend your scheduled course with one of our AHA instructor.

        Course Fee:
        $79 

        Course Length: 1.5 -2 hrs online; 30 mins. classroom

         

        PLEASE READ: American Heart Association Update:

        American Heart Association Update: The AHA is transitioning from physical cards to an electronic card (eCard) system. GatorCPR would like to inform everyone that we are transitioning to eCards between August 1 and December 31, 2017. As of January 1, 2018, the AHA and GatorCPR will only be issuing eCards. Physical cards will become obsolete. However, physical cards will be available until the end of the year only upon request and at an additional fee. The following link below is how you, as a student, can access your certification and how your employer can verify your certification: www.heart.org/cpr/mycards. Thank you!

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        PLEASE READ: If you are in the medical field, work or plan to work in a hospital, are in nursing or pharmacy school or an EMT program, this IS NOT the course for you. You will need Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Provider. If you are unsure of the type of CPR you need please call us at (352) 727-4733. We will be able to assist you. 

        At the end of this class (same day), each student will receive a Certification Card from the American Heart Association (valid for a full 2-year period).

        American Heart Association's Pediatric First Aid with CPR/AED Online Certification is a three part process.  Completion of the full course includes Part 1 online, plus an in-person skills practice and testing session (Parts 2 and 3) with a GatorCPR AHA Instructor. 

        You will learn:​

           --Pediatric first aid basics
           --Medical emergencies
           --Injury emergencies
           --Environmental emergencies
           --Adult CPR and AED use
           --Adult choking
           --Child CPR and AED use (optional & included)
           --Infant CPR (optional & included)
          
        --Child choking (optional & included)
           --Infant choking (optional & included)

        CPR instruction includes high-quality compressions, airway management, breathing, and how to use a mask.

        First Aid instruction includes bandaging, bleeding, wounds, choking, shock, seizure, fainting, broken bones, sprains, burns, bites, stings, poison, and temperature-related conditions, to name a few.

        Step 1: Complete your registration. Choose a scheduled time or a private session (an addtional $25 fee applies). 

        Step 2: Take Online Modules.  Follow instructions in confirmation email (check your spam folder).  

        Step 3: Print your online certification of completion. Print and bring this certificate with you or email your certificate to cpr@gatorcpr.com.

        Step 4: Attend your skills practice and skill test.  With your online course complete and completion certificate in hand, attend your scheduled course with one of our AHA instructor.

        PLEASE READ: If you are in the medical field, work or plan to work in a hospital, are in nursing or pharmacy school or an EMT program, this IS NOT the course for you. You will need Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Provider. If you are unsure of the type of CPR you need please call us at (352) 727-4733. We will be able to assist you. 

        At the end of this class (same day), each student will receive a Certification Card from the American Satey & Health Institute (ASHI), valid for a full 2-year period.

        ASHI's First Aid with CPR/AED Blended Certification is a two part process.  Completion of the full course includes Part 1: online module, plus Part 2: an in-person skills practice and testing session with a GatorCPR Instructor. 

        You will learn:​

           --Adult CPR and AED use
           --Adult choking
           --Child CPR and AED use (optional & included)
           --Infant CPR (optional & included)
           
        --Child choking (optional & included)
           --Infant choking (optional & included)

        CPR instruction includes high-quality compressions, airway management, breathing, and how to use a mask.

        Step 1: Complete your registration. Choose a scheduled time or a private session (an addtional $25 fee applies). 

        Step 2: You will receive two emails. 1.) A confirmation of your training date immediately and 2.) an email allowing access to your online module.  Follow instructions in confirmation email (check your spam folder).  

        Step 3: Complete the Online Module.  Follow instructions in confirmation email (check your spam folder).  

        Step 4: Print your online certification of completion. Print and bring this certificate with you OR email your certificate to cpr@gatorcpr.com.

        Step 5: Attend your skills practice and skill test.  With your online course complete and completion certificate in hand, attend your scheduled course with a GatorCPR instructor.

        Course Fee:
        $49 

        Course Length: 1.5 - 2 hrs online; 30 mins. classroom

        PLEASE READ: If you are in the medical field, work or plan to work in a hospital, are in nursing or pharmacy school or an EMT program, this IS NOT the course for you. You will need Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Provider. If you are unsure of the type of CPR you need please call us at (352) 727-4733. We will be able to assist you. 

        At the end of this class (same day), each student will receive a Certification Card from the American Satey & Health Institute (ASHI), valid for a full 2-year period.

        ASHI's First Aid with CPR/AED Blended Certification is a two part process.  Completion of the full course includes Part 1: online module, plus Part 2: an in-person skills practice and testing session with a GatorCPR Instructor. 

        You will learn:​

           --First aid basics
           --Medical emergencies
           --Injury emergencies
           --Environmental emergencies
           --Adult CPR and AED use
           --Adult choking
           --Child CPR and AED use (optional & included)
           --Infant CPR (optional & included)
           
        --Child choking (optional & included)
           --Infant choking (optional & included)

        CPR instruction includes high-quality compressions, airway management, breathing, and how to use a mask.

        First Aid instruction includes bandaging, bleeding, wounds, choking, shock, seizure, fainting, broken bones, sprains, burns, bites, stings, poison, and temperature-related conditions, to name a few.

        Step 1: Complete your registration. Choose a scheduled time or a private session (an addtional $25 fee applies). 

        Step 2: You will receive two emails. 1.) A confirmation of your training date immediately and 2.) an email allowing access to your online module.  Follow instructions in confirmation email (check your spam folder).  

        Step 3: Complete the Online Module.  Follow instructions in confirmation email (check your spam folder).  

        Step 4: Print your online certification of completion. Print and bring this certificate with you OR email your certificate to cpr@gatorcpr.com.

        Step 5: Attend your skills practice and skill test.  With your online course complete and completion certificate in hand, attend your scheduled course with a GatorCPR instructor.

        Course Fee:
        $59 

        Course Length: 3-4 hrs online; 1 hr classroom

        PLEASE READ: If you are in the medical field, work or plan to work in a hospital, are in nursing or pharmacy school or an EMT program, this IS NOT the course for you. You will need Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Provider. If you are unsure of the type of CPR you need please call us at (352) 727-4733. We will be able to assist you. 

        At the end of this class (same day), each student will receive a Certification Card from the American Satey & Health Institute (ASHI), valid for a full 2-year period.

        ASHI's First Aid with CPR/AED Blended Certification is a two part process.  Completion of the full course includes Part 1: online module, plus Part 2: an in-person skills practice and testing session with a GatorCPR Instructor. 

        You will learn:​

           --First aid basics
           --Medical emergencies
           --Injury emergencies
           --Environmental emergencies

        First Aid instruction includes bandaging, bleeding, wounds, choking, shock, seizure, fainting, broken bones, sprains, burns, bites, stings, poison, and temperature-related conditions, to name a few.

        Step 1: Complete your registration. Choose a scheduled time or a private session (an addtional $25 fee applies). 

        Step 2: You will receive two emails. 1.) A confirmation of your training date immediately and 2.) an email allowing access to your online module.  Follow instructions in confirmation email (check your spam folder).  

        Step 3: Complete the Online Module.  Follow instructions in confirmation email (check your spam folder).  

        Step 4: Print your online certification of completion. Print and bring this certificate with you OR email your certificate to cpr@gatorcpr.com.

        Step 5: Attend your skills practice and skill test.  With your online course complete and completion certificate in hand, attend your scheduled course with a GatorCPR instructor.

        Course Fee:
        $49 

        Course Length: 1.5 -2 hrs online; 30 mins. classroom

         

        This course prepares students to challenge the nursing assistant competency exam in Florida. This fast paced course provides the student an opportunity to review essential materials and practice necessary patient care skills. Students will also complete a practice written examination. Once a student has completed this course they will have the option to apply for and challenge the exam to become a Certified Nursing Assistant.

        Step to become a CNA

        --Confirm you meet all the requirements of becoming a CNA
        --Register for your prep course at GatorCNA.com
        --Attend your scheduled CNA exam prep course
        --Come prepared to register with Prometric (we will walk you through this process on Day One of training)
        --Begin Level 2 Background Check (Instructions provided by CNA instructor on Day One of training)
        --Take your state exam: both written and skills portions
        --PASS YOUR STATE EXAM
        --Once you have passed both parts Florida Board of Nursing will send certificate and add you to CNA registry.

        Course Details

        --Course Fee: $349 ($389 with a BLS Certification)
        --Course Fee INCLUDES: 100% Guarantee you will pass your state exam or your money back
        --Course Fee DOES NOT inlcude: Background check or State Exam enrollment (We will help you though get these tasks done)

        Disclaimer: You will need to pass a Level 2 Federal Background check prior to testing for your CNA State Exam. GatorCNA is not liable to refund your deposit or payment in full if you do not pass the background check.  For more information on Prometric's Level 2 Background Screening Click Here

        100% of all merchandise sales helps support GatorCPR's non-profit foundation, HeartSafe City Foundation.  One of the missions of HeartSafe City Foundation is to fund our AED grant program, whereby AED are placed into the community.  Your support in purchasing a t-shirt will help fund our AED grant program.

          100% of all merchandise sales helps support GatorCPR's non-profit foundation, HeartSafe City Foundation.  One of the missions of HeartSafe City Foundation is to fund our AED grant program, whereby AED are placed into the community.  Your support in purchasing a t-shirt will help fund our AED grant program.



          100% of all merchandise sales helps support GatorCPR's non-profit foundation, HeartSafe City Foundation.  One of the missions of HeartSafe City Foundation is to fund our AED grant program, whereby AED are placed into the community.  Your support in purchasing a t-shirt will help fund our AED grant program.

          CPR Faceshield

          Did you misplace your card or need another copy? The cost to replace your certification card is $15. We will get you your reprint within 24 to 48 hours.

          HeartSafe City is a not-for-profit organization and the foundation for GatorCPR: The Center for CPR and Safety Training.  HeartSafe City's goal is to:

          • Increase awareness of how the response time from a bystander who performs CPR within the first couple of minutes can drastically increase the survival rates for sudden cardiac arrest.     

          • Offer free or discounted CPR training to educate as many individuals as possible in CPR and AED use.

          • Increase awareness of how the use, proximity and operation of Automatic External Defibrillators (AED) within the first couple of minutes can drastically increase the chance of survival

          • Increase the number of Public Access AEDs in a community

            HeartSafe City

            KidSaver: CPR for the Family is designed to teach CPR and how to use an AED to families, youth programs, school programs, etc. We also instruct how to relieve choking. Many accidents can happen and, if you are not prepared, could have devastating effects for a family. Will you be prepared? Will you know what to do?

            100% of the registration fees and donations will be used to purchase an AED to place into the community through HeartSafe City Foundation's AED Grant Program.  

            Course Fee: $10

            What you will learn

            • Adult, Child and Infant CPR/AED

            • Adult, Child and Infant Choking

            • AED training

            • *No Certification Card Issued

            The course offered is American Heart Association's Family and Friends program. Skills are taught in a dynamic group environment by using the American Heart Association’s research-proven practice-while-watching technique, which provides students with the most hands-on CPR practice time possible.  A course completion card IS NOT issued for this training.  If you need a course completion card for CPR, please contact GatorCPR: The Center for CPR at (352) 727-4733.

            PREREQUISTE: Must complete online learning course before attending the first day of class. Click here for your online module. 

            The purpose of the American Red Cross Lifeguarding course is to provide entry-level lifeguard participants with the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until emergency medical services personnel take over.

            To enroll in the Lifeguarding course, you must be at least 15 years old before the last scheduled class session. To participate in the course, you must be able to pass a prerequisite skills evaluation by doing the following:

            1. Swim 300 yards continuously demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing. You may swim using the front crawl, breaststroke or a combination of both but swimming on the back or side is not allowed. Swim goggles may be used.

            2. Tread water for 2 minutes using only the legs. You should place your hands under your armpits.

            3. Complete a timed event within 1 minute, 40 seconds.

            ■■ Starting in the water, swim 20 yards. Your face may be in or out of the water. Swim goggles are not allowed.

            ■■ Surface dive, feet-first or head-first, to a depth of 7 to 10 feet to retrieve a 10-pound object.

            ■■ Return to the surface and swim 20 yards on your back to return to the starting point with both hands holding the object while keeping your face at or near the surface so you are able to get a breath. You should not swim the distance under water. Exit the water without using a ladder or steps.

            The prerequisite skills evaluation will occur on the first day of the course. Please bring a swimsuit and towel for the skills evaluation and for every class. To successfully complete the course, you must attend the entire course, participate in all skill sessions/ drills, activities and scenarios, demonstrate competency in all required skills and scenarios, and pass the final written exams with a minimum grade of 80 percent.

            The practice sessions will require some strenuous physical activity. You are encouraged to check with your health care professional before participating in the practice sessions. If you have a medical condition or disability that might prevent you from participating in the activities, or have questions about being able to fully participate in the Lifeguarding course, please contact me to discuss this before the course begins. Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive an American Red Cross certificate for Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED, valid for 2 years. If you have questions, please contact me directly at (352) 514 -2371.

            Sincerely, Daniel Schmitt

            American Red Cross Instructor

             

            CPR TRAINING LOCATIONS
            Gainesville
            GatorCPR: The Center for CPR
            1029 NW 23rd Ave
            Gainesville FL 32609
            CLICK HERE for map link

            Ocala
            GatorCPR at Rasmussen College
            4755 SW 46th Ct
            Ocala FL 34474
            CLICK HERE for map link.