CPR and First Aid
Offered through Continuing Education
@ Corporate College | Online
St. Louis Community College serves as a Community Training Center for the American Heart Association whose mission is to reduce disability and death from cardiovascular disease and stroke and set guidelines for emergency cardiovascular care and training. Learn basic life support (BLS), CPR, AED, and First Aid.
Class schedules provided below may change.
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Classes offered in-person may be rescheduled, canceled or transitioned to an online format based on COVID-19 guidelines. Students are required to follow COVID-19 guidelines for classroom participation, which includes, but is not limited to, use of masks and social distancing requirements.
Unless otherwise specified in the course description, registration for online classes closes three business days prior to the class start date.
Basic Life Support
This hybrid class will meet online to cover the majority of course content. This American
Heart Association course is designed for the healthcare provider. The skills testing
session held at the STLCC-Corp location will ensure that students are able to perform
the necessary functions to pass the hands-on portion of the Basic Life Support (BLS)
class. Students will also take their written exam during this time. Students who successfully
complete the course will receive an electronic BLS completion card within 20 business
days of the class. This course meets the STLCC nursing department admission requirements.
Students will need internet access for the first part of class which will meet online.
CPRR-707 | 2 sessions | $85.50 AGE 60+ | $109 REG
P01 M 1-4 p.m., Tu 9-11:30 a.m.
Jan. 11-12 | STLCC-Corp, 209
P02 W 8-11 a.m., Th 4-6:30 p.m.
Jan. 13-14 | STLCC-Corp, 209
P03 Tu 10 a.m.-1 p.m., W 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Jan. 19-20 | STLCC-Corp, 209
P04 Tu 10 a.m.-1 p.m., W 8-11:30 a.m.
Feb. 9-10 | STLCC-Corp, 209
P05 W 9 a.m.-noon, Th 4-6:30 p.m.
Feb. 17-18 | STLCC-Corp, 209
P06 Tu 4-7 p.m., W 4-6:30 p.m.
Feb. 23-24 | STLCC-Corp, 209
P07 Tu 11 a.m.-1 p.m., W 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
March 2-3 | STLCC-Corp, 209
P08 Sa 8-11 a.m., M 8-11:30 a.m.
March 6-8 | STLCC-Corp, 209
P09 Th 8-11 a.m., F 8-11:30 a.m.
March 11-12 | STLCC-Corp, 209
P10 Tu 5-8 p.m., W 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
March 23-24 | STLCC-Corp, 209
P11 M 8-11 a.m., Tu 4-6:30 p.m.
March 29-30 | STLCC-Corp, 209
P12 Tu 8-11 a.m., W 4-6:30 p.m.
April 6-7 | STLCC-Corp, 209
P13 Sa 8-11 a.m., M 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
April 10-12 | STLCC-Corp, 209
P14 W 8-11 a.m., Th 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
April 21-22 | STLCC-Corp, 209
P15 Sa 1-3 p.m., M 4-6:30 p.m.
April 24-26 | STLCC-Corp, 209
P16 Sa 8-11 a.m., M 4-6:30 p.m.
May 1-3 | STLCC-Corp, 209
P17 W 5-8 p.m., Th 4-6:30 p.m.
May 12-13 | STLCC-Corp, 209
BLS Instructor Renewal
To successfully complete the American Heart Association cardiopulmonary resuscitation
(CPR) Instructor Renewal course, you must demonstrate acceptable provider skills and
successful completion of the provider written examination. Prerequisite: You must
have taught at least four CPR courses, attended updates as required within the previous
two years and be a current CPR Instructor as evidenced by a current CPR Instructor
card. At time of registration you must provide documentation meeting all prerequisites.
Registration is required one week prior to course start date. Interested students
must contact the training center coordinator at email@example.com before registering for the CPR Instructor Renewal Course. Registration/Refund/Withdrawal
deadline: March 15.
CPRR-709 | 2 sessions | $100 AGE 60+ | $139 REG
P01 Th 9 a.m.-noon; F 8-11:30 a.m.
March 25-26 | Online/STLCC-Corp, 209
NOTE: Class meets online on March 25 from 9 a.m.-noon.; In-person skills and test on March 26 from 8-11:30 a.m. at STLCC-Corp, 209.
BLS Instructor Essentials Course
The American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Skills (BLS) Instructor Essentials
Course provides the core and discipline-specific content necessary to teach AHA cardiopulmonary
resuscitation (CPR) and First Aid courses. Course is taught in a hybrid format: instructor
candidates will complete pre-course online study, followed by the hands-on session
conducted by training center faculty during the AHA Instructor course. Access to a
computer is necessary to complete online course work. Prerequisite required at time
of registration: Current AHA BLS Healthcare Provider CPR card and alignment with an
AHA Training Center. Registration four weeks prior to course start date is required
to ensure arrival of pre-course materials and completion of pre-course preparation.
Interested students must contact the training center coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org before registering for the BLS Essentials Instructor Course.
CPRR-708 | 2 sessions | $277 AGE 60+ | $349 REG
P01 Sa 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; M 4-6:30 p.m.
April-5 | Online/STLCC-Corp, 206
NOTE: Class meets online via Zoom on April 3 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; In-person skills and test on April 5 from 4-6:30 p.m. at STLCC-Corp, 206.
Heartsaver First Aid: CPR/AED
This course teaches lay rescuers when to dial 911, how to give CPR, how to use an
AED and how to provide relief of choking. Class is specifically tailored to those
who are expected to respond to cardiovascular emergencies in the workplace. This offering
is ideal for the learner with limited or no medical training. Electronic CPR Provider
cards will be issued within 20 business days after successful completion of the course.
Students must arrive on time. No refund will be given for registrants arriving late.
CPRR-706 | 2 sessions | $85.50 AGE 60+ | $109 REG
P01 Th 1-4 p.m.; F 8-11:30 a.m.
Feb. 4-5 | Online/STLCC-Corp, 209
NOTE: Class meets online via Zoom on Feb. 4 from 1-4 p.m.; In-person skills and test on Feb. 5 from 8-11:30 a.m. at STLCC-Corp, 209.
P02 Tu 5-8 p.m.; W 4-7:30 p.m.
April 13-14 | Online/STLCC-Corp, 209
NOTE: Class meets online via Zoom on April 13 from 5-8 p.m.; In-person skills and test on April 14 from 4-7:30 p.m. at STLCC-Corp, 209.
St. Louis Community College serves as a Community Training Center for the American Heart Association whose mission is to reduce disability and death from cardiovascular disease and stroke and set guidelines for emergency cardiovascular care and training. The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in basic life support (BLS) and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the American Heart Association. Any fee charged for a course, except for a portion of the fee needed for American Heart Association course material, does not represent income to the Association.