Ridgeview Medical Center offers a variety of CPR training, including Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers, required by health care and dental professionals; and Heartsaver CPR AED and Heartsaver CPR AED 1st Aid, for the general public and child care providers. Led by certified instructors (primarily nurses, EMTs, paramedics and fire department members), the trainings are held at Ridgeview Medical Center and off-site, at locations including child care centers, schools and churches. Pricing varies depending on the type of training and number of people being trained.
For more information or for scheduling information, call 952-442-2191, ext. 5544.
Sudden cardiac arrest kills one person every two minutes—but with just ONE minute of training, YOU could save a person’s life.
If administered within minutes of seeing an adult collapse, compression-only CPR can double or even triple a person’s chance of survival.
The process involves two simple steps:
- Call 911.
- Press hard and fast in the center of the chest.