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CPR/AED, First Aid, & Safe Sitter Training

CPR & First Aid Certification Classes

Certification good for 2 years.


Heartsaver® CPR AED is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led course that teaches adult CPR and AED use, as well as how to relieve choking on an adult.  This course includes hands on skills training.

General First Aid

Heartsaver® First Aid CPR AED is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led course that teaches students critical skills needed to respond to and manage a first aid, choking or sudden cardiac arrest emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical services (EMS) arrives.  

Students learn skills such as how to treat bleeding, sprains, broken bones, shock and other first aid emergencies.  Course also covers the signs and symptoms of medical emergencies such as heart attack, stroke and diabetic emergencies.

Pediatric First Aid

The Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED Course is designed to meet the regulatory requirements for child care workers in all 50 United States. It teaches child care providers and others to respond to and manage illnesses and injuries in a child or infant in the first few minutes until professional help arrives. The course covers the Four Steps of Pediatric First Aid and modules in

  • Pediatric First Aid
  • Child/Infant CPR AED
  • Adult CPR AED
  • Asthma Care Training

Basic Life Support Classes (BLS)

Basic Life Support (BLS) is the foundation for saving lives after cardiac arrest. This video-based, Instructor-led course teaches both single-rescuer and team basic life support skills for application in both in-facility and prehospital settings. This course is designed for healthcare professionals and other personnel who need to know how to perform CPR and other basic cardiovascular life support skills. In addition, BLS training can be appropriate for first responders, such as police officers and firefighters, as well as for laypeople whose work brings them into contact with members of the public, such as school, fitness center, or hotel and restaurant employees.

Bloodborne Pathogens/Universal Precautions

This course is designed to meet Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requirements for bloodborne pathogens training when paired with site-specific instruction. Call for availability.  

Safe Sitter® Essentials with CPR

Safe Sitter® Essentials with CPR is a 1-day class designed to prepare students in grades 6-8 to be safe when they’re home alone, watching younger siblings, or babysitting. The Instructor-led class is filled with fun games and role-playing exercises. Students even get to use manikins to practice rescue skills like choking rescue and CPR! Content includes:

  • SAFETY SKILLS - Indoor Safety, Outdoor Safety, Online Safety, Personal Safety, Handling Emergencies
  • CHILD CARE SKILLS - Child Development, Child Care Duties, Behavior Management
  • FIRST AID & RESCUE SKILLS - Injury Prevention, First Aid and Injury Management, Choking Rescue, CPR
  • LIFE & BUSINESS SKILLS - Job Screening, Setting a Wage, Canceling Jobs, Meeting Employers

Program Information

Pueblo Campus
Health Professions


Upcoming Classes in Pueblo

CPR classes are available by contacting Reneè Beauvais at renee.beauvais@pueblocc.edu or call 719-549-3477

Safe Sitter is a course that prepares students to be safe when they're home alone, watching younger siblings, or babysitting.

For more information on Safe Sitter classes contact Ann Flores at ann.flores@pueblocc.edu.