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Free Hands-Only CPR courses (Feb. 2020)

February of 2020 is the 57th year of “American Heart Month” – a month to focus on lowering the number of deaths each year from heart disease.  The original proclamation regarding Heart Month was made by President Lyndon Johnson Dec. 20, 1963, and has carried forward through to Pres. Trump. Newnan CPR committed in 2013 …

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Free CPR Classes for American Heart Month – Feb 2019

This February is the 56th year of “American Heart Month”.  In February, we concentrate efforts on the leading cause of death for men and women in the U.S.   This started with President Lyndon Johnson Dec. 20, 1963, and has carried forward each year since. Newnan CPR proclaimed in 2013 we would offer “Free Hands-Only CPR” …

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LifeVac

Child with Down’s Syndrome Saved from Choking Death – LifeVac

LifeVac is a fairly new device invented to help prevent choking deaths.  Particularly helpful when abdominal thrusts (or Heimlich Maneuver) not effective.  LifeVac uses suction at the airway, rather than upward pressure at the diaphragm, to dislodge foreign bodies in the airway. On Nov. 23rd, a 3-year old child with Down’s Syndrome at the “Exit …

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7 Steps to a Healthy Heart

February 2018 Free CPR Classes for American Heart Month

February 2018 will be the 55th year of “American Heart Month”, a month to focus on the leading cause of the death in The U.S.,   This started back in Dec. 1963, when a joint resolution of Congress requested that all Presidents proclaim Feb. as American Heart Month, which Pres. Johnson did on Dec. 30th, 1963, …

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Adding ASHI CPR and First Aid courses

Adding ASHI CPR and First Aid courses As a result of the AHA Heartsaver certification card price increase effective Oct. 3, 2017, we have decided to offer ASHI CPR and First Aid courses to our community. both public courses and onsite, (custom-requested) courses.   American Safety and Health Institute has been teaching emergency response courses for …

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Heartsaver Course Price Increase

Heartsaver Course Price Increase

Heartsaver Course Price Increase       We were advised by American Heart Association on Oct. 3, 2017, that, effective on Oct. 3, there would be a Heartsaver course price increase, a drastic increase in the cost of certification cards to the Training Sites and instructors.  This change was done without advance notice to AHA …

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Last Week of Free CPR Courses

Last Week of Free CPR Courses  We’ve been teaching “Free CPR for the Community” courses the last 2 1/2 weeks of Feb., (9 so far) all over south Atlanta areas.  There’s just 1 more week left, and 8 more courses.   The last week of February Free CPR courses, non-certification, are Feb. 20th through Feb 25th. …

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AHA BLS Provider course

Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers – Feb. courses

BLS For Healthcare Providers – Feb. Here’s our February 2017 list of our most popular course – AHA BLS for Healthcare Providers.  Only $50 for now.   This is required for all EMT’s, paramedics, nurses, doctors, and students in those healthcare disciplines.  Anyone, however, can attend these courses and learn the life-saving skills. Basic Life …

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Free CPR in February

Free CPR training during American Heart Month (February)

American Heart Month Again we are doing Free CPR training during American Heart Month (February).  2018 marks year 55 of “American Heart Month”, which began as a joint resolution of Congress in 1963.  It was accompanied by a declaration from Pres. Lyndon Johnson, stating the goal  of American Heart Month is to take time to look …

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2017 Heartsaver CPR course Schedule (Jan.-Feb.)

Heartsaver CPR courses Make 2017 the year that you Learn CPR !   Below is our Heartsaver CPR/AED course schedule.  Most cardiac arrests happen in the home or your workplace  –  not in the hospital.  Whether or not your co-worker or loved ones survive cardiac emergencies largely depends on how quickly someone begins CPR.  Please call …

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Nurses and dental hygienists need BLS for Healthcare CPR

2017 BLS for Healthcare CPR classes (Jan.)

2017 Course Schedule Released It’s now officially 2017, so we urge you to follow through on your New Years’ resolution to Learn CPR !  Whether or not having CPR skills is required by your employer – you need to learn CPR.   It might be you in a position to save a loved one suffering …

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Halloween CPR 2016

Halloween CPR Both in 2014 and in 2015, Halloween CPR was a big hit.  The students loved it, the instructors loved it – there was a prize given for the “best costume” (voted on by the students).  Of course, everyone got a BLS for Healthcare Providers certification card before they left class.  All but two students wore …

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Free Hands-Only CPR “Halloween-Style”

Learn CPR on Halloween Day (twice) We’re not trying to confuse anyone, but we’re having two big events the same day, both in Newnan, and both on Halloween Day. First, at UWG-Newnan, we’re having a Halloween CPR (BLS) certification class, which costs $40 for folks that wear a Halloween costume.   Treats for all, prize for best …

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Uncle Si from Duck Dynasty

Halloween CPR 2014 (yes, Fri. Oct. 31)

Halloween CPR It’s time for Halloween CPR, a time to have some fun – and still learn the life-saving skills of CPR, and in this case, American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers course.  An official, authorized, 2-year certification course, accepted at every hospital/clinic/nursing/medical/dental school in GA.   Newnan CPR usually has a BLS for …

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