FIrst Aid / CPR Classes

DOCTOR’S AMBULANCE SERVICE is proud to be an American Heart Association Training Center. All courses taught are compliant with American Heart Association Guidelines.

We understand that often times you may wish for our instructors to come to you. Instructors may charge an associated travel fee and may require a minimum number attendees. DOCTOR’S AMBULANCE SERVICE also offers wide a variety of accredited Continuing Education courses for EMTs, Paramedics, and Nurses. EMSA # 30-0086

For more details on any of our courses please call (949) 951-8535 ext. 315. or email steve@doctorsambulance.com

*Class dates and times are subject to change. Class fees are subject to change.


Heartsaver First Aid $35.00
Certification Course
Location: 23091 Terra Drive, Laguna Hills, CA 92653
2015 Dates: Sat. Mar. 14, Sat. Apr. 18, Sat. Jun. 6, Sat. Jul. 18, Sat. Aug. 15, Sat. Sept. 12, Sat. Nov.14, Sat. Dec. 12
Time: 11:30 am – 2:30 pm
Reservation required – (949) 951-8535 ext 315 or email steve@doctorsambulance.com
Description of Program
The Heartsaver First Aid course provides training in basic first-aid procedures including the first-aid skills recommended by OSHA in a format that can be delivered in four hours.  Its highly effective video-based-instruction format enables students to experience case-based scenarios in a realistic setting. Instructors introduce a topic, then show a video segment to present cases for discussion or to demonstrate a particular skill. Students then practice the skill in small groups.  This course is specially designed to train anyone who might be the first to respond in the workplace or community, and can be tailored to address the needs of a specific workplace or group of employees.
CERTIFICATION CARDS ISSUED THE DAY OF CLASS.


Heartsaver CPR/AED Course $35.00
Certification Course
Location: 23091 Terra Drive, Laguna Hills, CA 92653
2015 Dates: Sat. Mar. 14, Sat. Apr. 18, Sat. Jun. 6, Sat. Jul. 18, Sat. Aug. 15, Sat. Sept. 12, Sat. Nov.14, Sat. Dec. 12
Time: 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Reservation required – (949) 951-8535 ext 315 or email steve@doctorsambulance.com
Description of Program
This CPR course is for the layperson to learn CPR and AED use. Courses are taught on-site at Doctor's Ambulance Service. This course teaches lay rescuers how to recognize and treat life-threatening emergencies such as sudden cardiac arrest and choking for adult, child, and infant victims.
CERTIFICATION CARDS ISSUED THE DAY OF CLASS..


Heartsaver First Aid CPR/AED Combo Course $55.00
Certification Course
Location: 23091 Terra Drive, Laguna Hills, CA 92653
2015 Dates: Sat. Mar. 14, Sat. Apr. 18, Sat. Jun. 6, Sat. Jul. 18, Sat. Aug. 15, Sat. Sept. 12, Sat. Nov.14, Sat. Dec. 12
Time: 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
Reservation required – (949) 951-8535 ext 315 or email steve@doctorsambulance.com
Description of Program
The Heartsaver First Aid CPR/AED course provides training in basic first-aid procedures including the first-aid skills recommended by OSHA.  Its highly effective video-based-instruction format enables students to experience case-based scenarios in a realistic setting. Instructors introduce a topic, then show a video segment to present cases for discussion or to demonstrate a particular skill. Students then practice the skill in small groups.  This course is specially designed to train anyone who might be the first to respond in the workplace or community, and can be tailored to address the needs of a specific workplace or group of employees. This course also includes CPR/AED training for layperson. This course teaches lay rescuers how to recognize and treat life-threatening emergencies such as sudden cardiac arrest and respiratory arrest as well as how to provide choking relief for adult, child, and infant victims.
CERTIFICATION CARDS ISSUED THE DAY OF CLASS.


 

Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR/AED Combo Course $55.00
Certification Course
Location: 23091 Terra Drive, Laguna Hills, CA 92653
2015 Dates: Sat. Feb. 7, Sat. May 16, Sat. Oct. 10
Time: 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
Reservation required – (949) 951-8535 ext 315 or email steve@doctorsambulance.com
Description of Program
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 may include optional modules in asthma care training and adult CPR/AED. The primary audience for this course is child care providers, child/day care workers, parents/grandparents, nannies and babysitters. This course is also appropriate for educators, teachers and the general public.
CERTIFICATION CARDS ISSUED THE DAY OF CLASS.


Basic Life Support- BLS for Healthcare Provider (Full Course) $35.00
Certification Course
Location: 23091 Terra Drive, Laguna Hills, CA 92653
2015 Dates: Wed. Jan. 7, Wed. Feb. 11, Wed. Mar. 11, Wed. Apr. 15, Tues. May 12, Wed. Jun. 10, Wed. Jul. 8
Wed. Aug. 5, Wed. Sept. 9, Wed. Oct. 7, Wed. Nov. 4, Wed. Dec. 2
Time: 5:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Reservation required – (949) 951-8535 ext 315 or email steve@doctorsambulance.com
Description of Program
This 62-page text provides core course content for credentialed healthcare providers, covering core material such as adult and pediatric CPR (including two-rescuer scenarios and use of the bag-valve mask), foreign-body airway obstruction, and automated external defibrillation (AED). Information on topics such as choking, cardiac arrest and special resuscitation situations also included.
CERTIFICATION CARDS ISSUED THE DAY OF CLASS.


Basic Life Support- BLS for Healthcare Provider (Renewal Course) $35.00
Certification Course
Location: 23091 Terra Drive, Laguna Hills, CA 92653
2015 Dates: Wed. Jan. 14, Wed. Feb. 18, Wed. Mar. 18, Wed. Apr. 22, Tues. May 19, Tues. Jun. 16, Wed. Jul. 15
Wed. Aug. 12, Wed. Sept. 16, Tues. Oct. 13, Wed. Nov. 11, Tues. Dec. 8
Time: 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Course Pre-requisite: Must bring a non-expired American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Card.
Reservation Required – (949) 951-8535 ext 315 or email steve@doctorsambulance.com
Description of Program
Recertification course is for providers whose BLS for Healthcare Provider card has not expired. This four hour recertification course includes a review of the AHA 2010 Guideline updates, skills test and written exam.
CERTIFICATION CARDS ISSUED THE DAY OF CLASS.


Basic Life Support- BLS for Healthcare Provider (Skills Testing Online Students) $35.00
Skills Testing Parts 2 & 3
Location: 23091 Terra Drive, Laguna Hills, CA 92653
2015 Dates: Wed. Jan. 7, Wed. Jan. 14, Wed. Feb. 11, Wed. Feb. 18, Wed. Mar. 11, Wed. Mar. 18, Wed. Apr. 15
Wed. Apr. 22, Tues. May 12, Tues. May 19, Wed. Jun. 10, Tues. Jun. 16, Wed. Jul. 8, Wed. Jul. 15, Wed. Aug. 5
Wed. Aug. 12, Wed. Sept. 9, Wed. Sept. 16, Wed. Oct. 7, Tues. Oct. 13, Wed. Nov. 4, Wed. Nov. 11, Wed. Dec. 2
Tues. Dec. 8
Time: 4:00 pm– 4:30 pm
Course Pre-requisite: American Heart Association “BLS for Healthcare Provider Online Part 1” Certificate of Completion.
Reservation Required – (949) 951-8535 ext 315 or email steve@doctorsambulance.com
Description of Program
Skills testing is done for BLS Healthcare CPR providers who have a valid certificate of completion from the American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare providers Part 1 on-line program. Certificate must be surrendered at time of skills exam. This one hour test includes adult and infant BLS Skills Testing.
CERTIFICATION CARDS ISSUED THE DAY OF CLASS.


Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS Update) $95.00 + Optional BLS renewal $35.00 (Combo $130.00 total)
Certification Course
2015 Dates: Sat. Mar. 21, Sat. July 11, Sat. Dec. 5
Time: 8:00 am-4:00 pm
Course Pre-requisites: Must bring a non-expired American Heart Association PALS Provider Card and if you wish to renew you BLS Healthcare Provider Card then you will have to bring a non-expired BLS for Healthcare Provider card also. Pass the pre- course self-assessment test with an 84% or higher and present a copy of your score report for admittance into the class. 
Reservations required – (949) 951-8535 ext 315 email steve@doctorsambulance.com
Description of Program
This 6.5 hour update course is designed for pediatricians, nurses, paramedics, respiratory therapists, emergency physicians, and other healthcare providers who care for infants and children, the PALS course teaches participants to recognize infants and children at risk for cardiopulmonary arrest strategies needed to prevent cardiopulmonary arrest in infants and children skills needed to resuscitate and stabilize infants and children in respiratory failure, shock, or cardiopulmonary arrest.  The optional 1 hour BLS recertification course is for providers whose BLS for Healthcare Provider card has not expired. This course includes a review of the AHA 2010 Guideline updates, Adult and Infant 1 and 2 rescuer skills test and written exam.
CERTIFICATION CARDS ISSUED THE DAY OF CLASS. CEU’s available upon request.


Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS Update) $95.00 + Optional BLS renewal $35.00 (Combo $130.00 total)
Certification Course
2015 Dates: Sat. Feb. 21, Sat. Apr. 11, Sat. May 9, Sat. Jun. 20, Sat. Aug. 8, Sat. Sept. 5, Sat. Oct. 3, Sat. Nov. 7
Time: 8:00 am-4:00 pm
Course Pre-requisites: Must bring a non-expired American Heart Association ACLS Provider Card and if you wish to renew you BLS Healthcare Provider Card then you will have to bring a non-expired BLS for Healthcare Provider card also. Pass the pre- course self-assessment test with an 84% or higher and present a copy of your score report for admittance into the class.
Reservations required – (949) 951-8535 ext 315 or email steve@doctorsambulance.com CEU’s are Available upon request
Description of Program
This 6.5 hour update course is designed for physicians, nurses, emergency technicians, paramedics, respiratory therapists, and other professionals who may respond to a cardiovascular emergency, the ACLS Provider course provides the knowledge and skills needed to evaluate and manage the first 10 minutes of an adult cardiac arrest.
CERTIFICATION CARDS ISSUED THE DAY OF CLASS. CEU’s available upon request.


BLS Instructor Candidate Course – BLS for Healthcare Provider $183.00
Certification Course
Program Fee: $150
Materials Cost: $33 BLS Instructors Manual
Location: 23091 Terra Drive, Laguna Hills, CA 92653
2015 Date/s: Saturday, February 28
Time: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Course Pre-requisites:
1) Must bring a non-expired American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Card.
2) Complete the BLS Instructor Essentials and present your Certificate of Completion on or before the day of class.
Reservations required – call (949) 951-8535 ext 315 or email steve@doctorsambulance.com
Description of Program
Have you ever wanted to teach CPR or First Aid? This comprehensive course will provide you the tools and techniques to be an American Heart Association BLS, CPR/AED and First Aid instructor.
INSTRUCTOR CARDS ARE ISSUED AFTER SUCCESSFUL COURSE MONITORING OF ANY BLS OR BLS RENEWAL COURSE. CEU’s available upon request.
BLS Instructor Essentials (Online) $30.00
Pre-requisite to Instructor Candidate Course
Time: approx. 45 minutes.
To order: 949-951-8535 ext 315 or email steve@doctorsambulance.com

Description of Program
The BLS Instructor Essentials course is a prerequisite for all new and renewing AHA Instructor candidates and provides a foundation for teaching and facilitating American Heart Association courses in various areas of specialization.


The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.