Class Schedule

Please select the course you are interested in taking and follow the instructions to register.  Times listed are based on EST.

If you have any questions regarding the schedule or registration process, please contact We R CPR at 423-553-0400. 

BLS Healthcare Provider is for anyone with a medical license and works in the medical field. This includes all nursing students.

We offer training at your site of business if there are 5 or more people. 

 

The American Heart Association (AHA) Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support Course is based on simulated clinical scenarios that encourage active, hands-on participation through learning stations where students practice essential skills individually, as part of a team, and as team leader. Realistic simulations reinforce the following key concepts: proficiency in basic life support care; recognizing and initiating early ACLS management of pre-arrest conditions; managing cardiac arrest; identifying and treating ischemic chest pain and acute coronary syndromes; recognizing other life-threatening clinical situations (such as stroke) and providing initial care; ACLS algorithms; and effective resuscitation team dynamics.

For successful completion of this course, students must demonstrate skills competency in all learning stations, pass the CPR/AED skills test, bag-mask ventilation skills test and the Megacode test. They must also pass the written test with a score of 84% or higher. Upon successful completion of this course, students will receive an AHA ACLS course completion card

Pre-requisites:
1. ACLS agreement form- signed and returned to WE R CPR® one week in advance. Pre-payment for course is required at this time.

2. Current, valid AHA BLS for Healthcare Provider card

3. AHA ACLS Pre-Course Test- A passing score of  70% or above, You may take the Precourse Aelf-Assessment as many times as needed to acheive a passing score.

4. Bring a current 2015 guildline ACLS Provider book with you to class- Pleae pay patricular attention to to the cases in Part 5.

 

 

The American Heart Association (AHA) Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support Renewal Course is based on simulated clinical scenarios that encourage active, hands-on participation through learning stations where students practice essential skills individually, as part of a team, and as team leader. Realistic simulations reinforce the following key concepts: proficiency in basic life support care; recognizing and initiating early ACLS management of pre-arrest conditions; managing cardiac arrest; identifying and treating ischemic chest pain and acute coronary syndromes; recognizing other life-threatening clinical situations (such as stroke) and providing initial care; ACLS algorithms; and effective resuscitation team dynamics.  Course length is approximately 6-8 hours.

Pre-requisites:
1. ACLS agreement form- signed and returned to WE R CPR® one week in advance. Pre-payment for course is required at this time.

2. Current, valid AHA BLS for Healthcare Provider card

3. Current, valid AHA ACLS card (renewals only)

4. AHA ACLS Pre-Course Test. Passing score of 70% or above. You may take this as many times as needed to acheive the passing score.

5. 2015 Guilline ACLS manual

 

The American Heart Association (AHA) BLS for Healthcare Providers course is designed to teach healthcare professionals the skills of one- and two-rescuer CPR for victims of all ages, use of an automated external defibrillator (AED) and relief of choking. Upon successful completion of post-test and skills demonstration, students will receive their AHA Healthcare Provider course completion card which is valid for two years. Course length varies between 3-4 hours. We offer onsite training - just call our office at 423.553.0400.

Intended Audience:

  • Physicians
  • Nurses
  • Any student entering a medical-based profession
  • Paramedics
  • Emergency medical technicians
  • Respiratory therapists
  • Physical therapists
  • Physician's assistants
  • Medical or nursing students in training, aides, medical or CNA's

 

Please bring the current AHA 2015 BLS for Healthcare Providers student book to class.  Books will be available for purchase at We R CPR.  If you have any questions regarding this, please contact us at 423-553-0400 or info@wercpr.com.

NOTE: Please do NOT sign up for this course if you need Healthcare Provider Basic Life Saver.

 You will need to register for the "BLS for Healthcare Providers" course which can be found in the menu directly above this course.

The American Heart Association (AHA) Heartsaver® CPR AED course is designed to teach students CPR for victims of all ages, use the automated external defibrillator (AED) and relief of choking. Instruction is given on recognition of life threatening emergencies and basic CPR techniques. It is available to anyone desiring, or required, to obtain the knowledge and skills taught at this level. Upon successful completion of skills demonstration, students will receive their Heartsaver® CPR AED course completion card which is valid for two years. We offer onsite training - just call our office at 423.553.0400.

Intended audience:

  • Babysitters
  • Nursery & Daycare Workers
  • Sunday School Teachers
  • Youth Camp Counselors
  • Educators
  • Firefighters
  • Nurse Aids
  • Security Guards
  • Law Enforcement Officers
  • Airline Personnel
  • Construction Personnel
  • Manufacturing/Production Personnel
  • Personal Sitters
  • Others required to have CPR/AED certification

The American Heart Association (AHA) Heartsaver® First Aid course is designed to teach students the general principles of adult first aid, medical emergencies, injury emergencies and environmental emergencies. Upon successful completion of the skills demonstration, students will receive their Heartsaver® First Aid course completion card which is valid for two years.

Intended audience:

  • Educators
  • Child-care workers
  • Foster-care parents
  • Nursery workers
  • Camp counselors
  • Sports coaches and trainers
  • New parents
  • Babysitters and other individuals involved in child care

The American Heart Association (AHA) Heartsaver® First Aid with CPR AED course is designed to teach students CPR for victims of all ages, use the automated external defibrillator (AED) and relief of choking. Instruction is given on recognition of life threatening emergencies and basic CPR techniques. This course also includes the general principles of adult first aid, medical emergencies, injury emergencies and environmental emergencies.  It is available to anyone desiring, or required, to obtain the knowledge and skills taught at this level. Upon successful completion of skills demonstration, students will receive their Heartsaver® First Aid CPR AED course completion card which is valid for two years. Course length is 4-5 hours. We offer onsite training- just call our office at 423.553.0400.

Intended audience:

  • Babysitters
  • Nursery & Daycare Workers
  • Sunday School Teachers
  • Youth Camp Counselors
  • Educators
  • Firefighters
  • Nurse Aids
  • Security Guards
  • Law Enforcement Officers
  • Airline Personnel
  • Construction Personnel
  • Manufacturing/Production Personnel
  • Personal Sitters
  • Others required to have CPR/AED certification

The American Heart Association (AHA) PALS course includes the skills recognition and treatment of infants and children at risk for cardiopulmonary arrest; the systematic approach to pediatric assessment; effective respiratory management; defibrillation and synchronized cardio-version; intra-osseous access and fluid bolus administration; and effective resuscitation team dynamics.

For successful completion of this course students must pass the 1- and 2- rescuer Child CPR/AED and 2- rescuer infant CPR/AED skills test, complete all learning stations, complete the written exam with a score of 84% or higher and pass 2 PALS core case scenarios as a team leader providing appropriate medical treatment and demonstrating effective team dynamics. Upon successful completion of this course, students will receive an AHA PALS course completion card which is valid for two years. Course length: approximately 14 hours.

Pre-requisites:
1. PALS agreement form- signed and returned to WE R CPR® one week in advance. Pre-payment for course is required at this time.

2. Current, valid AHA BLS for Healthcare Provider card

3. AHA PALS  Pre-Course Test-must score a 70% or higher

4. 2015 PALS provider manual 

The American Heart Association (AHA) PALS course includes the skills recognition and treatment of infants and children at risk for cardiopulmonary arrest; the systematic approach to pediatric assessment; effective respiratory management; defibrillation and synchronized cardio-version; intra-osseous access and fluid bolus administration; and effective resuscitation team dynamics.

For successful completion of this course students must pass the 1- and 2- rescuer Child CPR/AED and 2- rescuer infant CPR/AED skills test, complete all learning stations, complete the written exam with a score of 84% or higher and pass 2 PALS core case scenarios as a team leader providing appropriate medical treatment and demonstrating effective team dynamics. Upon successful completion of this course, students will receive an AHA PALS course completion card which is valid for two years. Course length: approximately 8 hours.

Pre-requisites:
1. PALS agreement form- signed and returned to WE R CPR® one week in advance. Pre-payment for course is required at this time.

2. Current, valid AHA BLS for Healthcare Provider card

3. Current, valid AHA PALS card (renewals only)

4. AHA PALS Pre-Course Test-must score a 70% or higher

5. 2015 PALS provider manual

The American Heart Association (AHA) EKG course teaches how to identify basic normal EKG waveform morphology, describe the normal physiology of cardiac conduction, distinguish between basic cardiac arrhythmias and describe the associated treatments for each one. A certificate will be issued upon successful completion of this course. Course length is about 6 hours.

Intended audience:

Nurses and other health professionals who would like to learn, or review, basic EKG arrhythmia identification.

This course is designed to teach someone how to recognize a sick or injured animal and administer proper First Aid and CPR. The course is a combination of lecture, video and skill practice. Some of the topics covered include: Choking and CPR, heat stress and exhaustion, injury assessment, wound care and general information on medical emergencies. A certificate of completion issued upon successful completion of the Pet First Aid and CPR course. This course is about 3 hours.



Intended Audience:

  • Pet owners
  • Pet sitters
  • Pet boarding workers
  • Dog-trainers

Today’s babysitters need to know more than just the basics to keep themselves and the children in their care safe.  This babysitter course teaches young teens life and safety skills to keep them safe now and in the future.  It equips them with the tools needed to stay home alone safely and with confidence.  A certificate will be issued upon successful completion of this course. Course length is about 7 hours.

NOTE: This class for age group 11-14 yrs old. 

Please call our office at 423-553-0400 if over the age of 14 for other class options.

Subjects covered include:

  • How to treat injuries and how they can be prevented (First Aid)
  • How to keep themselves safe when babysitting or at home alone
  • How a child’s age affects how to care for them
  • How to prevent problem behavior
  • How to run a babysitting business
  • How to perform infant and child CPR and Choking

The American Heart Association (AHA) BLS for Healthcare Providers course is designed to teach healthcare professionals the skills of one- and two-rescuer CPR for victims of all ages, use of an automated external defibrillator (AED) and relief of choking. Upon successful completion of online course and skills demonstration, students will receive their AHA Healthcare Provider course completion card which is valid for two years.

The skills session is an addional cost of $40.00. It is not included in the cost of the key.

Skills session length varies between 1.5-2 hours. We offer onsite training - just call our office at 423.553.0400.

Intended Audience:

  • Physicians
  • Nurses
  • Any student entering a medical-based profession
  • Paramedics
  • Emergency medical technicians
  • Respiratory therapists
  • Physical therapists
  • Physician's assistants
  • Medical or nursing students in training, aides, medical or CNA's

 

Please bring the certificate to the skills session class.  If you have any questions regarding this, please contact us at 423-553-0400 or info@wercpr.com.

 

We R CPR Disclaimer

According to AHA, you must have the ability to push at the proper depth on the manikins consistently and administer breaths properly.  This is an AHA requirement for the SKILLS portion of the testing.  If you have any physical issues or health problems that may prevent you from meeting this requirement, please speak with a We R CPR instructor immediately. 

This includes:

Fever/ flu symptoms

Cold sores/ open face sores

Reent wrist, arm or shoulder surgery

Spinal or neck injuries

Carpel Tunnel Syndrome

Parkinson’s

Pregnancy

 TB- active

Inability to stand

We will make accommodations as allowed.  However, you may be required to return at another time if you are unable to pass the skills portion and you will not be able to receive your AHA CPR card.

 We R CPR Heart Walk Oct 28,2017