Q: What is taught in a group class or private home course?
A: You will learn prevention, recognition and treatment of common first aid emergencies, as well as, infant and/or child/adult CPR and how to handle choking emergencies. You will receive a packet that is used to discuss topics that include baby proofing, emergency list, first aid kits and common first aid emergencies (such as febrile seizures, allergic reactions, bleeding and wounds and falls). You will also receive and American Heart Association (AHA) CPR workbook. This class is approximately 2 ½ hours.
Q: If I receive a certification card, when do I need to recertify?
A: All AHA Heartsaver® CPR and First Aid certification cards and BLS certification cards are good for 2 years.
Q: When will I receive my certification card?
A: Since Baby Be Safe is a training center for AHA, you will receive your certification card on the date of the class as long as full payment is received.
Q: I am expecting and am not sure when I should take your AHA Friends and Family course?
A: It is recommended that you take the course before you have the baby. However; if you end up having the baby before a scheduled class, then take the class as soon as possible because you want to know what to do in the event of an emergency.
Q: I am scheduling a private home class, who should I schedule to take this course?
A: You and your spouse should take the course and anyone that will be taking care of your child (e.g. nanny, grandparent, neighbor, relative and friend). Also it’s ok for your children to be at the class.
Q: I would like a private home course and I have an 11 month old child, should I schedule an infant only CPR course?
A: The guidelines for teaching CPR is infant (0 – 12 months), child (1 – 8 years old) and adult (8+). I would recommend and infant/child/adult CPR Friends & Family course.
Q: I would like to schedule a Child/Adult CPR and Pediatric First Aid class for my teachers at my school. How long is this course? What equipment is needed?
A: This course is approximately 4 hours. If you do not have a TV and DVD or Computer/DVD then please let us know so we can bring that equipment.