One of the best feelings in the world comes from helping save a life.

One of the worst feelings in the world comes from the frustration of seeing a victim dying and not knowing what to do. Not all lives can be saved. But many can be saved. Know what to do.

CPR Classes

CPR Classes are offered periodically each month.

 The cost of the CPR class is $30.00.

Courses Currently Being Offered

Heartsaver First Aid Course

The Heartsaver First Aid Course provides the skills to effectively assess and maintain life from the critical minutes immediately following an emergency until the arrival of emergency medical services personnel. The course also provides corporations with a complete health and safety training solution for First Aid, CPR and AED.

The Heartsaver First Aid Course has been developed using the same evidence-based process as all American Heart Association Emergency Cardiovascular Care courses.

  • Course Description: The Heartsaver First Aid Course teaches rescuers to effectively recognize and treat adult emergencies in the critical first minutes until emergency medical services personnel arrive. The course also provides a complete health and safety training solution for first aid, adult CPR and AED.
  • Course Length: 3 to 7 hours
  • Intended Audience: Persons assigned to respond to emergencies in the workplace or community as well as those who want to learn first aid, CPR and AED skills. Some rescuers are required to take this course as part of their employer’s efforts to comply with OSHA regulations, e.g., corporate employees, security guards, airline personnel, lifeguards and other individuals who want or need first aid training.
  • Card Type: Course completion
  • Written/Skills Exam: Required for completion card

BLS Healthcare Provider Course

  • Course Description: The BLS Healthcare Provider Course teaches CPR skills for helping victims of all ages (including doing ventilation with a barrier device, a bag-mask device, and oxygen); use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); and relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (FBAO). It's intended for participants who provide heath care to patients in a wide variety of settings, including in-hospital and out-of-hospital. For certified or noncertified, licensed or nonlicensed healthcare professionals.
  • Course Length: 6 to 8 hours
  • Intended Audience: Healthcare providers, such as physicians, nurses, paramedics, emergency medical technicians, respiratory therapists, physical and occupational therapists, physician's assistants, residents or fellows, or medical or nursing students in training, aides, medical or nursing assistants, police officers, and other allied health personnel.
  • Card Type: Course completion
  • Written/Skills Exam: Required for completion card

Additional Information

For additional information on classes, certifications, and training contact Captain Al Huerta at the Fillmore Fire Department at 805-207-9202 or email Captain Al Huerta.