CPR Classes & Schedule

Overview

Center for Emergency Programs offers two CPR options to fit your needs. For more information and questions about registration, please call 801-581-4512.

Health Care Provider/ Professional Rescuer CPR*

Professional Rescuer CPR is designed for students who will be working in a health care setting or a rescue setting such as first responder or lifeguard. It is the prerequisite to EMT courses. It includes one and two-rescuer CPR, Automated External Defibrillation (AED) and use of adjunct respiratory equipment. This class is taught by request for businesses and community groups.

Heartcode Health Care Provider/ Professional Rescuer CPR*

The Heartcode course is taught both online through the American Heart Association and with a skills session taught through the Center for Emergency Programs. You must register for and complete both sections to receive a certification card. Professional Rescuer CPR is designed for students who will be working in a health care setting or a rescue setting such as first responder or lifeguard. It is the prerequisite to EMT courses. It includes one and two-rescuer CPR, Automated External Defibrillation (AED) and use of adjunct respiratory equipment. The skills session for this course is offered once a month on a Saturday, with class beginning at 9am and going until all material is covered (typically 1.5 hours).

Schedule

The currently scheduled classes for CPR are listed below. CPR classes must have a minimum enrollment of 3 students in order to be held. Each class can hold a maximum of ten students. To register. visit the Umarket HERE and select CPR courses from the left hand menu. You may then pick the day you wish to attend. All Saturday CPR courses are taught using the Heartcode online course with the American Heart Association. You will need to complete the Heartcode course prior to attending the Skills session. To register for the Heartcode course go here.

Cancellation Policy

$10.00 administration fee will apply for any cancellations up to 24hours before the class. Less than 24 hour cancellation or 'no shows' will not receive reimbursement.

Heartcode Health Care Provider skills session: $35.00

Classes begin promptly at 9am unless otherwise noted.


August 26th (Course begins promptly at 10:00am. Must be currently enrolled in the Center for Emergency Programs EMT course) This course will meet in Annex 2090.

September 2nd (Course begins promptly at 10:00am. Must be currently enrolled in the Center for Emergency Programs EMT course) This course will meet in Annex 2090.

September 9th: This session has been canceled

October 21st: This course will meet in Annex 2107

Novemeber 18th: This course will meet in Annex 2107

December 2nd: This course will meet in Annex 2107

 

Live Health Care provider/professional rescuer CPR

This course is taught by request to businesses and community groups. To schedule a course for your group please email us: uucep@utah.edu

*All University of Utah Center for Emergency Programs American Heart Association CPR certification cards are eCards. These eCards will be delivered electronically to the email address the student provides. That email will have instructions on how to access and claim your certification card.

Revised 08/2017

Contact Us

Center for Emergency Programs

Annex Room 2066
Phone: 801-581-4512
Fax: 801-585-3646
Email: UUCEP@utah.edu
Mailing Address: 1901 E South Campus Dr. #2142 Annex
Salt Lake City, Utah 84112

***If you have questions or need help with the courses in our program please feel free to contact Les Chatelain, les.chatelain@utah.edu.