Heartsaver First Aid with CPR and AED (HSFA) Course

According to the Occupational Safety and health Administration (OSHA), approximately 4 million injuries and illnesses occur annually in the workplace, and nearly 80 percent of sudden cardiac arrests occur outside the hospital.

Heartsaver First Aid with CPR and AED is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led course that teaches students critical skills needed to respond to and manage a first aid, choking or sudden cardiac arrest emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical services (EMS) arrives. in this course, students learn skills such as how to treat bleeding, sprains, broken bones, shock and other first aid emergencies.

This course also teaches adult CPR and AED use.

Upon successful completion of the course, including a first aid, CPE and AED skills test, students receive a Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED course completion card, valid for 2 years.

  • Accreditation/No. of CME Hours:

    • Saudi Commission for Health Specialties, 5 hours

    • American Heart Association

  • Topics:

    • Key changes reflecting the new science from the 2010 American heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care

    • First aid basics

    • Medical emergencies

    • Injury emergencies

    • Environmental emergencies

    • Adult CPR and AED use

    • Optional modules in child CPR and AED use and infant CPR

    • Optional written test

  • Course Material:

    • Manual

  • Target Audience:

    • This course if for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in first aid, CPR and AED use to meet job, regulatory or other requirements

  • Fees:

    • SAR 500.00

For further details and registration, please contact the Postgraduate Training Center Registration Office at telephone number (11) 429 9999 extension 91111 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

PTC | Postrgraduate Training Center

King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia