Course Descriptions

Northwest Health and Safety Inc. is your source for quality CPR, AED and First Aid Training programs serving the Vancouver, Washington and Portland, Oregon Areas. We have some of the most experienced instructors in the industry to provide you the best CPR and First Aid training experience possible. Choose the course below that best suits your situation. If you are not sure what course you need contact us or confirm with your employer. We look forward to working with you on your CPR and First Aid training. Visit our course calendar for upcoming trainings or call us to schedule your group training.

Online Training is here! Call us for details on our online training programs.

CPR and AED for the Community and Workplace

  • Intended audience: Persons who do not work in the health care field but are occupationally required to, or desire to, have CPR and AED knowledge and skills, such as emergency response teams in business and industry, school bus drivers, adult residential care personnel, child care workers, teachers, parents and babysitters.
  • Overview: Provides individuals with the basic knowledge and skills necessary to provide effective basic CPR life support in an emergency. Includes AED component and Obstructed Airway skills.
  • Call 360-737-8910 to sign up for a class or for more information. You can also visit our course calendar for upcoming trainings.

Basic First Aid Training

  • Intended audience: Individuals who require or desire elementary first aid knowledge and skills with a focus on adults, children or both; including emergency response teams in business and industry, school bus drivers, adult residential care personnel, child care workers, teachers, parents and babysitters.
  • Overview: Properly applied first aid can save lives, reduce recovery time and quite possibly mean the difference between temporary disability or lifelong disability for the victim. The Basic First Aid program participants learn to recognize the signs and symptoms of injuries and sudden illness. Crucial information about how to deal with emergencies like bleeding, shock, burns, strains, fractures, allergic reaction, diabetic and seizures is shared.
  • Call 360-737-8910 to sign up for a class or for more information. You can also visit our course calendar for upcoming trainings.

CPR Pro for Healthcare Providers

  • Intended audience: For healthcare providers, first responders, and professional rescuers in and outside the hospital or for those needing professional-level basic life support training as a job requirement.
  • Overview: In this course you will learn advanced BLS CPR skills for healthcare providers. Some training components included are: recognition of signs of sudden cardiac arrest (SCA), heart attack, stroke, foreign body airway obstruction (FBAO), cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), Bag-Valve-Mask techniques and defibrillation with an automated external defibrillator (AED). This program is intended for healthcare providers, first responders, and professional rescuers in and outside the hospital or for those needing professional level basic life support training as a job requirement. We teach American Health and Safety Institute CPR Pro. Check with your employer regarding certification requirements.
  • Call 360-737-8910 to sign up for a class or for more information. You can also visit our course calendar for upcoming trainings.

Bloodborne Pathogens / HIV Training ONLINE TRAINING

  • Intended audience: Any employee who has a reasonable anticipation of contact with blood or other potentially infectious materials as a result of performing designated job duties, including but not limited to; healthcare workers, public safety personnel, housekeeping and custodial workers , childcare providers, educational and correctional workers and designated first aid providers.
  • Overview: The Bloodborne Pathogens awareness program includes information that will help students understand what bloodborne pathogens are and how risks of exposure can be reduced for themselves and others. The program assists in satisfying the training requirements of the U.S. Department of Labor, OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standard. This is an online course. Call Northwest Health and Safety Inc. to register 360-737-8910. No classroom instruction is required. Students will be emailed login information to complete the online training and their convenience.
  • Call 360-737-8910 to sign up for this online class or for more information.

Oxygen Administration Training

  • Intended Audience: Community and workplace lay rescuers
  • Overview: Serious and life-threatening medical emergencies often cause oxygen to be depleted in the body leaving the victim at risk for cardiac arrest or brain damage. Emergency Oxygen administration is a critical step in treating a severe or life-threatening illness or injury. This program focuses on administering emergency oxygen, rescue breathing and oxygen delivery devices.
  • Call 360-737-8910 to sign up for a class or for more information.

First Responder

  • Intended Audience: Emergency Response Team Members and individuals wishing to get more than the basics
  • Overview: Students will learn advanced First Aid techniques, vital signs, oxygen administration techniques, Basic human anatomy and physiology, emergency moves, EMS protocol, disaster and mass casualty situations and much more. The class is a hands on class.
  • Call for more details. Groups only. 40 Hour program. 360-737-8910

About Northwest Health and Safety Inc.

Northwest Health and Safety Inc. is your only choice for the best in CPR, AED, First Aid and Bloodborne Pathogen Training. Northwest Health and Safety Inc. serves the Southwest Washington and Northwest Oregon areas. Our experienced training team can provide CPR and First Aid training classes that will exceed your expectations at an affordable price. We have been providing quality CPR and First Aid training classes to the Vancouver, WA and Portland, OR areas for over 13 years. Take your CPR and First Aid training from Northwest Health and Safety Inc., we guarantee it will be the best CPR and/or First Aid training class you have ever experienced. To find out more about our training classes contact us or visit our training calendar for upcoming CPR and First Aid classes. Looking to implement an AED program in your school, church or business? Northwest Health and Safety Inc. is a leading provider of AED’s and AED training programs serving the Vancouver, Washington and Portland, Oregon areas. For more information on AED’s visit us at AEDUniverse.com.