Specifically designed to meet regulatory requirements for child care workers throughout the U.S., the American Heart Association’s Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid Course offers the ideal pediatric first aid training solution for the child care industry and others requiring a credential in pediatric first aid. The Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid Course contains information on how to manage illness and injuries in a child in the first few minutes until professional help arrives.

The AHA Pediatric First Aid course meets the California EMS Authority requirements for child care workers. Note: American Heart Association courses are exempt from the EMS sticker requirement.(CA EMSA FAQ’s #11)

Child Action Reimbursement Form can be found here

Course Content

  • Pediatric First Aid

  • First Aid Basics

  • Medical Emergencies

  • Injury Emergencies

  • Environmental Emergencies

  • Asthma Care Training for Childcare Providers

  • CPR and AED


For those involved in child care who have a duty to respond to a first aid emergency because of job responsibilities or regulatory requirements, such as child care workers, teachers, foster care workers, camp counselors, youth organizations, coaches for children’s sports organizations, and others.

Cost: $85 (includes student manual)