AHA CPR / AED / First Aid

We are excited to offer American Heart Association CPR, AED, and First Aid training through Rutherfurd Hall. 

Our certified instructors will be scheduling BLS, Heartsaver, and Friends and Family classes at Rutherfurd Hall.  Information about those classes can be found on this page, or on the calendar tab. 

You can also call or email if you are interested in taking a course, or need to set up a class for your group or organization. 908-280-3064   Info@RutherfurdHall.org

Upcoming Classes

Heartsaver CPR & AED Course

April 25th at 6 p.m.

June 4th at 6 p.m.

BLS Course –

This course is designed for Healthcare professionals and other personnel who need to know how to perform CPR and other basic cardiovascular life support skills in a wide variety of in hospital and pre-hospital settings.

Topics covered in this course are:

  • The steps of the Chains of Survival
  • How to perform high-quality CPR for an adult, a child, and an infant
  • How to use an AED
  • Effective team dynamics in a multi rescuer resuscitation
  • How to treat special considerations in basic life support
  • How to relieve foreign-body airway obstruction for an adult, a child, and an infant,

Heartsaver Course –

The AHA’s Heartsaver courses are designed for anyone with little or no medical training who needs first aid and/or CPR training and a course completion card for job, regulatory (e.g., OSHA), or other requirements. Heartsaver courses can also be taken by anyone who wants to be prepared to act in an emergency.

Topics covered in this course are:

  • Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED provides students the highest quality training in the lifesaving skills of first aid, CPR, and use of an AED. This course empowers students to act with confidence in the event of an emergency at work, home, or in the community.

This course offers the flexibility of two different course paths:

Heartsaver – Shorter Heartsaver course path offers the flexibility to add optional topics. Add on optional topics when required topics are completed.
Heartsaver Total – Comprehensive course designed for those requiring training to meet OSHA or other regulatory agency requirements.

Friends and Family CPR –

The Family & Friends CPR Course teaches the lifesaving skills of adult Hands-Only CPR, adult CPR with breaths, child CPR with breaths, adult and child AED use, infant CPR, and mild and severe airway block for adults, children, and infants. Skills are taught in a dynamic group environment using the AHA’s research-proven practice-while-watching technique, which provides students with the most hands-on CPR practice time possible.


Contact Rutherfurd Hall Program Director with any questions or for more information:
Nick Serraino
(908) 280-3654