Come to a free training to learn Chest-Compression-Only CPR for the public with hands-on training on life-like mannequins. Experienced and specially trained medical students will walk you through the necessary steps and answer your questions. Chest-Compression-Only CPR is an easy, efficient way to help a victim of cardiac arrest. Developed in Tucson at the UA Sarver Heart Center, Chest-Compression-Only CPR is easy to learn, easy to remember and easy to perform.
There is no need for mouth-to-mouth breathing.
This training is free and open to the public
No pre-registration is necessary
Free parking is available in UMC's patient/visitor parking garage
RSVP to (520) 626-2901
IMPORTANT: Participants will receive a confirmation stating that they completed the training, but this is not a certification class.
Interested, but can't make this training? Visit www.heart.arizona.edu (Be A Lifesaver link) for information on upcoming training sessions and to view a six-minute training video.
Research has shown that calling 911 and administering continuous chest compressions is the most effective way to increase the chance of survival of sudden cardiac arrest in adults.