Basic First Aid

ASHI Basic First Aid helps students develop basic first aid knowledge, skills and the confidence to respond. The program is an excellent choice for both the community and workplace setting, and conforms to the 2015 AHA and ARC Guidelines Update for First Aid.

Intended for individuals who are not healthcare providers or professional rescuers but desire, or are required, to be certified in basic emergency medical care.

Required for Successful Completion (Certification)

Written Evaluation

  • Optional except when required by organizational, local or state regulation.

Skills Evaluation

  • All students must perform required skills competently without assistance.

Certification Period

  • 2 Years

Course Length

  • 2.5 – 3 Hours

Student / Instructor Ratio

  • 10/1

Student / Equipment Ratio

  • 3/1