American Heart Association Certification Classes

Listed below are the multiple updates, provider, and instructor classes.

AHAAmerican Heart Association CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) Course

The IUP Institute for Rural Health and Safety is offering the following American Heart Association courses: All classes are held at the South Campus Trailers, University Drive, Indiana, PA 15705


Heartsaver First Aid, Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED, Heartsaver CPR AED, Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED

Instructor Courses

ACLS Instructor, BLS Instructor, Heartsaver Instructor, PALS Instructor

Provider Courses

ACLS Provider, BLS Provider, PALS Provider

Skills Sessions

ACLS Skills Session, BLS Provider Skills Session, PALS Skills Session, Heartsaver CPR AED Skills Session, Heartsaver First Aid Skills Session, Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED Skills Session, Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED Skills Session


ACLS Update, PALS Update

To register for a class, please click on the appropriate link. You will be directed to the AHA website.

  • At the bottom of the AHA page, choose the CPR & ECC link.
  • Click on Find A Course.
  • Click on Find a Class Near You
  • Click Locate US Training Centers, found in the middle of the page.
  • Enter the zip code: 15705.
  • Click on Search Training Centers, located under the zip code search bar.
  • Locate: IUP Research Institute/Institute for Rural Health and Safety.
  • Click Details.
  • Choose the class you would like to take. Make note to choose the correct date and the correct class.
  • Click Reserve.
  • Fill out the form.
  • Click Reserve.
  • Payments must be made on Marketplace the same day as AHA sign up
  • Choose American Heart Association
  • Next, choose which class you plan on attending (ACLS, BLS, PALS, etc.)
  • Add to cart
  • Check out
  • The form used for payment will also be your application
  • Enrollment is limited and will be accepted until the class is filled. IUP reserves the right to cancel any program due to insufficient enrollment, at which time registration fees would be refunded.

Class Schedule

2021 AHA Classes

  • BLS CPR: 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
    Jan. 17, Mar. 5, May 15, Jul. 9, Sep. 10, Sept. 24, Oct. 22, Nov. 13, Nov. 19

  • PALS Update: p.m.
    Feb. 12, Apr. 9, Jun. 5, Aug. 6, Oct. 9, Dec. 3

  • ACLS Update: 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
    Feb. 26, Apr. 24, Jun. 18, Aug. 13, Oct. 23, Dec. 10

Please call the IRHS office, 724-357-4051, with any questions or issues.