​​DSS CPR Training Center​

ASHI CPR and AED 

ASHI CPR and AED is a combined CPR and AED program designed specifically for laypeople. The program is an excellent choice for both the community and workplace setting, and is based upon the 2010 International Consensus on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC) Science with Treatment Recommendations (CoSTR) and other evidence-based treatment recommendations.




Intended Audience
Individuals who require or desire elementary first aid knowledge and skills with a focus on adults, children, or both, including:

  • Emergency response teams in business and industry
  • School bus drivers
  • Adult residential care personnel
  • Child care workers
  • Teachers
  • Parents
  • Babysitters


Class Configurations

Max student to instructor ratio: 10 to 1
Recommended student to equipment ratio: 3 to 1

Successful Completion (Certification)

Written Evaluation: Required when specified by organizational, local, or state regulation. It is recommended for designated responders with a duty or employer expectation to respond in an emergency and provide first aid care.

Skills Evaluation: Students must perform required skills competently without assistance.


Recognized certification period: Up to 2 years

Recommended time to complete:Initial Training - Adult: 2 hours
Initial Training - Child and Infant: 2 hours
Initial Training - Adult, Child, and Infant: 3 hours
Renewal Training: Less than initial instructional time
Successful completion is based on achievement of the core learning objectives rather than a prescribed instruction time.