American Safety & Health Institute

American Safety & Health Institute (ASHI) meets the standards of The Joint Commission, is accepted as equivalent to the AHA by the Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems, the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and approved by the Florida Board of Medicine.

ASHI is a nationally recognized program using evidence-based guidelines and conforms 

to the 2015 AHA Guidelines Update for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and 

Emergency Cardiovascular Care and OSHA standards.

American Safety & Health Institute Certification Training.


Pediatric First Aid CPR AED

Pediatric First Aid CPR AED

Pediatric First Aid CPR AED

 For Childcare Providers, School teachers & Bus Drivers.

Meets Florida DCF Regulations:

4.2.4 First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

CPR courses must include on-site, Instructor-based skill assessments by a certified CPR instructor. Documentation of completion of the online course and on-site skills assessment documentation provided.


Adult CPR & AED

Pediatric First Aid CPR AED

Pediatric First Aid CPR AED

This class fulfills the CPR requirement for the Florida Teaching Credential, OSHA, and United States Coast Guard.

Meets NCCA-accredited personal trainer certification for Emergency Cardiac Care (CPR) and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Certification.


**This class is NOT for Childcare Providers, Preschool Teachers or Bus Drivers (Please take our Pediatric First Aid and CPR Course) 


Basic Life Support (BLS)

Pediatric First Aid CPR AED

Basic Life Support (BLS)

Healthcare Professionals

Individuals in the healthcare or professional rescuer field that are  required to have professional-level basic life support training.

On-line classes available for your convenience! Once the on-line class is completed, schedule an on-site skills check with an Instructor.

American Safety & Health Institute First Aid (FA) CPR AED

ASHI's First Aid, CPR and AED  training course is designed specifically for laypeople, and is an  excellent choice for First Aid,  CPR and defibrillator (AED) training in both community  and workplace settings. This extremely flexible program will help  prepare individuals to respond to sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) and  choking incidents. This First AId, CPR and AED course conforms to the 2015 AHA  Guidelines Update for CPR and ECC.

Class Options

  • Adult
  • Adult and Child
  • Adult, Child and Infant
  • Pediatrics

Intended Audience

Individuals who are not healthcare providers or professional rescuers  but who desire, or are required, to be certified in First Aid, CPR and the use of  an AED:

  • Emergency response teams in business and industry
  • Adult residential care personnel
  • Teachers
  • Parents
  • Babysitters
  • Childcare Workers

Required for Successful Completion (Certification)

Written Evaluation

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

On-site Skills Assessment

Students must perform required skills competently without assistance.

Convenient and easy to use

Our online platform makes training easy to complete, when and where it fits your schedule.

High quality, cost-effective

Feel confident in responding to an emergency with courses of  unparalleled quality that offer continued access for retention and  review. 

Nationally Recognized, Award Winning

Our online course content is current, evidence-based and peer-reviewed, just like our classroom training content. Accreditation and Recognition

HSI is a nationally accredited organization of the Commission on Accreditation of Pre-Hospital Continuing Education. HSI’s First Aid, CPR, AED and first aid training programs are equivalent to the programs  offered by both the American Heart Association (AHA) and the American  Red Cross (ARC). HSI is a recognized major sponsor of CPR Emergency Medical Services training  programs.


The content and instructional strategy of our ASHI and MEDIC First  Aid training programs is based on objective evidence, including but not  limited to:

  1. 2015 International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (ILCOR)  International Consensus on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Emergency  Cardiovascular Care (ECC) Science With Treatment Recommendations
  2. 2015 American Heart Association (AHA) Guidelines Update for CPR and ECC and the annual Guidelines Update.
  3. 2015 Caring for Our Children Basics: Health and Safety Foundations  for Early Care and Education. Administration for Children and Families,  U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
  4. 2011 Standards for First Aid and CPR training of the American  Academy of Pediatrics, American Public Health Association and National  Resource Center for Health and Safety in Child Care and Early Education,  Caring for our children: National health and safety performance  standards; Guidelines for early care and education programs. 3rd edition  (“CFOC3”).
  5. The criteria of the Boy Scouts of America for Wilderness First Aid Curriculum and Doctrine Guidelines.
  6. National Emergency Medical Services Education Standards, Emergency Medical Responder.
  7. Recommendations of the U.S. Department of Labor Occupational Safety  and Health Administration (OSHA) Best Practices Guide: Fundamentals of a  Workplace First-Aid Program.


American Safety & Health Institute Hands-on Skills

After completing the Online course, you will need to complete the 

Hands-on Skills portion with an instructor in order to receive your Certification Card. 

Click the "Schedule with an Instructor" to register and schedule your hands-on session 

with an American Safety & Health Institute Certified Instructor. 

We will work with you to schedule a date and time that is convenient for you.


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