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Tulane University is actively monitoring 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). Learn more about the virus, FAQs, and current recommendations.

While Campus Health services will still be available to Tulane University students, we have made some adjustments due to reduced resources and staffing. Learn more about our service adjustments.

First Aid, AED, and CPR Training

The students of Tulane EMS and their coordinator Heather Scianneaux, NREMT-P, offer First Aid, AED, and CPR Training for Tulane University-affiliated groups and departments. Below is the list of courses offered:

  • AED Training - This course will cover how and when to use an automated external defribrilator (AED).
  • First Aid Training - This course will cover how to treat the most common medical concerns such allergic reactions, asthma-related emergencies and diabetes-related emergencies. It will also cover how to treat trauma emergencies such as sprains, broken bones and burns.
  • Adult, Child and Infant First Aid/CPR/AED Training (non-certification) - This course includes basic CPR, first aid and AED training. The curriculum can be customized depending on your organization’s needs and the age group you serve.
  • Heartsaver CPR/AED Training (certification) - This course provides comprehensive CPR and AED instruction, and participants will earn a course completion card from the American Heart Association. The curriculum can be customized depending on your organization’s needs and the age group you serve.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers Training (certification) -  Healthcare providers who complete this course will be able to apply BLS concepts to the Chain of Survival, recognize the signs of an individual requiring CPS and perform high-quality CPR for adults, children and infants. Participants will earn a course completion card from the American Heart Association. BLS certifications are valid for two years from the date of the course.

To request a training for your group, fill out the survey linked below.

Request a training