The purpose of the Orange County American Red Cross CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers course is to teach those with a duty to act (professional rescuers and health care providers) the knowledge and skills needed to respond appropriately to breathing and cardiac emergencies. This includes the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED) to care for a victim experiencing cardiac arrest.

5 Hours 35 Minutes
Premier Aquatic Services LLC. 36 Argonaut Suite 130, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656

Course Prerequisites



$85.00 (Participant is responsible for bringing his or her own breathing barrier. Breathing barriers can be purchased on site for a $20.00 fee)

Criteria for Course Completion & Certification

Red Cross certification means that on a particular date an instructor verified that a participant demonstrated competency in all required skills taught in the course. Competency is defined as being able to demonstrate correct decision-making processes, to sequence care steps properly and to demonstrate proficiency in completing all required skills without any coaching or assistance.

To complete the course successfully, the participant must:

  • Attend the entire course.
  • Participate in all skill sessions and scenarios.
  • Demonstrate competency in all required skills and scenarios.
  • Pass the final written exam with a minimum grade of 80 percent (20 correct answers out of 25 questions).

General Information

Please dress comfortably as we will be on the ground demonstrating skills. Feel free to bring snacks and a drink to help keep you alert. There is complimentary coffee and water on site, and a refrigerator available for your use,

Prior to your course, please be sure to visit the link below and download a copy of the manual for the class. If you don’t wish to print the manual, you can bring it on a tablet or computer. If you do not have a way to access the course, please let us know in advance so we can organize a copy of the manual for your use. Other than the manual below, you will also need to come with a CPR Pro Rescuer Mask. If you do not come prepared with the mask, we will have to sell one to you for $20.00.

Location : 36 Argonaut, Suite 130, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656.

It can be confusing to find the classroom so please leave ample time to avoid any issues. To get to the classroom which is held upstairs in the Emerald Bay Fire House, you will go through a guard gate. Once past the guard gate you will make a right at the stop sign and head down the hill. Once at the bottom of the hill make your first right in front of the firehouse. Park on the right hand side in front of Swanson Park, and walk back to the Fire House. If you get lost or need any assistance, please call the office at 949-716-3333.

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There is a $25 cancellation/transfer fee for all Health and Safety Classes. For courses cancelled less than 48 hours before the course offering, there will be no refunds.