Frequently Asked Questions
Does the ATEM training program adhere to the most recent ECC and AHA guidelines?
Yes. Both the CPR and First Aid training programs adhere to and conform to national standards that are based on the most recent 2020 scientific guidelines and treatment recommendations used by the American Heart Association (AHA) guidelines, (ILCOR) International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation Guidelines and (ECC) Emergency Cardiac Care scientific guidelines.
Has Basic Life Support (fka Healthcare Provider) been updated for the 2020 guidelines?
No, we opted to no longer carry a program for BLS within the ATEM curriculum.
Do you offer the course in Spanish?
Can I just purchase the video?
No, initial set-up requires an instructor packet, which includes the required instructor manual. In addition, proof of current certification of instructor status must be submitted; if your instructor status is not updated with the most recent guidelines, you are required to take an on-line written test and successfully complete the exam, which covers the most recent changes used by AHA & ILCOR.
What does the instructor package include?
Instructor Package – Includes:
- DVD (English only)
- CPR, First Aid, AED, BBP and Emergency Oxygen
- Instructor Manual
- Instructor Certification
- 10 Student Books
- 20 Adult/Child/Infant CPR, AED, First Aid Certification Cards (BBP not included)
- Quizzes, Evaluation, Roster, Skill Sheets (one copy each)