ASHI Basic First Aid

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ASHI Basic First Aid Certified Course was created to help students develop basic first aid knowledge, skills, and the confidence to respond in an emergency and provide first aid care.  The program is an excellent choice for both the community and workplace setting, and is consistent with recommendations of the 2010 National First Aid Science Advisory Board and OSHA's best practices for first aid training programs in the workplace.

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




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.

Performance Evaluation:

Students must perform required skills competently without assistance

*Successful completion is based on achievement of the core learning objectives rather than a prescribed instruction time.


Important Considerations

Recognized certification period:  2 years

Course duration:  

  • Initial Training:  4-5 hours
  • Renewal Training:  2-3 hours



Cost:  $49.95 (Initial) / $29.95 (Renewal)

Date:  TBD

Time:  9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location:  GetReady! Emergency Planning Center, 11 West Mercury Blvd., Hampton, VA 23669


To register for this course, visit our store, call 757-224-0909, or click here.

NOTE:  While seminars and courses will generally be presented in the GetReady! Training Center, off-site classes will be held based on need and availability.  Special considerations will be given to a group requesting a specific seminar or course that is not currently on the GetReady! training schedule.