Questions & Answers

For successful course completion, students must:

  • Complete the online portion and pass the online exam with a minimum score of 84%

  • Actively participate in the case discussions during the classroom portion

  • Actively participate case simulations during the classroom portion

  • Pass the specific skills test in each course

The AHA does not mandate a minimum age requirement for learning CPR. The ability to perform CPR is based more on body strength than age. Studies have shown that children as young as nine years old can learn and retain CPR skills.

For American Heart Association courses that include psychomotor skills such as CPR, students must complete a hands-on session to obtain an AHA course completion card. With AHA blended learning, students will practice and test skills to ensure competency during the hands-on session. The AHA offers a variety of blended learning and eLearning courses through eLearning.Heart.org, For blended learning courses, a student completes part of the course in a self-directed manner online, followed by a hands-on skills session in person with an AHA Instructor at BAULS.

It is the responsibility of the student to save his AHA completion card , if a card is lost the BAULS -AHA Training Center will issue a new card . Please note the center will charge a fee for reissuing a card.

you don’t have to do all of them at once. You usually have several days to complete all the necessary tests. The amount of time you need to complete all the tests is not monitored and has no effect on the results. However, it is important that you check the deadline given in your invitation email or letter.