The outcome of many medical emergencies can be improved by early care from a trained bystander. UNM Heart Emergency and Rescue Training (HEaRT) provides first aid, emergency decision-making and CPR and AED training in the community .
HEaRT training can give you the knowledge, skills and confidence to manage a medical emergency until emergency responders arrive. Essential responsibilities of a first aid provider include:
Recognizing a medical emergency
Making the decision to help
Identifying hazards and ensuring personal safety
Activating the EMS system
Providing supportive, basic first aid care
First aid does not require making complex decisions or having in-depth medical knowledge. It’s easy to learn, remember and perform.
Begin Your Training
Learn about the training opportunities UNM HEaRT offers, browse course offerings and register today. Once you’ve selected a course, please pay by credit card.