The AHA’s Heartsaver courses are designed to prepare trainees to provide first aid, CPR, and use an AED in a safe, timely, and effective manner according to the official guidelines of AHA.

Who should take this course?

  • Healthcare professionals
  • Health staff and lifeguards of hotels, resorts and entertainment areas
  • Public and private safety/security employees
  • Aerobics/fitness/sport instructors
  • Pilots and flight attendants
  • Teachers and other education institution staff
  • Other personel in need (a medical background is not required).

Course Duration:

  • HeartSaver First Aid CPR AED: 2 days
  • HeartSaver CPR AED: 1 day
  • HeartSaver First Aid course: 1 day


AHA’s Heartsaver First Aid
Student eBook

AHA’s Heartsaver CPR
AED Student eBook

AHA’s Heartsaver First Aid
CPR AED Student eBook

Course Content

  • HeartSaver First Aid course:
    • First Aid Basics
    • Medical Emergencies
    • Injury Emergencies
    • Environmental Emergencies
    • Preventing Illness and Injury
  • HeartSaver CPR AED course:
    • Adult and Child CPR and AED use
    • Infant CPR
    • Adult, Child and Infant choking
  • HeartSaver First Aid CPR AED course: Includes all of the above

Language used in the course:

Bi-lingual of English and Vietnamese with all teaching materials and videos in English. Interpretation support for those who are in need.

Number of trainees per course: maximum 18


  • After completing a written and practical test, participants will receive an AHA 2 Heartsaver Provider card with 2-year validity.
  • If needed, learners could receive CME/CPD certificates which are valid nationwide in Vietnam

Heartsaver Course Brochure | Tờ rơi khóa Heartsaver

Note: The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.


If you have any questions or need further information, please contact us at:
VinUniversity Medical Simulation Center
Vinhomes Ocean Park, Gia Lam, Ha Noi, Viet Nam.
Phone: (+84) 24 7108 9779, ext: 9015
Email: simcenter@vinuni.edu.vn