Welcome! Complete the form below for your Heart Attack First Aid Kit. Each kit contains a guide for signs and symptoms of heart attack and emergency actions for yourself or others when signs or symptoms of heart attack are present.
There is a new normal now as we deal with face covering and social distancing during our CPR/AED and First Aid classes. Many people are wondering if we CAN teach a class and still be safe from COVID-19. As the State of Illinois has floated through the Phases, we’ve adhered to guidelines that are both […]
With new restrictions due to COVID-19 and social distancing, our classes will now be occurring in the blended learning format. We will be limiting the in-person interactions to necessary skills testing to ensure the safety and health of all customers This type of certification includes two (2) steps: online learning and in-person skills testing. This […]
Here is an outline of the precautions we are taking due to COVID-19, both at on-site locations as well as our Vital Education training center. COVID-19 Precautions for classes at your location; blended learning. Students cannot be sick Up to 10 students per session with minimum distance of 6′ between students and their manikin workspace. […]
American Heart Association Statement: Dear Global AHA Training Network, Beginning in early March, to provide additional flexibility for providers, AHA Instructors, and AHA Training Centers during the COVID-19 pandemic, the AHA issued extensions for AHA Instructor and Provider cards beyond their recommended renewal date, initially for 60 days, then to 120 days. Over the last […]
For the past eight years, Chelsea worked locally in Springfield and Champaign but got her start in Emergency Medicine in Tucson, Arizona; her hometown. When Chelsea joined Vital Education and Supply, she brought her emergency room experience to the classroom, teaching CPR and first aid to school teachers, businesses, and children in the surrounding area. […]
November is National Epilepsy Awareness Month. According to Wikipedia, the color purple, or more specifically Lavender, is chosen as the representing color. Lavender, the plant (not the color), acts as a central nervous system relaxant and anticonvulsant. This topic is personal to me as I have a brother-in-law and a dear friend; both epileptic for […]
Halloween is one of my favorite holidays. As a kid, I loved to dress up, and now that I’m an adult, that hasn’t changed. My dog, however, is not a fan. He is a mini schnauzer. People tell me that his anti-social behavior is forgiven because of his breed. I’ve been working with him diligently […]