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Save a Life

Save a Life Community Heart Training Day

Kickoff National CPR Awareness Week by registering for
a life-saving CPR class and receive a CPR Anytime® kit to take home and train your family

According to the American Heart Association, 70 percent of Americans report feeling helpless to act in a cardiac emergency. That statistic could hit close to home, since home is exactly where 80 percent of cardiac arrests will happen.

Cardiac arrest is the sudden loss of heart function. The chance of survival for a victim in cardiac arrest drops by 10 percent EVERY minute if immediate bystander Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) is not given. If we could all take action in a cardiac emergency by delivering CPR and using an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) we could make Houston a safer place to live.

Anyone can learn CPR, and everyone should. American Heart Association, Texas Arrhythmia Institute and Houston Methodist have joined forces to offer this training day to the Houston community.

We are offering four training sessions on Saturday, June 1, 2013:


Morning sessions for Hands-Only CPR (Free)

Hands-Only CPR training with Family & Friends CPR Anytime Personal Learning Program is for anyone who wants to learn basic CPR skills, choking relief and AED awareness, and does not need a course completion card to meet a job requirement (non-certification course).  It is designed to be shared among close family and friends.

Pre-regsitration is closed.


5 hour afternoon session for Heartsaver CPR AED Certification Training ($25 per person)

Heartsaver CPR AED is for anyone with limited or no medical training, and is ideal for those who need a completion card in CPR and AED use to meet job, regulatory or other requirements. This course is not equivalent to a healthcare provider or BLS CPR course.

Registration closed.
This session is full.

For additional information, please call 832-667-5857 between 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. or email us at savealife@houstonmethodist.org.
(Pre-registration is now closed, but you can still register at the event! 8 a.m. & 9:30 a.m Hands-Only CPR morning sessions still have space available!)



Saturday, June 1, 2013

Choice of 4 sessions:

Hands-Only CPR
(English and Spanish) - Free!

  • 8 a.m.
  • 9:30 a.m.
  • 11 a.m. - Session is full

Heartsaver CPR AED Certification Training
(English only) - $25

  • 1 - 6 p.m. - Session is full

Each session holds a maximum of 350 participants.

Houston Methodist Training Center

Houston Methodist Training Center*
8335 Lantern Point Dr.
Houston, TX 77054
Take Kirby near 610 South loop, turn left on Murworth

Free parking, Teal Lot

Event Flyer

*Please note that only registered individuals will be allowed access to the Houston Methodist Training Center.



Hands-Only CPR morning sessions (Free)

Heartsaver CPR AED Certification Training* afternoon session ($25 per person)

Participants must be 12 years of age or older.
No refunds. This is an indoor event and will be held rain or shine

Pre-registration closed, but you can still register at the event! 8 a.m. & 9:30 a.m Hands-Only CPR morning sessions still have space available!

*Participants in Heartsaver CPR AED Certification Training will receive American Heart Association certification in non-clinical Adult CPR and AED use upon successful completion of the class.

Pre-registration is now closed, but you can still register at the event! Sessions with space still available are:

Hands-Only CPR (English and Spanish) - Free!

  • 8 a.m.
  • 9:30 a.m.

(11 am Hands-Only CPR morning class and Heartsaver CPR AED Certification Training afternoon sessions are full.)

Online registration is closed

In the News

On Sept. 11, 2012, Houston Mayor Annise Parker delivered comments commemorating the 11th Anniversary of 9/11 at the City's facilities located at 7125 Ardmore Street. The mayor's presentation was followed by a day of public service consisting of Hands-Only CPR and CPR Anytime "train the trainer" sessions for more than 145 City employees. » Watch Mayor Parker's remarks

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