Programs and Courses Offered

Basic Life Support Certification

Heart to Heart Academy offers Basic Life Certification Support through the American heart Association. Certification is valid for 2 years and requires re-certification on or before the date it is issued. Basic Life Support (BLS) is a certification that involves 4 hours of training. BLS is a requirement of most clinical health professionals and public safety personnel. It is also requirement for many jobs to include volunteer work, medical/nursing school, lifeguards, coaches, and some teachers.

During this training, you will learn basic life-saving skills to resuscitate, and help a person who is experiencing Cardiac arrest, respiratory difficulty and other life threating illness that require immediate medical attention.

Class cost $70


2021 Schedule


*10 AM Classes - Evening Courses available upon request. Pending Availability.*
pricing varies with evening BLS course.


Dates
January 9th
February 13th
April 3rd
May 1st
June 5th
August 14th
September 18th
October 2nd
Novermber 6th

2022 Schedule


*10 AM Classes - Evening Courses available upon request. Pending Availability.*
pricing varies with evening BLS course.


Dates
January 8th
February 12th
April 23rd
July 23rd
September 17th
Novermber 5th

Basic Life Support Re-Certification

BLS re-certification courses allows an individual to update their skills, refresh your memory and extend certification by two years. Intended for those whose credentials are still valid (or within 30 days of expiring), this BLS renewal courses makes it possible to avoid a lapse in certification.

Student must bring valid/current American heart Association BLS card to class.

Class cost $65


2021 Schedule



*3 PM Classes*


Dates
January 9th
February 13th
April 3rd
May 1st
June 5th
August 14th
September 18th
October 2nd
Novermber 6th

2022 Schedule



*10 AM Classes - Evening Courses available upon request. Pending Availability.*
pricing varies with evening BLS course.


Dates
March 12th
May 7th
August 20th
October 1st
December 3rd

Certified Nursing Assistant

What is a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)?

Certified nursing assistant is an individual that provides one-on-one care for the sick, elderly and those rehabilitating from illness or injury; under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN) or a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). Certified nursing assistants play an essential role of any health care facility and when performing CNA duties effectively, CNAs can help save lives.

Who needs CNA Training?

  • Any individual interested in entering or applying for nursing school in Colorado must have CNA certification upon starting nursing school.
  • Individuals interested in the medical field and would like to start their career at the entry level.

What does CNA training involve?

CNA course through Heart to Heart Academy is a 4-week course, that is accredited by Department of Nursing (DORA). Curriculum comprises classroom, laboratory and Clinical instruction in covering basic nursing skills, personal care skills, psychological and mental health needs, care of the cognitively impaired, basic restorative services and promotion of client rights.

Topics covered include the following:

  • Taking vital signs.
  • Managing infection control.
  • Transferring a patient from their bed to a chair.
  • Assisting patients with some of their daily living activities (eating, drinking, using the restroom, bathing, brushing their teeth, etc.).
  • Looking after resident safety.
  • Safety in the workplace.
  • Understanding a patient’s cultural and spiritual needs.

After completion of Heart to Heart CNA program, students are approved for CNA state exam. Passing the CNA exam is the last step in becoming a certified nurse aide.


2021 Schedule



Start End
January 4th January 29th
February 8th March 9th
March 15th April 9th
April 19th May 14th
June 7th July 2nd
July 12th August 6th
August 16th September 18th
September 20th October 15th
October 25th Novermber 19th

2022 Schedule



Start End
January 3rd January 28th
February 7th March 4th
March 28th April 22nd
May 2nd May 27th
June 6th July 1st
July 25th August 19th
August 29th September 23rd
October 3rd October 28th
** November 7th December 9th

** 11/28 - 12/2 CLOSED FOR HOLIDAY BREAK

Nursing Class Prerequisites Prep

Human Anatomy and Physiology I

Anatomy and Physiology I is the first of a two-course sequence examining the terminology, structure, function, and interdependence of the human body systems. It includes a study of the cells, chemistry, and tissues of the integumentary, skeletal, muscular, nervous, and endocrine systems.

Heart to Heart Academy has designed this prep class as a way for student to become familiar with terms, course objections and jump start their learning experience. This is a 2.5-hour course taught by a Nurse Practitioner.

Class cost $50


Human Anatomy and Physiology II

Anatomy and Physiology II is the second of a two-course sequence. Human Anatomy and Physiology II focus on the major parts of the body and how they work independently as well as together.

Heart to Heart Academy has designed this prep class as a way for student to build from Human Anatomy and Physiology I and expand in knowledge into critical thinking needed for Human Anatomy and physiology II. This is a 2.5-hour course taught by a Nurse Practitioner.

Class cost $50

Próximamente BLS en español

Heart to Heart Academy ofrece soporte básico de certificación de vida a través de la Asociación Americana del Corazón. La certificación es válida por 2 años y requiere una recertificación en o antes de la fecha en que se emite. El Soporte Vital Básico (BLS) es una certificación de 4 horas de capacitación. BLS es un requisito de la mayoría de los profesionales de la salud clínica y el personal de seguridad pública. También es necesario que muchos trabajos incluyan trabajo voluntario, escuela de medicina/enfermería, socorristas, entrenadores y algunos maestros.

Durante este entrenamiento, aprenderás habilidades básicas para salvar vidas para reanimar, o ayudarás a una persona que está experimentando paro cardíaco, dificultad respiratoria y otras enfermedades que amenazan la vida que requieren atención médica inmediata.

Class cost $45