American Heart Association

American Heart Association

“As the American Heart Association (AHA), our mission is to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. Our mission drives everything we do”.

“To improve the lives of all Americans, we provide public health education in a variety of ways. We’re the nation’s leader in CPR education training. We help people understand the importance of healthy lifestyle choices. We provide science-based treatment guidelines to healthcare professionals to help ensure the best treatment for every patient, every time. We educate lawmakers, policy makers and the public as we advocate for changes to protect and improve the health of our communities.”

Lowcountry AHEC Training Center

Lowcountry AHEC follows the mission of the AHA by striving to improve the “Chain of Survival” in our communities and reduce disability and death from cardiac, respiratory emergencies, and stroke.

Lowcountry AHEC Training Center provides training for healthcare professionals and the community in the following courses:

  • Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (BLS).
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support ACLS).
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS).
  • Friends and Family for the Lay Person.

For additional information about programs contact
Kelly Wynn
Training Center Program Coordinator
(843) 782-5052

For ACLS and PALS classes click onto Harvey Enterprises to see those upcoming classes.