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Park County Courts (Fairplay, Co.) are safer after today’s training in CPR/AED

I was in beautiful Fairplay, Co. today in our great Rocky Mountains to train the staff at Park County Courthouse in CPR/AED. Here is our class photo inside one of the courtrooms. They were a good group and they are now prepared to handle a cardiac emergency.  

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Womens American Legion Auxilary brings AEDs to Sterling

I was at Sterling Middle School last night training their emergency response team  on their new donated Philips AED. The Womens American Legion Auxilary worked with our Kick Start My Heart Foundation to bring AEDs to the community of Sterling, Co. This is one of eight that will be placed. The effort is being spearheaded

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“Forever West”- Training SunCor in Wyoming

Had two great days of training SunCor staff in Cheyenne and Guernsey, Wyoming this week. On Tuesday, I was at Little America in Cheyenne training them in CPR/AED and First Aid then today I was in Guernsey at their pipeline office doing the same for that staff. I always enjoy going up there for the trainings!

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North Boulder Little League becomes first youth baseball league with AEDs in the state

North Boulder Little League became the first baseball league in Colorado to implement AEDs and train coaches in their use this past week. Two Philips AEDs were implemented by our Kick Start My Heart Foundation and a group of coaches was trained on their use. They, also, were educated on the risk of commotio cordis,

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Hitting for Hearts Golf Tournament date set

The first “Hitting for Hearts” golf tournament will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013 at the Broomfield Omni Hotel. This fundraiser will help the Kick Start My Heart Foundation to continue to implement AEDs into schools, athletic teams and other nonprofit agencies but will, also, fund our new Project Play with Heart where we

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Bear Creek High School CPR/AED/Wilderness First Aid Class

Hal and I went to Bear Creek High School on Thursday and Friday and taught over 30 high school seniors in CPR/AED and Wilderness First Aid to prepare them for their field trip to the Arizona desert. They will spend 9 days in the bush doing hiking, climbing, navigation and camping and will now be

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District 49 staff attend training

I had a another great CPR/AED training with School District 49 staff at Sand Creek High School in Colorado Springs this evening. This is the third one over the last week. I had previously trained staff at Falcon High School and Woodmen Hills Elementary. I wanted to thank all staff who volunteered to attend the sessions

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Training State Patrol Captains

Had great class on Wed. with Colorado State Patrol captains instructing them in our “Law Enforcement First Responder” which is approved by POST. This course uses specific scenarios that could be encounterd by officers  utilizing CPR/AED and First Aid protocols. Tomorrow, Friday, I will be out with the new cadets at the training academy doing

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Tower Climbers CPR/First Aid Training

Here is a picture at E/T Towers in Colorado Springs where we did our specialized CPR/Tower Climber First Aid training last week. The tower technicians are standing in front of their brand new Tucker Sno-Cat. Some of their staff will be attending Sno-Cat/Winter Survival training with our partners at Safety One to be able to

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Make a New Year’s Resolution to learn to save a life!

Learn to save a life in 2013 by taking a HeartSmart CPR/AED/First Aid course. We offer them statewide! To find out how,  go to our new website below.   www.coheartsmart.com

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