A. No, you do not as anyone can take this course. The
BLS course has a higher certification level than that of a typical CPR
class. This course will cover CPR, use of an AED, and relief of choking
for all ages.
A. There is no age limit to be certified. As long as
the individual can prove they are capable of performing CPR to the instructor,
they will receive their certification.
2 A. Please speak with your department/school/college/program
to confirm if this course qualifies for your certification requirements.
3 A. We no longer offer the recertification course but many
people continue to take our course, due to its convenience of being on campus
and its competitive pricing. If you still wish to take a recertification
course only, please visit our Training Center’s website at http://rockymountaincpr.com for more information to join a class with
Rocky Mountain CPR and First Aid.
A. Classes fill quickly and if you are unable to find them
in the registration form that means those classes are full.
A. Unfortunately, we do not waitlist. If you call the
day of a class, and we have received a cancellation we can place you in the
class if that spot is still available at that time.
A. We are unable to process speedtypes to pay for
courses. Ask your supervisor (or equivalent of) if you can be reimbursed
for this training. The confirmation email you will receive upon
successful completion of your registration will include payment information
that can be used as a receipt for reimbursement.
A. Yes, but we ask that you modify your registration at least 48 hours prior to your course date. Classes fill and we want to provide any available classes to those who can attend. To cancel, call 303-724-2518, refunds will be
decided on a case-by-case basis. Please note, the last class of a
calendar year cannot be rescheduled nor refunded. If you are scheduled to
attend this class you can cancel within 4 days of the class but a refund may
not be offered.8
A. No, you do not need to do any prerequisite work
before the scheduled date of your class.
9 A. Yes, you can stop by the Office of Alumni Relations
located at: Building 500, Room CG001, 13001 E. 17th Place, Aurora, CO
800045. Please call the office at 303-724-2518 before coming by, to
ensure someone can assist you with your request.
10 A. We try our hardest to ensure that a class is not
canceled. Classes will only be canceled if the CU Anschutz Medical Campus
has been closed due to weather or other circumstances. If the Campus
doesn’t close due to weather, we will make our decision on a case-by-case
basis. Please call us if you have any concerns.
11 A. The Physical Therapy Program does not allow children into
the lab for various reasons. If you need to reschedule, call us at
A. Our BLS classes are instructed by volunteer students from
the Physical Therapy Program. Student Instructors are in class during the
day, and the course is held in a Physical Therapy Program lab that is used for
A. Breaks are not provided for eating purposes. Please
eat before class starts.
A. The timing of the class depends on the knowledge of the
attendees as well as any unforeseen circumstances such as technical
difficulties. Even when there are issues, the class rarely lasts until
9:00 pm and will typically release around 8:30 pm.
15 A. Cards are emailed within two business days from when our
Training Center receives the course documentation. The instructors are
required to turn in their paperwork as soon as they can. Cards will be
emailed to the email address each attendee signed in with at the beginning of
A. Please contact Rocky Mountain CPR and First Aid at
303-768-8088 to request a new card. They will need your course date and
instructor name that can be found in your confirmation email you received upon
registering. If unable to locate, please call the Office of Alumni
Relations at 303-724-2518 to request this information.
A. Our Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers course is
a Physical Therapy Alumni Association fundraiser to raise funds to support
alumni and student programming. The Office of Alumni Relations supports
this endeavor by providing the logistical needs of running such a program.
A. The cost to attend depends on your affiliation with the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. CU Anschutz Students are $45, Faculty/Staff are $55, and those who don't have an affiliation are $65. If you are unsure of your affiliation, call us at 303-724-2518. 19