CPR American Heart Association AHA Approved


The skills that you acquire from the American Heart Association (AHA) CPR training can help you save a life in an emergency situation.  

Our Basic Life Support CPR (formerly Healthcare provider) course can be applied in your work with adults, children, and infants; and preparation of employees to handle common life-threatening emergencies. 

  • One day class
  • Classes taught by certified instructors
  • Skills and written test at the conclusion of the class must be passed to receive your CPR card.

Our training programs meet the updated and accepted guidelines established by the AHA including the latest Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC) guidelines.

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Workforce Development at College of Western Idaho (CWI) provides you high-quality, short-term training to boost your job skills, acquire new career skills, and earn the certificates you need. Take as many classes as you want in our short-term, credit free classes with no applications, no transcripts, and no hassle. Just sign up and watch your career take off.

Classes are offered at a variety of locations throughout western Idaho that are taught by knowledgeable professionals with years of experience in the topics they teach.

What You Will Learn to Do

  • Upon completion of your certificate course, you will have developed a strong ability to respond in an emergency situation.

Requirements and Costs

Degrees and Certificates

Certificate of Completion


Delivery Formats:


Navigating your way through college can be confusing, especially if you try to go it alone. CWI One Stop Student Services offers advising assistance, to help in deciding which courses you need to take to complete your educational goals. Visit Advising for more information or contact One Stop Student Services to schedule an appointment.


  • Course fee is $50
  • Book $18
  • Pocket Face Mask $14

Class costs and fees are subject to change without notice.


There are an assortment of scholarship opportunities available if you qualify to help cover some or all of the costs associated with classes offered through CWI Workforce Development. Call us at 208.562.2700 for more information.

Payment Options

CWI Workforce Development offers you multiple payment options to cover the cost of your program. For more information, visit Payment Options

Career Info


  • CPR Certification
  • Healthcare Provider
  • Emergency Responder
  • Babysitters
  • New parents


News and Blogs

CWI Foundation donates two manikins to Valley County EMR and NA programs.

CWI received a grant to purchase medical equipment for courses offered through community outreach programs at McCall-Donnelly High School.

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