Second Chance Cardiac Solutions Inc. is located in the Chicago suburbs. We are a National AED Distributor and provider of on-site CPR/AED and First Aid Training for business, school, church, government & civic groups.

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AHA Heartsaver CPR AED: This course teaches participants how to recognize and respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies for an adult victim. Includes scene safety/assessment, EMS activation, CPR and the use of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED).  Also includes caring for a victim who is choking, both conscious and unconscious. Optional written testing performed upon request. Participants receive a 2 year certification upon successful completion of course.

AHA Heartsaver First Aid/CPR/AED: In addition to learning to provide CPR paired with use of an AED, participants will learn how to treat cuts, scrapes, and burns; controlling bleeding, including use of a tourniquet; treating injuries to the bones, muscles & soft tissue and preventing and caring for sudden illnesses (includes cardiac emergencies, stroke, seizures, fainting & diabetic emergencies;  environmental emergencies such as poisoning and heat and cold related emergencies. Also includes use of an Epi-Pen and Asthmatic Inhaler. Participants receive a 2 year AHA certification upon successful completion of course.

Why choose Second Chance Cardiac Solutions for your Safety Training?  

Our Basic Life Support Instructors are Trained Professionals authorized to teach American Heart Association (AHA) courses, the the world leader in CPR and Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC) training and education. Our classes adhere to AHA policies and are taught in accordance with their regulations to ensure proper and consistent education for all of our clients.  Classes are interactive and engaging, emphasizing hands-on skills practice and mandatory skills assessment.  We offer a variety of safety training options for private businesses and industry as well as schools, government and other community organizations.  All required materials included.  Classes are offered on-site at your facility* for your convenience, and can be combined to customize a class specific to your organizational needs. Blended courses (online portion combined with hands-on skills session) are available for organizations with time constraints. 

*Adequate indoor floor space must be available to accommodate manikins and audio/visual equipment.     


The quality of the training determines the quality of the rescue!  


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CPR for Laypersons(non-healthcare providers)

We offer several courses through which laypersons can learn to provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and use of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED.)  Please review the class descriptions and choose the best option for you and/or your organization.  Questions?  We are here to help!  

Need your AHA Basic Life Support (BLS) certification (for healthcare providers)? Please click button here.

Not sure if you are classified as Healthcare Provider?  The AHA course description may help you decide.  

The American Heart Association “Chain of Survival” provides a useful metaphor for the five core elements of the Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC) systems concept.  This image is related to Out-of-hospital Cardiac Arrests.

Family & Friends® CPR: This course teaches the lifesaving skills of adult Hands-Only CPR, adult CPR with breaths, child CPR with breaths, adult and child AED use, infant CPR, and mild and severe airway block for adults, children, and infants. Skills are taught in a dynamic group environment using the AHA’s research-proven practice-while-watching technique, which provides students with the most hands-on CPR practice time possible. Family & Friends CPR is for people who want to learn CPR but do not need a CPR course completion card to meet a job requirement. This course is ideal for community groups, new parents, grandparents, babysitters, and others interested in learning how to save a life.