EFA, CPR, and AED Training

EFA, CPR, and AED TrainingThe 2013 General Assembly passed House Bill 2028 and Senate Bill 986, effective on July 1, 2013, require that every person seeking initial licensure or renewal of a license shall provide evidence of completion of certification or training in emergency first aid (EFA), cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), and the use of automated external defibrillators (AED). The certification or training program shall be based on the current national evidence-based emergency cardiovascular care guidelines for cardiopulmonary resuscitation and the use of an automated external defibrillator, such as a program developed by the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross. This is a one-time requirement for initial or renewal licenses.