- This bill will go into effect July 1st 2019.
- This bill requires high school students to have this training as a requirement for graduation.
- Students will receive CPR training with an added hands on portion.
- Students enrolled full time in online classes will not be required to complete the hands-on portion of the training.
Excerpts from Bill
On or before July 1, 2019, school districts and charter schools may shall provide public school pupils with one or more training sessions in cardiopulmonary resuscitation, through the use of psychomotor skills in an age-appropriate manner, during high school. Download PDF
Excerpts from State Board of Education
Student CPR Programs that Meet This RequirementThese programs will qualify for Arizona's CPR Training Graduation Requirement:
|Supplies Needed||Adult Manikin||Adult & Infant Manikin, AED Trainer|
|Initial Evaluator Training Time||20-30 minutes||4-5 hours|
|Online Course Time||1 hour training, 20 minute test||1 hour training, 20 minute test|
|Hands-On Time (per group)||5-10 minutes||20-25 minutes|
|Certification Level||No certification||2-year Community CPR Certification|
|Cost for Students & Evaluators||FREE||FREE|