SHAPE America, with a team of national organizations, has developed a new Cardiac Emergency Response Plan (CERP) that establishes specific steps to take during a cardiac emergency in a school setting. A CERP has been proven to save lives in the event of a sudden cardiac arrest.
Get Charged Up! and learn more about CERPs and AEDs.
Share these materials with your school leaders and parents.
Why every school should have a CERP. Download American Heart Association's Policy in Brief.
The Cardiac Emergency Response Plan template and implementation resources are free for any school to download and can also be found by visiting the American Heart Association.
Educate students and staff on CPR!