Welcome to the RWJBarnabas Health CPR Training Center at Newark Beth Israel
New Jersey's Largest Provider of American Heart Association CPR and First
The full range of CPR and first aid instruction, from basic to the most
advanced courses in adult and pediatric life support, is now provided
by the RWJBarnabas Health CPR Training Center at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center.
As New Jersey’s largest provider of CPR instruction, the CPR Training
Center offers programs in Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiac Life Support,
Pediatric Advanced Cardiac Life Support, and Neonatal Resuscitation, as
well as Automated External Defibrillator (AED) training, First Aid, Heart
Saver and BLS Instructor Development courses.
We offered year-round courses at six acute care facilities of RWJBarnabas
Health. All programs are certified by the American Heart Association,
except for the neonatal resuscitation course, which is certified by the
American Academy of Pediatrics.
With over 300 trained instructors across the state, the CPR Training Center
provides easy access to training for people who live and work throughout
New Jersey. When the program was started at Newark Beth Israel Medical
Center in 1985, 125 people were trained in the first year. Since then
the program has grown tremendously, training more than 21,000 individuals
in 2000-2001, making it the #1 training center in New Jersey, according
to the American Heart Association.
Read on for information on course schedules, fees and registration, or
call the CPR Training Center toll-free at 1-888-CPR-ACT-1 or 1-888-277-2281.
The Barnabas Health CPR Training Center at Newark Beth Israel Medical
Center is an authorized ACLS, BLS, and PALS training center for the American
The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency
in BLS, ACLS, and PALS and has developed instructional materials for this
purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent
course sponsorship by the American Heart Association. Any fees for such
a course, except a small portion of fees needed for AHA course materials,
does not represent income by the Association.