2015

American Heart Association

Guidelines for CPR & ECC

The official 2015 AHA Guidelines Update for CPR & ECC are now available!

These guidelines are based on the most current and comprehensive review of resuscitation science, systems, protocols, and education.

2015 Update in Circulation

View the new 2015 AHA Guidelines Update for CPR & ECC in the Circulation journal.

View Guidelines Update

NEW Web-Based Integrated Guidelines

Integrated Guidelines site

This site blends the 2015 and 2010 AHA Guidelines for CPR & ECC into a new online interface. Explore and search all guidelines from your desktop or mobile device.

Highlights of the 2015 AHA Guidelines Update for CPR & ECC

Guidelines Highlights

The 2015 Guidelines Highlights provides a summary by topic of the 2015 changes to resuscitation guidelines.

View and download this document in 17 languages!

Healthcare providers

Guidelines In-Service Training for Healthcare Providers

AHA’s NEW online course helps healthcare providers and systems bridge the gap between the 2015 AHA Guidelines for CPR & ECC and their renewal course. This solution helps to rapidly update providers so they can offer the best patient care possible.

Guidelines Instructor Updates

AHA Instructors: Complete your required 2015 Guidelines Update!

Guidelines Update Online Courses

The 2015 AHA Guidelines Instructor Update Courses, exclusively for our AHA Instructors, are now available! These courses satisfy Instructors’ required, official 2015 AHA Guidelines Instructor Update and provide all interim training materials.

All US AHA Instructors must complete their required science update by February 15, 2016.

Go to Instructor Updates

Get the Guidelines Reprint

Order your copy of the 2015 AHA Guidelines for CPR & ECC published in Circulation on October 15, 2015.

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Media Materials

News media: Access the electronic press kit for the 2015 AHA Guidelines Update for CPR and ECC here.