aha training center snowbird main art

American Heart Association
Community Training Center

Welcome to our programs through our American Heart Association Community Training Center. The Center is located at the Rend Lake College MarketPlace in Mt. Vernon and is a part of the college's Community and Corporate Education Division.


certificate 3 icon

Classes we offer

  • Heartsaver CPR/First-Aid/AED training (for the lay person)
  • Heartsaver CPR/Pediatric First-Aid/AED training (for the lay person)
  • BLS CPR/First-Aid/AED training (for healthcare providers)
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
  • CPR Instructor
  • TNCC (Trauma Nursing Core Course)


Classes coming up

American Heart Association

To register for one of the trainings, contact the AHA Training Center at (618) 437-5321,  Ext. 2032 or .

19 Oct 2018
09:00AM - 05:00PM
PALS Renewal - One Day Course
06 Nov 2018
09:00AM - 05:00PM
ACLS Provider - Two-Day Course
07 Nov 2018
09:00AM - 05:00PM
ACLS Renewal - One Day Course
13 Nov 2018
09:00AM - 05:00PM
PALS Provider - Two-Day Course
15 Nov 2018
09:00AM - 05:00PM
BLS, First Aid & AED Training
View the full calendar


Classes by request


ENA developed and implemented the TNCC for national and international dissemination as a means of identifying a standardized body of trauma nursing knowledge. TNCC is a 16-hour course designed to provide the learner with cognitive knowledge and psychomotor skills and may be officially attended by registered nurses with at least six months of clinical nursing experience in an emergency care setting.

 $300 (Plus $80 for book)

 Next Class: Wednesday/Thursday, January 30 & 31, 2019 



Faculty & Staff

Coordinator of Special Projects / AHA
Phone Extension: 1337
Building: RLC MarketPlace Bldg 3
Office: RLM 397

Community & Corporate Education Division
Phone: (618) 437-5321 Ext. 1367
Address:468 N. Ken Gray Parkway, Ina, IL 62846 Attn: Community & Corporate Education
Fax Number: (618) 437-5677 Attn: Community & Corporate Education

late night advisement promo sq