Health Counseling Services

7851 Metro Parkway, Suite 250
Bloomington, MN 55425

Becoming a CPR instructor is a great and noble goal. You help many people learn this valuable tool that can save lives. At Health Counseling Services near Minneapolis, we welcome current CPR instructors and other interested in becoming CPR instructors to join our Training Center. We have been an approved American Heart Association Training Center since 2005.

As a nurse owned organization, we are grateful to form connections with a broad and diverse group of professionals who are committed to delivering life-saving American Heart Association training to the local community.

This page is your go-to source for the latest general information, forms, links, AHA updates, and contact information.

American Heart Association CPR Instructor Training

To become a CPR instructor, one must have a strong desire to serve others, especially during medical emergencies, and the ability to teach others. Formal training is required to become a CPR instructor. You can obtain the necessary training in our classroom near Minneapolis.

An experienced training center faculty member who teaches the CPR instructor course will provide students with the knowledge and tools they need to perform the proper procedures to deliver emergency care to individuals experiencing sudden breathing or heart problems. CPR instructors who teach American Heart Association courses must be able to effectively evaluate their students’ performance.

Would You Like to Become a CPR Instructor?

Contact Karen Lilla by calling 612.345.8522 ext. 102 or send an email to


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BLS Instructor Training

Friday, March 11, 2022 9am-4pm

Tuesday, May 17, 2022 9am-4pm

Thursday, July 14, 2022 9am-4pm

There are several prerequisites for attending our instructor training.

Please CLICK HERE to contact Karen Lilla for more information.

BLS Instructor Recertification Classes

Monday, January 24, 2022, 5-8pm

Friday, February 11, 2022, 9am-12pm

Saturday, February 26, 2022, 9am-12pm

Friday, March 18, 2022 9am-12pm

Friday, June 17, 2022 9am-12pm

Wednesday, August 17, 2022 9am-12pm


Please CLICK HERE to contact Karen Lilla to register.