Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) 
NYSED resources regarding implementation of public access defibrillation in schools 

NYSED Memo:  Commissioner's Regulation to require instruction of CPR and use of Automated External Defibrillators in school 
Requires hands-only instruction in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and instruction in the use of automated external defibrillators (AEDs) in senior high schools) (September 2015) 

Hands -Only CPR and AED Instruction-Section 100.2(c)(11) of Commissioner’s Regulations 
Requires that all students complete hands-only instruction in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and instruction in the use of AEDs at least once between grades 9-12 prior to graduation. 

Exemption from Hands-only CPR and AED Instruction
Amendment of Section 100.2(c)(11) of the Commissioner's Regulations to allow exemption of a student with a disability from the requirement for instruction in Hands-only CPR and the Use of AEDs. (11/15)

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