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Creighton University is seeking to hire a full-time American Heart Association (AHA)Training Center Coordinator for the College of Nursing.

This role will support and coordinate university wide efforts to meet AHA certification training needs of our students, faculty, and staff. This role is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the American Heart Association (AHA) Training Centers for the Omaha and Phoenix campuses. The role functions as the AHA clinical expert and resource to all health science disciplines throughout the university.

Key Responsibilities

·        Manages the day-to-day operations of the Creighton University AHA Training Centers (Omaha and Phoenix) to include maintaining certification of Creighton University as an official AHA Training Center.

·         Performs as the lead instructor for courses, manages the hiring of additional instructors and coordination of class offerings while maintaining an active list of instructors for high volume training cycles or to meet additional internal or external training requests.

·         Coordinates the scheduling of all physical and online required certification card classes and maintains and issues updates outlined by AHA. Maintains scheduling of instructor courses and instructor renewals for the Training Center to meet the needs of AHA compliance university wide.

·         Oversights document storage of certification completion records and other AHA documents as appropriate

·         Functions as an AHA clinical expert and point of contact as a resource to all health science disciplines throughout the university.

·         Serves as the primary contact between the training center and AHA

·         Develops budgetary needs for AHA training site including distributing invoices.

·         Accountable for maintaining quality among all instructional offerings and ensuring individual unit/discipline needs are met and reassessed frequently. 

·         Maintains and replaces all training site equipment and coordinates with the simulation operations team on both campuses  for optimum training spaces throughout campuses and coordinates, maintains, and distributes equipment to instructors.


·         Associate’s degree required; Bachelor’s degree preferred

·         AHA BLS instructor certification required. PALS and ACLS preferred and/or willing to obtain.

·         One year of experience as a Basic Life Support Instructor required.

·         Current EMT, paramedic, LPN or RN licensure preferred.

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