A collaborative CPR Education network for the MIT community

Summer CPR Classes Now Available!

Two Options:

    1. Pay ahead of time and reserve your spot! Sign-up with your web certificates on this site by clicking on "Register For A Class" to your left and selecting the class you want. Place a check made out to "MIT Medical" in the drop-box on the door of 50-360 for the amount assigned to your class.

    2. Show up day-of and try your luck! Usually everyone is able to be taken for classes.


Heartsafe is a collaboration of individuals between ARCTAN and MIT EMS, united by a common vision: make MIT a safer place to work, live, and learn.

If you are looking for information on CPR/AED/First Aid classes, please select from the menu to your left.

Mission Statement

  • To increase the emergency preparedness of the MIT community by teaching CPR, AED, and First Aid classes, primarily through the pooling and organizing of resources from ARCTAN, MIT EMS, and instructors at-large.

  • To champion the cause of Public Access Defibrillation (PAD). To plan and implement a PAD network, and to educate the public and maintain such a network once it has been implemented.