Hickory Flat 
Volunteer Association, Inc.

Caring for Our Community, Changing Lives

CPR/AED, First Aid and First Responder Courses

HFVA certifies individuals or groups who need these certifications or re-certification. From in-home classes to on site at your place of business, we can instruct and certify you, your family, and your co-workers. See the calendar on the HOME page for HFVA sponsored course dates and times. HFVA instructors are American Heart Association certified, upon successful completion of any course, the student will receive a course completion card and/or certificate. HFVA courses are taught to the AHA 2019 Standards. CPR/AED courses all include ADULT, CHILD and INFANT certification. Participants must be 12 years of age or older unless the participant is receiving the K-12 completion card.

Courses Offered


♥ CPR/AED BLS for HCP (4-5 Hours, By Request ONLY) 

♥ CPR/AED K-12 for Schools (3-4 Hours, By Request ONLY)   

♥ Combined CPR/AED and First Aid (7-8 Hours) 

♥ CPR/AED Family and Friends (2 Hours, By Request ONLY)     

♥ First Aid (5-6 Hours)  

♥ BloodBorne Pathogens (90 Minutes, By Request ONLY)  

♥ First Responder (7-8 Hours, By Request ONLY)  

Public Blood Pressure/Glucose Screening

Once or twice per month, HFVA will schedule blood pressure and glucose screenings at various locations around Hickory Flat (weather permitting), usually Publix and Kroger shopping centers. Come meet the Nurses, EMTs and first responders who volunteer their time with HFVA to serve our community.

Bleeding Kit Sponsorship

Partnering with Cherokee County Sheriffs Office and Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services, HFVA will sponsor and supply bleeding kits to any business or organization.

Senior Citizen/Widows Assistance

Our SCWA program helps senior citizens, widows, widowers or disabled individuals with projects inside and outside of their home. Many HFVA members are skilled trade professionals with extensive experience in building construction, landscaping, horticulture, computer science, disaster recovery, electrical and plumbing. Major projects requiring additional resources will be reviewed accordingly. 

Home EMT

If you need non-emergency medical assistance, home healthcare assistance or assistance picking up your Rx from the pharmacy. One of our medically trained members will respond to your need. Call the home EMT hotline at (770) 406-6657.

Child Passenger Safety Seat Inspection

Becoming new parents? Receive a new Car Seat for your child? Let us show you the proper, safest and LEGAL aspects of your Child Passenger Seat installation. There is so much more to this than buckling in and heading down the road. Call for an inspection, at home, office, hospital or at one of our scheduled events each month, (770) 406-6657.