About Us

Welcome to our team of CPR Instructors, where safety and knowledge come together to make a difference. Our team is dedicated to providing high-quality CPR and AED training to individuals and organizations, ensuring that everyone has the skills and confidence to save a life in an emergency.

Each of our instructors is certified by the American Heart Association and has extensive experience in the field of emergency response. They bring a unique blend of expertise, passion, and compassion to every training session, making sure that participants leave with not only a certification, but also a deep understanding of CPR and AED use.

Whether you’re an individual seeking CPR certification, or a business looking to train your employees, our team of Instructors is here to help. Let us help you make a difference in the lives of those around you. Get started today!


Ismael is the founder of Terra Medicus, a company dedicated to providing workplace training and certification in CPR, AED, First Aid, BLS, and other lifesaving techniques. With a background in lifeguarding, emergency medical services, and emergency trauma, Ismael has a wealth of experience in the field of emergency response.

Starting as a lifeguard, Ismael worked his way up to become an Emergency Medical technician, then becoming a nurse specialty technician at a trauma center. His passion for helping others led him to take courses in wilderness EMT and become a certified instructor for CPR and related courses.

Ismael has been featured on television and radio shows as an expert in CPR, and is known for his hands-on approach to training. He is committed to providing free community trainings in hands-only CPR and is an advocate for improving health in the community. In his free time, he enjoys exploring the great outdoors through activities like tennis, biking, scuba diving, hiking, flying, and traveling. With a deep commitment to saving lives, Ismael is dedicated to making sure that everyone has the skills and knowledge they need to respond in an emergency.


Richard is a seasoned professional with over 30 years of experience in the building services industry. He recognizes the importance of health and safety in the workplace and is committed to ensuring the well-being of all those he serves. Richard is a people-oriented individual with exceptional customer service skills, making him an asset to our organization. Specializing in CPR/AED and First Aid Training, he provides on-site support to many clients throughout NYC, demonstrating his dedication to promoting safety and health in the workplace.


Eric is a highly skilled and experienced BLS instructor, specializing in CPR, AED, and First Aid training. With over a decade of experience as a master dive instructor in the professional dive industry, he brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to his students. Eric is dedicated to imparting essential life-saving skills to rescue divers and those at the NY Aquarium, and is passionate about teaching. With personal experience applying these skills in real life, Eric believes that everyone should have the knowledge and ability to save a life.








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