The Basic Life Support (BLS) Classroom Course is designed to provide a wide variety of professionals and individuals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner.
Instruction will cover key changes in basic life support, reflecting the new science from the 2010 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care:
- Mouth-to-mouth artificial ventilation
- Life-threatening emergencies
- Sudden illness for adults, children and infants
In our advanced training lab, students participate in clinical scenarios and learning stations. Students work with our highly qualified AHA BLS Instructor to complete BLS skills practice and skills testing.
American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers Course Completion Card is valid for two years. Students also complete a written exam to ensure understanding. With successful completion of the assessments, you will receive certification from AHA in BLS for Health Care Providers (CPR and AED) 1 Credit
Who should attend:
This course is designed for healthcare professionals, law enforcement, emergency personnel, first responders and any individuals who need to know how to perform CPR, as well as other lifesaving skills, in a wide variety settings.