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Sign up for class – BLS for Healthcare Provider New Students

Sign up for class – BLS for Healthcare Provider Renewal Only

The BLS for Healthcare Providers – Classroom Course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner.

Basic Life Support for new students

New students will learn about the following:

  • 1-Rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child and infant
  • 2-Rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child and infant
  • Bag-mask techniques for adult, child and infant
  • CPR with an advanced airway*
  • Critical concepts of high-quality CPR
  • Differences between adult, child and infant rescue techniques
  • • Key changes in basic life support, reflecting the new science from the 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care
  • • Relief of choking for adult, child and infant
  • • Rescue breathing for adult, child and infant
  • • The American Heart Association Chain of Survival

* This is an introduction to the compression/ventilation rate and ratio for a patient who has an advanced airway in place. For more information on advanced airways, please refer to the Airway Management Course.

 

BLS Renewal Class

Students taking this course must bring their current BLS card to class and do the following:

 

  • Apply the BLS concepts of the Chain of Survival
  • Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR
  • Perform high-quality CPR for an adult
  • Describe the importance of early use of an AED
  • Demonstrate the appropriate use of an AED
  • Provide effective ventilation by using a barrier device
  • Perform high-quality CPR for a child
  • Perform high-quality CPR for an infant
  • Describe the importance of teams in a multirescuer resuscitation
  • Perform as an effective team member during multirescuer CPR
  • Describe the technique for relief of foreign-body airway obstruction for an adult, child and infant

 

Sign up for class – BLS for Healthcare Provider Renewal Only