This course is for health-care professionals who must know how to perform CPR, as well as other lifesaving skills, in a range of in-hospital and out-of-hospital settings.
BLS Course Content
Key changes in basic life support, reflecting the new science from the 2010 Guidelines for CPR and ECC
Critical concepts of high-quality CPR
The Chain of SurvivalTM
One-rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child and infant
Two-rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child and infant
Differences between adult, child and infant rescue techniques
Bag-mask techniques for adult, child and infant
Rescue breathing for adult, child and infant
Relief of choking for adult, child and infant
CPR with an advanced airway
Approximate Course Length: 4.5 hours
Approximate course length for renewal course: 4 hours
Students must pass a written exam and skills test in order to qualify for a BLS for Health-care Provider course completion card.