AHA ACLS, BLS, PALS, NRP, PEARS, ACLS EP, PHTLS and Heartsaver First Aid, CPR/AED Saving American Hearts, Inc 6165 Lehman Drive Suite 202 Colorado Springs, Colorado 80918 Catherine Brinkley (719) 551-1222 email: email@example.com
3). Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (BLS) Skills Session American Heart Association
Welcome to the BLS Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers Skills Session
The BLS for Healthcare Providers- Skills Session is a 1/2 to 1 hour classroom course for healthcare providers who have taken and completed the online Heartcode BLS Part 1 course. You must bring your completion certificate with you to the class.
(The online course is called American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers Online part 1).
The cost of this course is $35.
Basic life support (BLS) Skills Session is an instructor led class that consists of 2 parts. Part 1 is practice and Part 2 is the hands on testing portion of the course.
You will first practice and then be tested on:
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
Critical concepts of high-quality CPR
Differences between adult, child and infant rescue techniques
Relief of choking for adult, child and infant
Rescue breathing for adult, child and infant
The American Heart Association Chain of Survival
CPR with an advanced airway*
* 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.
Upon successful completion of the class, students will receive an American Heart Association BLS Provider Card via mail from the instructor's training center.
The AHAs BLS courses reinforce understanding of the importance of early CPR and defibrillation, performing basic steps of CPR, relieving choking, using an AED, and the role of each link in the Chain of Survival.
Catherine Brinkley (719) 551-1222
Saving American Hearts, Inc 6165 Lehman Drive Suite 202 Colorado Springs, Colorado 80918