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: firstname.lastname@example.org
1). Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers Initial Certification Course American Heart Association
Welcome to the BLS Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers Initial Certification Course.
The BLS for Healthcare Providers -Initial Certification is a 6 hour classroom course for healthcare providers who have never taken the course before, and for those who have expired BLS Provider Cards.
The provider manual for the course is not included in the cost and can be purchased under the menu for AHA Provider manuals, or from whomever you choose.
You are required to bring your provider manual with you to class.
Basic life support (BLS) Initial Certification is a video based instructor led classroom course where you will learn and practice these important life saving skills:
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.
At the end of the class you will take a written exam of 25 questions. To successfully complete the course you will need to get a minimum score of 84%, and perform well on the hands on testing portion of the class.
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