BLS: Basic Life Support (Formerly Health Care Provider CPR) (includes AED)


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BLS: Basic Life Support Training

Designed to build participant confidence in performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills and provide the important steps to perform a rapid assessment, perform Basic Life Support (BLS) skills, and perform rapid defibrillation. Airway Management and Oxygen Therapy can also be added as additional certifications to this course.

Target Group

In-facility care providers, including nursing staff, care aides, medical and dental professionals. Pre-hospital care providers, which may include professionals in a fire service, rescue team, sports-medicine, lifeguards and ski patrol.

Level HCP Course Content

  • Glove removal

  • Primary Assessment

  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

  • Airway Obstruction

  • Assisted Ventilation

  • Basic Life Support special considerations

Certification

1-year certification in Basic Life Support (digital certificate issued upon successful completion)

Duration

Approximate Course Length: 4 hours

Approximate Course Length for recertification course: 2 hours

Students must pass a written exam and skills test in order to qualify for a BLS certification card.

UPCOMING BLS COURSE DATES for Rocky Mountain House & Nordegg EMS:

FULL COURSE:

June 28, 2019 @ 08:00-12:00.  4110 45 A Street, Associated Ambulance, Rocky Mountain House, AB.

TRAINING AT YOUR LOCATION:

Contact us for on-site training.