BLS for Healthcare Providers
Basic Life Support Training (BLS ) for Participants that work in the field of giving health care
The American Heart and the American Red Cross BLS for the Healthcare Provider CPR training are for all healthcare workers including nurses, physicians, dental workers, EMT’s, pharmacists, hygienists, medical students or anyone working in a health care field. Our classes include CPR for adults, infants, and children. Treatment for an airway obstruction is also given. Included in every class is complete instruction on proper use of an AED.
The American Heart and American Red Cross Healthcare CPR certification is the most widely accepted certification there is. Many employers or college entrance requirements will not recognize another certification through a different organization. We teach and certify through the American Heart and American Red Cross
Upon completion of this class, you will receive a 2 year BLS certification through the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross. We offer complete CPR training in a fun and educational environment and will provide you with more than just the information but will help to instill a confidence that you will be able to handle any emergency.
Topics covered in BLS CPR classes include:
- Scene Safety
- Using Protective Barriers
- Checking Responsiveness
- Activating EMS
- Adult, child and infant CPR
- 1 and 2 person rescue
- Assisting Unresponsive Patients
- Assisting Choking Patients
- Automated External Defibrillation (AED) Demonstration
- What does an AED do?
- Basic AED operation and function
- Other considerations in AED use
- Written and hands-on exam