Basic Life Support (BLS) – AHA Certified

The Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers Classroom Course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. On completion of course, A certificate is provided by American Heart Association.

BLS Basic Life support

Intended Audience

This course is for healthcare professionals who need to know how to perform CPR, as well as other lifesaving skills, in a wide variety of in-hospital and out-of-hospital settings.

  •  Such courses are mandatory for nursing staff who wants to go abroad.
  •  NABH accredited hospitals have made it mandatory to have well trained staff who possess BLS certificate
  • It is an essential requirement to attend the ACLS course from AHA

Course Content:

  • Key changes in basic life support, reflecting the new science from the 2010 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care
  • Critical concepts of high-quality CPR
  • The American Heart Association Chain of Survival
  • 1-Rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child and infant
  • 2-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

Course Length:  6 – 8 hours (single day)

Student Materials

  • BLS for Healthcare Providers Manual
  • AHA Card – On course completion valid globally.
  • Written / Skills Exam

Basic Life Support