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