First-time students as well as renewal students can take this course
- Course Length : 4 Hours
- Prerequisites : None
- Card Issued : AHA CPR/BLS for HCP
- Card Term : 2 years
- Hospital and Healthcare Facilities
- Healthcare Providers
- Dental Professionals
- Medical Offices
- And other individuals who have a CPR job requirement
The CPR/BLS for Healthcare Provider course is designed to meet the needs of healthcare professionals who respond to cardiac and respiratory emergencies. The content of this course includes adult and pediatric CPR, foreign-body airway obstruction and two-rescuer CPR. The course contains new information on barrier devices, strokes and automated external defibrillation, including a new algorithm for use of automated external defibrillators.
First-time students as well as renewal students can take this course.
Participants use the most up-to-date books and training materials including:
- AHA BLS Textbook-Required
- One manikin for each student to insure plenty of hands-on practice and to minimize exposure to disease during training
- Expert Facilitation by American Heart Association Instructors
- AHA BLS Video
Current American Heart Association books/materials are required for all courses and students must have them available for use before, during and after the course. Students who arrive without the current books/materials will need to purchase them at class, at the door. Students failing to either bring or buy the current books/materials will be required to reschedule at their convenience and expense. Sales on all course books/materials are non-refundable.
The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in CPR/BLS, ACLS and PALS and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the American Heart Association, and any fees charged for such a course do not represent income to the Association. Thank you.