Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification

Healthcare Provider Certification

This course is designed to provide 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. The course is intended for healthcare providers, such as EMS personnel, nurses, respiratory therapists, physician assistants, certified nurse aides and others who must have a credential (card) documenting successful completion of a CPR course. Course content includes Basic Life Support (CPR, AED), adult and pediatric CPR, foreign-body airway obstruction and use of automated external defibrillation. Student manuals will be available for students at time of registration and are to be reviewed prior to class.

Class size is limited and seats fill quickly.  Please be prepared with a second choice date.

PREREQUISITES

 None

 Sections

 Course Code: HMED G5245

 Tue. 5/21, 9:30 am – 1:30 pm

Tue. 5/28, 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Thur. 5/30, 9:30 am – 1:30 pm

Tue. 6/4, 9:30 am – 1:30 pm

Fri. 6/7, 9:30 am – 1:30 pm

Mon. 6/10, 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Instructor: Staff

Cost: $105

Heartsaver First Aid/CPR/AED

This course is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led course that teaches students critical skills needed to respond to and manage a first aid, choking or sudden cardiac arrest emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical services (EMS) arrives. Students learn skills such as how to treat bleeding, sprains, broken bones, shock and other first aid emergencies. This course also teaches adult CPR and AED use.

Features:

  • Video-based course ensures consistency
  • Instructor-led, hands-on class format reinforces skills proficiency
  • Student manual comes with a new Heartsaver First Aid Quick Reference Guide that summarizes first aid actions for many injuries and illnesses
  • Course is updated with the new science

 

Required text: None

Prerequisite: None

CEUs: 0.6

Day/Date/Time: Friday, 12/13/19, 9:00am-4:00pm

Instructor: Bice Carrabbia

Room: 307

Cost: $190