Basic Life Suport (BLS) for Heathcare Providers Blended Course (Adult, Child & Infant)
Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers or Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers plus Basic First Aid courses available.
Certification from the American Red Cross. The purpose of the Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (BLS) course is to ensure that individuals with a duty to respond (public safety professionals and healthcare providers) have the knowledge and skills necessary to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies. The course emphasizes active, hands-on learning and uses scenario activities to help participants learn how to provide CPR, use an AED and relieve an obstructed airway for adult, child and infant patients.
This course is ideal for individuals or organizations looking to maximize learning and employee work productivity at the same time, the blended learning training option provides greater convenience and efficiency for both employers and participants.
Combination of online learning and in-person skills session
Content equivalent to traditional course with less time spent in a classroom
Individuals re-certifying can pre-test out of content they know
Self-paced training can be completed around work responsibilities
2-year, OSHA-compliant certification
_ Effectively assess an emergency situation and perform a scene size-up.
_ Demonstrate how to check both a conscious and unconscious patient.
_ Demonstrate how to give high-quality chest compressions.
_ Demonstrate how to give effective ventilations to a patient experiencing a cardiac arrest and/or respiratory arrest, including using a pocket mask and bag-valve-mask (BVM) resuscitator.
_ Demonstrate how to effectively operate an AED.
_ Demonstrate how to effectively care for an obstructed airway.
_ Effectively assess, treat and manage a patient requiring basic life support resuscitation, incorporating local protocols as necessary.
_ Demonstrate the ability to apply critical thinking (e.g., anticipate next steps and
ramifications of actions) and problem-solving skills.