This course is intended for people in the healthcare profession and other personnel who need to know how to perform CPR and other basic cardiovascular life support skills (students, EMT's, doctors, nurses, etc.).

Basic Life Support (BLS)/Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR).

Training includes:

  • High-quality CPR for adults, children, and infants
  • The AHA Chain of Survival, specifically the BLS components
  • Important early use of an AED
  • Effective ventilations using a barrier device
  • Importance of teams in multi rescuer resuscitation and performance as an effective team member during multi rescuer CPR
  • Relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (choking) for adults and infants

Successful completion of the course provides a 2-year American Heart Association certification.

Additional Information: Textbook Purchase Required:
American Heart Association BLS Provider Manual
shopcpr.heart.org
Product Number: 20-1102 
SBN:  978-1-61669-768-6
Cost: $16.00