BLS is the foundation for saving lives after cardiac
arrest. This course teaches both single-rescuer and team basic life support
skills for application in both in-facility and prehospital settings (students
choose one of these two tracks when completing HeartCode BLS). The BLS course
is designed for healthcare professionals and other personnel who need to know
how to perform CPR and other basic cardiovascular life support skills.
After successfully completing the BLS course, students
should be able to:
importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival
Describe all the
steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts of the Chain of
Recognize the signs
of someone needing CPR
high-quality CPR on adults, children, and infants
importance of early AED use and demonstrate using one
Provide effective ventilations
with a barrier device
importance of teams in multirescuer resuscitation and perform as an effective
team member during multirescuer CPR
technique for relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (choking) for adults
If you would like to pair BLS with any of the other courses (PALS, PEARS, ACLS, etc.) please select the "adding to another course" registration type when registering. You will be asked which course, date and time you are attending. The BLS skills check can be done at the completion of your original course.
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