Basic Life Support (BLS) (Fully in-person)
Description: This will be entirely in the classroom with one 15 min break. This Basic Life Support (BLS) course for Healthcare Providers, will follow the American Heart Association (AHA) 2020 Guildelines. You will learn to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) to victims of all ages, use an automated external defibrillator (AED), and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner.
Included in cost: Classroom instruction, AHA Healthcare Provider BLS book, and BLS Provider eCard.
Note: This offering does NOT include First Aid Certification. Please contact us at CHES@edgewood.edu if you would like information on how to obtain First Aid Certification.
The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.