Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider Course

5,5 hour – BLS for Healthcare Providers

This course is aimed at all healthcare professionals who may need to perform Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) on victims who have collapsed and are in cardiac arrest. The steps of CPR on victims of all ages, basic airway manoeuvres, rescue breathing are taught on the course. Candidates will also be proficient in the use of bag-valve mask resuscitators and the technique to follow when using an automated external defibrillator (AED). We highly recommend this 5 ½ hour interactive course which is presented at our training college, but can also be presented on site at your location, if there are sufficient candidates.

basic life support course

Basic Life Support (BLS Training)

In this training course, you will be able to demonstrate how to manage choking in conscious and unconscious adults, children, infants, and be aware of special considerations such as scene and rescuer safety, standard precautions, head, neck and spinal injuries and the recovery position.

The course is taught in a relaxed, video-based practice-while-watching interactive adult learning environment. The focus is on active participation with ample opportunity to practice and apply these skills in simulated scenarios.


Assessment and Preparation

Participants will receive an American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers Manual. Each candidate will receive an American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers Certificate upon successful completion of the course which is valid for two years.


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Accredited by American Heart Association (AHA).

14 Continuing Education Units

1 BLS Ethics via the HPCSA. 

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