Basic Life Support (BLS) training reinforces working professionals understanding of the importance of early CPR and defibrillation, performing basic steps of early CPR and defibrillation, performing basic steps of CPR, relieving choking, and the role of each link in the Chain of Survival.
The working professionals learn to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR to victims of all ages ,and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner.
With the BLS training and certification, you will be fully equipped to look after people needing immediate medical attention such as stroke, cardiac arrest, heart problem, injury or accident. Once the training is complete and you receive the certification you can work in the healthcare sector and emergency response industry. You can also start off by working as an athletic coach or fitness instructor, park ranger, firefighter, lifeguard, police officer, dental assistant, physiotherapists and special needs worker.
Who should enroll in this program?
The BLS Course from the AHA is intended for medical staff and other persons who need to know how to provide CPR and other fundamental cardiovascular life support techniques in a range of in-facility and prehospital settings.
What is taught in this course?