Beirut Arab University Life Support international training Center, is accredited internationally by the American Heart Association, on March 31,2017, in the presence of Mrs. Zahraa EL Hilali,the Regional Director of the American Heart Association, the president of the order of Nurses in Lebanon Dr. Nihad Doumat, Dr. Michel Ibrahim representing the president of the order of the Physical Therapy in Lebanon and a number of hospital directors and health sector workers in Lebanon.
This center targets at educating and training students and all those who wish on the following life support courses:
BAULS certified as a reference center of the American Heart Association
Beirut Arab University’s Life Support Center (BAULS) was certified as the first Lebanese reference center of the American Heart Association in the Middle East and North Africa, which was announced at the annual conference held in Dubai on December 9, 2019.
The center will undertake the following advancements:
Developing and rehabilitating centers
Supervising the quality of training
Increasing specialized training courses to further enable trainers, supervisors and coordinators
Since 2017, the center affiliated to the Faculty of Health Sciences was recognized by the American Heart Association for its confirmation to the highest international standards in training programs for health and medical personnel according to AHA union’s medical and legal procedures and Lebanese hospitals.
As a result, the center’s work has expanded and training courses are supervised and conducted by professional regional trainers to maintain and ensure high-quality standards at five training sites across Lebanon:
Haykel Hospital, Tripoli
Al-Youssef Hospital Center, Akkar
Continuing Medical Training Center, Bekaa
BAULS at BAU Tripoli Campus
The American Heart Association (AHA) mission is to build healthier lives ,free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke.
The AHA is the nation’s and largest voluntary health organisation dedicated to saving people from heart disease and stroke.
BAU life support center is an AHA authorized center on Feb 2017, set up to provide high quality CPR training , and strive to reduce the global burden of cardiovascular disease and stroke, by improving the chain of survival in community and in health care system.
Beirut Arab University - Beirut Campus
BAULS Center - 5th floor