Basic Life Support provider course

The AHA’s BLS Provider Course reflects science and education from the 2015 Guidelines Update for CPR and ECC. It teaches both single-rescuer and team basic life support skills for application in both prehospital and in-facility environments, with a focus on high-quality CPR and team dynamics.In the Instructor-led course, students participate in simulated clinical scenarios and learning stations. Students work with an AHA BLS Instructor to complete BLS skills practice and skills testing. Students also complete a written exam.

It covers:

  • The importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival
  • All of the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts of the Chain of Survival
  • Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR
  • Perform high-quality CPR for adults, children and infants
  • The importance of early use of an AED and demonstrate its use
  • Provide effective ventilations by using a barrier device
  • The importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation and perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR
  • The technique for relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (choking) for adults and infant
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Duration/Agenda

Half-day course 4-6 hours

Agenda

Audience

  • Physician

  • Nurses

  • Health care provider

  • Allied health

Certification

An international completion card and Certificate of attendance approved by American Heart Association valid for 2 years

International Completion Card

Registration

BAULS Center
Faculty of Health Sciences - 5th floor

+961 1 300110 Ex: 2892/2681