BLS for Healthcare Providers
Direct patient care providers or first responders needing CPR certification for employment should take this course. Single-rescuer and team life support skills for application in prehospital and in-facility environments are taught. A healthcare professionals' understanding of the importance of early CPR and defibrillation, relieving choking, basic steps of performing CPR, using an AED, and the role of each link in the "Chain of Survival" is also covered. This course is appropriate for nurses, Dental/Dialysis/Patient Care Technicians, LPNs, Physicians, Dentists, Chiropractors, Home Health Aides, Physical/Occupational/Respiratory therapists (and students), Law Enforcement acting as first responders, Firefighers, EMTs/Paramedics, etc.... The trainee will receive a card valid for two years.