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Basic Life Support
This Basic Life Support course is approved by the American Heart Association. In this classroom-based course, healthcare professionals learn
how to recognize several life-threatening emergencies
how to provide CPR to victims of all ages
how to use an AED and relieve choking in a safe, timely, and effective manner
At the conclusion of this 5-hour course, students will be tested according to the American Heart Association guidelines and standards. The certification is good for two (2) years. Students must be in attendance for all five (5) hours of the course in order to receive credentials through the American Heart Association. Students who are late to this class will forfeit their tuition and seat in the course.
Specific Course Outcomes
Key changes in basic life support, reflecting the new science from the American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care
Critical concepts of high-quality CPR
American Heart Association Chain of Survival
1-Rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child, and infant
2-Rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child, and infant
- Differences between adult, child, and infant rescue techniques
- Bag-mask techniques for adult, child, and infant
- Rescue breathing for adult, child, and infant
- Relief of choking for adult, child, and infant
- CPR with an advanced airway
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