This video-based, Instructor-led course teaches both single-rescuer and team basic life support skills for
application in both in- and out-of-hospital settings. This course trains participants to promptly recognize several
life-threatening emergencies, give high-quality chest compressions, deliver appropriate ventilations and provide
early use of an AED. It includes adult, child, and infant rescue techniques. This course also teaches relief of
BLS for Healthcare Providers teaches skills using the AHA’s research-proven Practice-While-Watching
technique, which allows Instructors to observe the students, provide feedback and guide the students’ acquisition
of skills. The course uses a recommended ratio of 6 students to 2 manikins to 1 instructor.
The BLS for Healthcare Providers Student Manual is designed for use by a single user and as a student
reference tool pre- and post-course. Following are the specifications for the BLS for Healthcare Providers
· 8.375” x 10.875” manual
· Includes 68 pages of full-color images and text
· Contained within a full-color soft cover
· Includes a 4” x 6.5”, 3-panel BLS for Healthcare Providers Pocket Reference Card
· Bound book
This course is designed for healthcare professionals and other personnel who need to know how to perform CPR and other basic cardiovascular life support skills in a wide variety of in- and out- of hospital settings.
Replaces part # 80-1010