BLS for Healthcare Providers eLearning Part 1

BLS for Healthcare Providers

Key changes in basic life support, reflecting new science from the 2010 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care

• Critical concepts in high-quality CPR

• The American Heart Association Chain of Survival

• 1-rescuer CPR and AED for adults, children and infants

• 2-rescuer CPR and AED for adults, children and infants

• Differences among adult, child and infant rescue techniques

• Bag-mask techniques for adults, children and infants

• Rescue breathing for adults, children and infants

• Relief of choking for adults, children and infants

Atlanta First Aid CPR AED

Atlanta First Aid CPR AED

The Heartsaver ® First Aid CPR AED course provides first responders with training in basic first aid and CPR AED procedures — including the first aid skills recommended by OSHA — in a format that can be delivered in a single day. The course covers:

•                First Aid Basics

•                Medical Emergencies

•                Injury Emergencies

•                Environmental Emergencies

•                Adult CPR AED

•                Adult Choking

Options include:

•                Child CPR AED

•                Infant CPR

•                Child and Infant Choking

The Heartsaver ® First Aid CPR AED course is intended for all individuals who have a duty to respond to a first aid or cardiac emergency because of job responsibilities or regulatory requirements, including:

•                security and airline personnel

•                camp counselors

•                police and firefighters

•                teachers and day-care workers

•                aerobics teachers/physical-fitness trainers

•                other individuals who want or need first-aid training.

The instructor-led course is approximately 5 to 7 hours, with skills testing by an American Heart Association instructor or skills evaluator during the course.