BCLS/AED

Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers

The American Heart Association's Basic Life Support (BLS) training reinforces healthcare professionals' understanding of the importance of early CPR and defibrillation, basic steps of performing CPR, relieving choking, and using an AED; and the role of each link in the Chain of Survival.

The Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers Course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. The course includes training on the following components:

  • Adult, child rescue breathing
  • Adult, child CPR/AED – 1 Rescuer
  • Adult, child CPR/AED – 2 Rescuers
  • Adult, child relief of choking
  • Adult, child bag-mask use
  • Infant rescue breathing
  • Infant CPR
  • Infant relief of choking
  • Infant bag-mask use

If you would like to sign up to attend one of our classes, please contact Lisa Birkinbine in our Training and Education Department at 770-693- 8420 or more information.