Basic Life Support (BLS) CPR/AED,
Airway Management, and Oxygen Therapy
Duration: 6 hrs / Cost: $163.85
This course combines three certifications in one day to create a comprehensive course for anyone entering the workforce as a paramedic, firefighter, health care professional or lifeguard. The three-course contents are:
Basic Life Support (BLS)
This course is designed to build participant confidence in performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills and provide the important steps to perform a rapid assessment, perform Basic Life Support (BLS) skills, and perform rapid defibrillation (AED). After successful completion of this portion, you will obtain a 1-year certification.
This portion will provide the participants with the knowledge and practical skills to create and maintain a patient’s airway, as well as teaching the equipment available and how to use it to perform the appropriate interventions based on the patient’s condition. After successful completion of this portion, you will obtain a 3-year certification.
This portion will provide the participants with the knowledge and practical skills to correctly identify when it is necessary to administer supplemental oxygen and how to correctly deliver supplemental oxygen through the appropriate delivery device. Participants will learn how to properly and safely handle and assemble the equipment. After successful completion of this portion, you will obtain a 3-year certification.
Note for Basic Life Support (BLS) recertification without Airway Management and Oxygen Therapy portions please review the section for the Basic Life Support (BLS) CPR/AED recertification course here.
BLS Field Guide ($15.00) (optionally take-home manual)
This is a portable quick-reference guide on BLS skills, airway management, and oxygen therapy. It’s coil bound on water-resistant paper. (56 pages, 11.43 cm x 13.97 cm, 4.5″ x 5.5″)