Basic Life Support
Our Basic Life Support(BLS) course is designed for healthcare professionals. It teaches the skills for one and two rescuer CPR for victims of all ages. It also teaches the uses of the automated external defibrillator (AED) and techniques for choking victims. Student who successfully complete this course receive their AHA Healthcare Provider completion card which is valid for 2 years. This course is great for:
Physicians and PA
Nurses, RN, LPN
Those needing cert. renewal
This course last approx. 3 to 4 hours.
RENEWAL CLASSES available.
Renewal courses approx. 2 - 3 hours.
AED - Automated External Defibrillator.
This is a portable device that that verifies the patients heart rhythm and can send an electrical shock to the heart if an abnormal rhythm is detected. AEDs are used to treat sudden and unexpected condition called SCA (Sudden Cardiac Arrest). This is when the heart suddenly or unexpectedly stops beating.