BLS for Healthcare Provider with Heartsaver FirstAid
Students receive 2 cards:
BLS for Healthcare Provider and Heartsaver First Aid. This class is appropriate for those with medical/public type employment such as School Nurses, Massage Therapists, Home Health Care Providers and other employment types. Check with your employer for the exact card(s) you need.
The Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers Classroom 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.
This course is for healthcare professionals, nursing students, EMT students, and other medical field related students who need to know how to perform CPR, as well as other lifesaving skills, in a wide variety of in-hospital and out-of-hospital settings.
Heartsaver First Aid is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led course that teaches students critical skills to respond to and manage an emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical services (EMS) arrives. Students learn skills such as how to treat bleeding, sprains, broken bones, shock and other first aid emergencies.
The AHA requires that you posess a current Student Manual for the course during and after the class. If you already have the current Student Manual for BLS for Healthcare Providers, please bring it with you to class. If you do not have the current manual, you may purchase one from Save A Life CPR and pick it up the day of class. Student Manuals will not be mailed in advance.
The current Student Manual was released in February 2016.
The current Student Manual Number is 15-1010.