BLS CPR for Healthcare Providers

BLS CPR for Healthcare Providers

The Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers course is designed to prepare a wide variety of healthcare professionals. Students will gain the ability to recognize life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use the AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. The intended audience for the BLS CPR for Healthcare Providers course are those who provide direct patient care in a wide variety of settings.

Audience:

This course is for healthcare professionals 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. Some examples of careers that would benefit from this level of CPR are: EMT, CNA, Doctors, Dentists, Dental Assistants, Firefighters, Corrections Officers and more.

Course Content:

  • Key changes in basic life support, reflecting the new science from the 2010 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care
  • Critical concepts of high-quality CPR
  • The American Heart Association Chain of Survival
  • 1-Rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child and infant
  • 2-Rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child and infant
  • Differences between adult, child and infant rescue techniques
  • Bag-mask techniques for adult, child and infant
  • Rescue breathing for adult, child and infant
  • Relief of choking for adult, child and infant
  • CPR with an advanced airway*

* This is an introduction to the compression/ventilation rate and ratio for a patient who has an advanced airway in place.
Upcoming classes will be held at the following campuses:

START MONTH COURSE DATES LOCATION COURSE TYPE NAME PRICE TIME
MAY 2020 5/14 CARVER CPR BLS $75 6PM-10PM
MAY 2020 5/20 WORCESTER CPR BLS $75 6PM-10PM
JUNE 2020 6/25 E. PROVIDENCE CPR BLS $75 6PM-10PM
JULY 2020 7/10 NEW BEDFORD CPR BLS $75 9AM-1PM
JULY 2020 7/16 CARVER CPR BLS $75 6PM-10PM
AUGUST 2020 8/8 BEVERLY CPR BLS $75 9AM-1PM
AUGUST 2020 8/27 E. PROVIDENCE CPR BLS $75 6PM-10PM
SEPTEMBER 2020 9/17 CARVER CPR BLS $75 6PM-10PM
OCTOBER 2020 10/29 E. PROVIDENCE CPR BLS $75 6PM-10PM
NOVEMBER 2020 11/19 CARVER CPR BLS $75 6PM-10PM
DECEMBER 2020 12/17 E. PROVIDENCE CPR BLS $75 6PM-10PM

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National EMS Institute is State accredited through the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Office of Emergency Medical Technicians and the State of Rhode Island Department of Public Health. NEI hosts nationally accredited training courses through the NREMT and operates under a Letter of Review from CoAEMSPs. National EMS Institute, Inc. reserves the right to change course times and locations to serve our students better.