Now a Blended Course!
Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider (CPR775)
WHO SHOULD TAKE THE COURSE?
Healthcare professionals and other personnel who need to know how to perform CPR and other basic cardiovascular life support skills in a wide variety of in-facility and prehospital settings.
COURSE COVERS:• New science and education from the 2015 AHA Guidelines Update for CPR and ECC• The components of high-quality CPR for adults, children, and infants• The AHA Chain of Survival for prehospital and in-facility providers• Important early use of an AED• Effective ventilations using a barrier device• Importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation and performance as an effective team memberduring multi-rescuer CPR• Relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (choking) for adults and infants.
THIS IS A CURRENTLY A BLENDED COURSE DUE TO COVID RESTRICTIONS. YOU MUST TAKE THE ONLINE PORTION AND BRING YOUR COMPLETION CERTIFICATE TO THE HANDS ON SKILLS TESTING.
Pre-registration for the skills test is required and can be accomplished by calling 301-784-5341. Please be prepared to select a date and 2-hour time slot when you call to register. MASKS ARE REQUIRED ON CAMPUS.
PREREQUISITE: Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider Online https://shopcpr.heart.org/courses/blsProduct code 15-3254, THE COST IS $28.50; Book code is 15-3102, THE COST IS $14.50
Upon successful completion of the FULL eCOURSE and the in-person skills test, participants will be emailed an American Heart Association BLS eCard, valid for 2 years.
Note: Class end times may vary based upon the number of students, student skill level, and need/desire for Child/Infant CPR training. Classes may be cancelled due to low enrollment. SKILLS TESTING ONLY, 4 students per time slot maximum
SKILLS TESTING ONLY, 4 students per time slot maximum
10/17, Saturday, (8-10 AM or 11 AM-1 PM or 2-4 PM)
11/14, Saturday, (8-10 AM or 11 AM-1 PM or 2-4 PM)
12/5, Saturday, (8-10 AM or 11 AM-1 PM or 2-4 PM)
ACM: CE 8
Course Cost: $50 Skills testing portion only
Maryland Senior Course Cost: $45 Skills testing portion only