This item is available for pre-order only. The availability date is approximately 10/24/2020.
BLS is the foundation for saving lives after cardiac arrest. This video-based, Instructor-led course teaches both single-rescuer and team basic life support skills for application in both in-facility and prehospital settings. This course is designed for healthcare professionals and other personnel who need to know how to perform CPR and other basic cardiovascular life support skills.
After successfully completing the BLS course, students should be able to:
describe the importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival
describe all the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply the BLS concepts of the Chain of Survival
recognize the signs of someone needing CPR
perform high-quality CPR on adults, children, and infants
describe the importance of early AED use and demonstrate using one
provide effective ventilations with a barrier device
describe the importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation and perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR
describe the technique for relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (choking) for adults and infants.
Upon completion, students receive a course completion card valid for 2 years.