10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Basic Life Support (BLS) for
The BLS for Healthcare
Providers course is designed to provide a wide variety of certified or noncertified, licensed or nonlicensed, healthcare professionals
with the skills to keep people alive until they can be brought to a hospital or be treated with more advanced lifesaving measures.
BLS course covers:
•adult and pediatric CPR
scenarios and use of the bag-valve mask
•foreign-body airway obstruction (conscious and unconscious)
•automated external defibrillation
(includes child AED update)
•special resuscitation situations
•other cardiopulmonary emergencies
•stroke and cardiac arrest
In addition to general public, BLS training is intended for
certified or noncertified, licensed or nonlicensed, healthcare professionals, including:
•respiratory, physical, and occupational therapists
•residents or fellows
or nursing students in training
•aides, medical or nursing assistants, and other allied health personnel
In addition, BLS training
can be appropriate for first responders, such as police officers and firefighters, as well as for laypeople whose work brings
them into contact with members of the public, such as school, fitness center, or hotel and restaurant employees.
Students must pass a written exam and skills test in order to qualify for a BLS for Healthcare
Provider Course Completion Card.
Open to public!
Instructor: Michael Marcavage, EMT-B for over 10 years and a CPR instructor for over 3 years
Class ID: 389668
Number of seats available: 10
Organization Name: Kennedy Memorial Hospital
Training Center ID: NJ00555