Basic Life Support (BLS)

Learn BLS online, anywhere, anytime! Created by physicians and adheres to the latest ILCOR Standards and Guidelines
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At the completion of this course the participant will be familiar with basic life support techniques used in response to common emergencies.
Learn how to deliver high quality chest compressions, provide basic airway management, rescue breathing, and use of an automated external defibrillator (AED).
You will be familiar with course content that complies with ILCOR BLS guidelines and be prepared to take an exam for BLS certification.
Become familiar with basic life support techniques used in response to common emergencies.

Requirements

  • No previous training or special materials are required

Description

      Knowing the process of Basic Life Support (BLS) is critical in responding to life-threatening emergencies. The newest BLS course guidelines focus on doing several tasks simultaneously with a group process that promotes efficiency and minimization of errors. 

      This course will teach participants how to perform life support techniques including chest compressions, basic airway management, rescue breathing, AED use for defibrillation and more. 

      The course package includes: 

      - An online BLS study guide 

      - A BLS instructional presentation 

      NOTE - This course is for training in basic life support.  


Who this course is for:

  • Healthcare Professionals
  • Medical Students
  • Nursing and Allied Health Students
  • Emergency Responders
  • Anyone who wants to be prepared to save a life

Course content

15 sections55 lectures1h 43m total length
  • Introducing Save A Life by NHCPS & the Disque Foundation
    00:29
  • Who is NHCPS?
    01:08
  • Meet our Executive Director
    01:07

Instructor

Save a Life Certifications by NHCPS
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  • 15,070 Reviews
  • 134,789 Students
  • 9 Courses

Save a Life Certifications by NHCPS is the premier online provider of ACLS, PALS, BLS and CPR, AED & First Aid certification, and recertification. 

All proceeds from Save a Life Certifications by NHCPS support the efforts of the Disque Foundation, a nonprofit organization with a mission of advancing health care education to the under-served in the US and abroad. With the support of Save a Life Certifications by NHCPS, life support training has been made possible for the underserved in areas such as Haiti, Ethiopia, Malaysia, Costa Rica, Panama, and the United States.