Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers Training
Who is BLS Training For?
BLS (Basic Life Support) for Healthcare Providers course is designed for medical, para-medical and allied healthcare professionals. The skills taught include adult and pediatric CPR (including two rescuer scenarios), use of bag valve mask and barrier devices, management of foreign body airway obstruction (FBAO) as well as use of Automated External Defibrillator (AED).
The course is approved by the Irish Heart Foundation and the American Heart Association and is widely recognised, both nationwide and internationally. All teaching is evidence based and in accordance to the training guidelines set down by the AHA.
The training includes theory and practical assessment.
Adult & Pediatric Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation CPR
Bag Valve Masks & Barrier Devices
Two Rescuer Scenarios
The duration of the training is approx 4.5 hours.
On successful completion of the training participants will be issued with a BLS for Healthcare Providers credit card sized certificate (e-Card). The certificate will be issued by the Irish Heart Foundation & American Heart Association and will be valid for a period of two years.
Other BLS Training Links
Click here for CPR training for other healthcare providers such as healthcare assistants. Other courses include the Healthcare Package.
For further details on the American Heart association BLS training requirements page click here.