The BLS Healthcare Provider Course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely, and effectiver manner. The course is intended for certified or non-certified, licensed or nonlicensed healthcare professionals.
American Heart Association
Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers
This packet is for those registered for
any CPR Course
It is also recommended that you purchase the BLS for Healthcare Providers
Course Textbook if you have never been through an AHA BLS class. Utilizing
this guide will greatly enhance your ability to become proficient in the
American Heart Association 2005 Guidelines for Basic Cardiac Life Support.
This book may be purchased from the Life Support Education Lab for $15.
Registration and Costs
All BLS/CPR classes are free to the UTMB Community (Staff, Students, Physicians). If you are Non-UTMB, there is a $25 course fee to take BLS-HCP or BLS Heartsaver AED.
All course fees must be paid within 5
days of registration.
There is an optional Course Textbook available for purchase.
2. Be prompt for class start times (or you may be asked to reschedule)
3. Silence or place on vibrate all cell phones and pagers
4. Complete all skills stations
5. Pass the written exam at end of course with an 84 or higher
If you have any questions, call the Education Lab at 409-772-2823
or email Keith at email@example.com
The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in BLS, ACLS, and PALS and has developed instructional materials for this purchase. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the American Heart Association. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course material, do not represent income to the Association.
Please contact Keith Ozenberger, Assistant Training Manager, with any questions at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 409-772-2823
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