AHA BLS Course Refresher – 2015 Guidelines for CPR & ECC




NEW – Updated with 2015 AHA Guidelines for CPR & ECC.

The AHA’s new BLS Course has been updated to include science and education from the 2015 Guidelines Update for CPR and ECC. It teaches both single-rescuer and team basic life support skills for application in both prehospital and in-facility environments, with a focus on high-quality CPR and team dynamics.

In the Instructor-led course, students participate in simulated clinical scenarios and learning stations.
Students work with an AHA BLS Instructor to complete BLS skills practice and skills testing.

Students also complete a written exam

• The importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival

• All of 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 for adults, children and infants

• The importance of early use of an AED and demonstrate its use

• Provide effective ventilations by using a barrier device

• The importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation and perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR

  • The technique for relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (choking) for adults and infants
  • Please add course date to the MEMO with payment