Basic Life Support Provider

American Heart Association Professional CPR AED

The American Heart Association BLS Provider course trains professionals with clinical responsibilities to provide lifesaving interventions to victims of cardiac and respiratory arrest. This course covers CPR and use of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) for adults, children, and infants. This certification is required for most healthcare providers that work in patient care areas and for students enrolled in medical and nursing programs.

Why choose Code One?

  • AHA certification card delivered same day
  • We don't cancel classes due to low enrollment
  • Convenient class times and locations
  • Professional and knowledgable staff

Course Fee: $75

Includes pocket mask and two year American Heart Association Basic Life Support Provider certification upon successful completion. Course fee does not include BLS Provider student manual which may be purchased for $19.95 during registration.

Group Discounts Available

Code One's Mobile Training Team provides American Heart Association training off-site at client locations nationwide! We are able to accommodate groups of all sizes and can custom tailor your training to meet industry specific needs.

This was a seemingly flawless experience-  easy online registration; a training environment where there was plenty of equipment with which to practice; a bright, clean, safe room; and most importantly, a competent, clear, informative, pleasant instructor.

Christine B., LPN

Worcester, MA

The Basic Life Support (CPR/AED) Provider Course is designed to train healthcare professionals to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. The course is intended for healthcare professionals and healthcare students with clinical responsibilities (see intended audience below).

BLS Providers meets the current ECC 2015 and the current American Heart Association standards for Healthcare Provider CPR and AED. It covers CPR and AED for Adults, Children, and Infants.

This course takes approximately 3.5 hours to complete.

This course is intended for healthcare providers with clinical responsibilities including nurses, physicians, paramedics, emergency medical technicians, respiratory therapists, physical and occupational therapists, physician's assistants, residents or fellows, medical or nursing students in training, lifeguards, police officers, and other allied health personnel.

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Successful completion of this course results in an American Heart Association BLS Provider certification card which is valid for 2 years from the date of the course.

The 2010 "BLS for Healthcare Providers" course was renamed to "BLS Provider" with the 2015 update. These are equivalent courses.

The American Heart Association does not provide Continuing Medical Education (CME/CEU) hours for instructor-led BLS Provider courses. If you need CME, please complete the Heartcode BLS training by clicking here.

A pocket mask and a two-year American Heart Association BLS Provider certification eCard are included in this course.

The BLS Provider student manual is required for this course and is sold separately. If you already own one or have access to one before, during, and after the class, you do not need to purchase one during registration.

An open book written exam and skills test are completed as part of this program. Proficient demonstration of CPR skills and a score of 84% or higher on the written examination is required for certification. Students not successful with these exams will be remediated and allowed an additional attempt to test the same day.

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Code One’s¬†Upcoming Course Schedule is Sorted by Location Below

Northeast Division:
East Hartford, CT

 

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New Haven, CT

 

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Stamford, CT

 

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Worcester, MA

 

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Southeast Division:
Charleston, SC

 

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Savannah, GA

 

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Online Heartcode BLS Course

Complete the Heartcode BLS course online and come in for a brief skills appointment at our training center. Online AHA courses result in the same certification card as the instructor-led course.