- Mike Musto
Took the American Heart Association Heartsaver First Aid with CPR/AED course at work yesterday. Was a great course and I... read more - 1/22/2015
- E T
Our BLS instructor was very knowledgable, patient & thorough. Code One makes you feel welcome & confident in your skills... read more - 5/11/2018sshrader52 schrader
I have been to many BLS for Provider training sessions. I've also tried online. This is the best experience as... read more - 7/25/2018Hannah Scrivener
Rich and his team did a phenomenal job making Code One the go to place to take your EMT (and... read more - 6/30/2017
- Katie Martin
I completed the online portion and test, then went to the classroom for the hands on portion of certification. For... read more - 7/26/2018
- Sabrina Botelho
Learned a lot in the two days I was there. Good learning experience. Only wish there was a acls session... read more - 7/03/2015
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.
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 in all patient care areas including nurses, physicians, paramedics, respiratory therapists, physician’s assistants, residents or fellows, and medical or nursing students in training.
A pocket mask, American Heart Association BLS Provider Student Workbook, and two year certification are included in this course.
$80 – Includes pocket mask, student workbook, and two year American Heart Association Basic Life Support certification upon successful completion. Price includes $15 SHU student discount.
Proficient demonstration of skills and a score of 84% or higher on the written examination are required for certification. Students that do not achieve either of these will be remediated and allowed an additional attempt to test.
Successful completion of this course results in an American Heart Association Basic Life Support certification which is valid for 2 years from the date of the course.
Initial Basic Life Support Provider Certification
Instructor Led Basic Life Support Provider Courses
Renewal Basic Life Support Provider Registration
Online American Heart Association Heartcode BLS with in-person skills appointments.