Basic Life Support

Course Outcomes

Candidate will be able to:  

  • Perform the initial steps of cardiopulmonary resuscitation in victims of all ages, basic airway maneuvers and rescue breathing with and without adjuncts.
  • Have proficiency in the use of bag-valve resuscitators and in the technique of automated external defibrillation.
  • Demonstrate how to manage choking in conscious and unconscious adults, children and infants, and be aware of special considerations such as scene and rescuer safety, standard precautions, head, neck and spinal injuries and the recovery position.

Course Size:  Upto 6 participants per Instructor
Course Length and Fee:  6 hours (1day) costing Rs. 2500

Course Structure

The Course is taught in a relaxed, video-based practice-while-watching interactive adult-learning environment. The focus is on active participation with ample opportunity to practice and apply these skills in simulated scenarios.

Assessment and Preparation

An 80-page American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers Manual is supplied prior to the Course. Every candidate is assessed at the end using multiple choice questions (MCQs) test and skill stations.
Each candidate will receive an American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers Certificate upon successful completion of the Course.

The BLS for Healthcare Provider Course is a compulsory entry requirement for international Advanced Life Support Courses such as ACLS.

Basic Life Support

Date: 26-08-2013

Time: 1 day (6 hours)

Fees: Rs. 2500/-


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