This Irish Heart Foundation / American Heart Association certified course covers CPR, use of a defibrillator and first aid for choking. It also covers use of a bag valve mask and high performance CPR.
This course is suitable for Nurses in Acute and Primary Care, physicians such as General Practitioners, Dentists and allied healthcare professionals.
This Basic Life Support (BLS) course is designed to provide healthcare professionals with high quality CPR skills, how to use an Automated External Defibrillator, relief of choking and how to use a Bag valve mask.
Assessed by practical skills
Course completion card.
We recommend renewal every 2 years.
Any special needs / requirements should be identified at the time of booking. Participants should be advised to dress appropriately, due to the nature of the course, there will be manual skills, including CPR.
Course Length: Classroom course: 6 hours. Blended option requires approx 90 mins practical
Maximum no. Participants: 6 per instructor