Basic Life Support is the foundation for saving lives after cardiac arrest. The AHA’s Basic Life Support Course has been updating reflecting new science in 2015. American Heart Association Guidelines Update for CPR and Emergency Cardiovascular Care (2015 AHA Guidelines for CPR and ECC). This video-based, Instructor-led course teaches both single-rescuer and team basic life support skills for application in in-facility and prehospital settings.
After successfully completing the BLS Course, students should be able to describe the importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival Describe 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 Describe the importance of early use of an AED and demonstrate its use Provide effective ventilations by using a barrier device Describe the importance of teams in multi rescuer resuscitation and perform.
As an effective team member during multi rescuer CPR Describe. The technique for relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (choking) for adults and infants Product Specifications. The Basic Life Support Provider Manual contains all of the information students to know to successfully complete the BLS Course The BLS Provider Manual is designed for use by a single user and as a student reference tool pre-and post-course. The following are the specifications for the BLS Provider Manual: 8.375″ x 10.875″ manual Includes 96 pages of full-color images and text Contained within a full-color softcover Includes a 4″ x 6.5″, 3-panel.
BLS Reference Card (not sold separately) Panel content includes:
Critical Concepts. BLS Healthcare Provider Adult Cardiac Arrest Algorithm-2015 Update.
Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider Pediatric Cardiac Arrest Algorithm for the Single Rescuer-2015. Update Product specs continued: Panel content, continued: BLS Healthcare Provider Pediatric Cardiac Arrest Algorithm
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