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CPR/BLS

April 25, 2019  |  8:00 AM  -  10:30 AM

The American Heart Association BLS / CPR Course provides the foundation for saving lives from cardiac arrest. It teaches both single-rescuer and team basic life support skills for application in both prehospital and in-facility environments, with a focus on high-quality CPR and team dynamics.

Course Content

•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 team dynamics in multirescuer resuscitation and perform as an effective team member during multirescuer CPR

• Describe the technique for relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (choking) for adults and infants

 

The cost is $50 and is due the day of class.

Blanchard Valley Hospital
1900 S. Main Street
Findlay, OH 45840
Center for Diagnostic Studies, 3rd Fl. Classrooms