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Duration: 4 Hours
Intended Audience: Nurses, Doctors, Firefighters, EMTs, Hospital/Clinic personnel, Dental Workers, or anyone interested in the healthcare field
Description: The American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider course is a higher level CPR class that is designed to train healthcare professionals on recognizing and responding to several life-threatening emergencies. Nearly all Healthcare workers are required to have at least this BLS class. Skills include: Providing CPR for adults, children and infants, using an Automated External Defibrillator and relieving choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. The course is intended for certified or non-certified, licensed or non-licensed healthcare professionals.
Healthcare providers and lay responders may choose the ‘standard’ Bloodborne Pathogens online course. Tattoo Artists: The Department of Health now requires an in classroom session to be completed in addition to the online portion of this course to be compliant. Please complete the brief online class before coming to your selected in person session below. Topics in this session include: Bloodborne Pathogens, Prevention of Disease Transmission, Aseptic Techniques and Infection Control.