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Irish Heart Foundation: BLS Healthcare Provider Course
The Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers Classroom Course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation - CPR, use an Automated External Defibrillator - AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner and in a wide variety of in-hospital and out-of-hospital settings.

The course takes approximately 4½ hours to complete and course participants are evaluated by skills testing and multiple choice questions (MCQ). This is the only Irish Heart Foundation / American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) course that certifies successful completion for healthcare professionals.

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BLS Healthcare Provider
Course

The BLS (HCP) course is the recommended Basic Life Support course for all Healthcare Professionals.

Course Content:

  • One and two rescuer Adult CPR
  • One and two rescuer Child CPR
  • One and two rescuer Infant CPR
  • Adult, Child and Infant recovery position
  • Adult, Child and Infant choking (conscious and unconscious)
  • Safe and effective use of an AED
  • Special considerations when using an AED
  • Use of face masks & bag-valve-mask devices
  • Skills group practice
  • Peer group practice

Features:

  • Video based course ensures consistency
  • Instructor led, hands on class format reinforces skills proficiency
  • Updated Science based content

In the classroom, students participate in simulated clinical scenarios and learning stations. Students work with an IHF BLS Instructor to complete BLS skills practice and skills testing. Students also complete a multiple choice questions (MCQ).

Course Format:

Initial Provider Course requires approximately 4½  hours to complete, including skills practice and skills testing. Renewal Course requires approximately 4 hours, including skills practice and skills testing.
*course time based on 1 instructor: 6 student: 2 manikins.

Irish Heart Foundation / American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers Course Completion Card is valid for two years.

Participants who successfully complete the course, including the skills evaluation, will receive an Irish Heart Foundation / American Heart Association Healthcare Provider provider course completion card (credential). This accreditation is recognised in over 50 countries throughout the world.

This course is eligible for CPD/CME points. The exact number of points you can claim depends on what your occupation/speciality is.

This course is eligible for up to 4.5 hours of face-to-face CPD.

Who Should Attend: Healthcare Professionals
Prerequisites: Relevant Background in Healthcare
Manual:  
Duration: 4½  hours
Certificate: A4 size certificate issued to each participant
Certificate Valid For: 2 years
Accreditation: Irish Heart Foundation / American Heart Association
Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider Card
Public Course Cost:  
Discounts for In-Company & Group Courses:
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There is no minimum age requirement set out in the current Education & Training Standards, however an individual should be mature enough to comprehend the knowledge, skills and implications associated with defibrillation and have a maturity to complete assessment to receive certification. Currently recognised institutions use 16 years of age as a benchmark.

Booking For Groups/Companies:
Just contact us and we will arrange an Instructor for your own location. All we need is a room suitable for the group size. This course is also available for bookings on weekends. This course can also be run for your group at our training centre in Terenure, Dublin. This course can be tailored for your group/company own needs.

Booking For Individuals:
This course is available as an open course for individuals to join, just call us or join our email list for updates of new courses and check our schedule page for details of our next open course.

Need A Course Urgently:
If you require this course urgently for work or safety audit, we can arrange this course at any time and in any location. This is possible even if it's just for one person. Just contact us for a quote.

Equality, Access, Transfer and Progression:
Places on the course are provided on a first come basis. If a course is full additional courses may be scheduled if there is adequate demand. Safety Ireland will at all times ensure equality in our service provision. We therefore ask any learner that has specific learning requirements to contact our office on 01-44 22 999 or at the time of booking the training and we will ensure that all possible measures are taken to meet requirements. English is the language that the training is provided in and participants must have a good understanding of the English language.  If participants prefer they are welcome to bring along an interpreter; however prior notice must be given to Safety Ireland First Response.

 

 

 
 
 
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