Basic life support (BLS) is a level of medical care which is used for victims of life-threatening illnesses or injuries until they can be given full medical care at a hospital. It can be provided by trained medical personnel, including emergency medical technicians, paramedics, and by qualified bystanders.
The course is presented by an Instructor accredited by the American Heart Association and the qualification is valid for two years.
Who should attend?
Any health care professional, e.g. nurses, doctors, etc.
At the course you will learn
The latest protocols with regards to CPR
The use of an AED, as per the American Heart Association.
What will the course cover?
BLS/CPR for Adults
AED for Adults and Children
BLS/CPR for Children
BLS/CPR for Infants
CPR with an advanced airway
Relief of chocking
Valid registration with relevant council, e.g. SANC or HPCSA