The Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers, is a 1 day course which is video led and provides practical demonstrations and practice sessions for the participants. This course is aimed at healthcare providers who provide service to patient’s in-hospital and out-of-hospital settings. These may include doctors, nurses, paramedics, medical technicians, physical and occupational therapists, doctor’s assistants, registrars, interns, medical and nursing students and other allied health personnel.COURSE CONTENT
Part 1 - General Concepts
Part 2 - BLS for Adults
Part 3 - Automated external defibrillator for adults and children 8 years and older
Part 4 - Team Dynamics
Part 5 - BLS for infants and children
Part 6 - Automated external defibrillator for infants and children less than 8 years of age
Part 7 - Ventilation techniques
Part 8 - Opioid-associated life-threatening emergencies
Part 9 - Chocking relief for adults, children and infants
Part 10 - Head trauma and traumatic brain injury
Participants who successfully complete the course, including the written examination and skills evaluation, will receive an American Heart Association /Resuscitation Council of Southern Africa. This accreditation is recognised throughout the world. This certification is valid for 2 years.
A maximum of only 9 participants can be accommodated in each workshop and attendance will be conducted on a first come first served basis.
We therefore encourage you to submit your registration form and proof of payment as soon as possible to confirm your booking.
Learners will receive the manual at least 2 weeks prior to the course date.
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