Red Cross Basic Life Support (formerly called CPR-HCP)
- Stand-alone course – 4 hours
- With Airway Management – 5 hours
- With Oxygen Therapy – 5 hours
- With Airway Management and Oxygen Therapy – 6 hours
Designed to build participant confidence in performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills and provide the important steps to perform a rapid assessment, perform Basic Life Support (BLS) skills, and perform rapid defibrillation. Airway Management and Oxygen Therapy can also be added as additional certifications to this course.
In-facility care providers, including nursing staff, care aides, medical and dental professionals. Pre-hospital care providers, which may include professionals in a fire service, rescue team, sports-medicine, lifeguards and ski patrol.
Evening program (if offered)
First evening BLS basics, second evening Airway Management and Oxygen administration
Day Program (if offered)
Sunday 9.00-1.00 pm (4 hrs) Basics
For Oxygen and Airway Management its up to 1 hr per module.
Basic Life Support (formerly called CPR-HCP) is a 1 year certification, recertifying your BLS course is 2 hrs for the basic course.
This course can be combined with most standard Red Cross courses, like Standard First Aid or Emergency first aid. To book your class, please visit our course listing: https://be-prepared.ca/courses-abbotsford-richmond/
***WHEN SCHEDULING YOUR RECERTIFICATION, PLEASE BRING PROOF OF CURRENT CERTIFICATE, IF TICKET HAS EXPIRED (EVEN FOR A DAY), PLEASE SCHEDULE FOR FULL COURSE!! - THESE ARE RED CROSS STANDARDS***
For more information, please visit the Red Cross link below: