Basic Life Support (BLS)

For Healthcare Providers and Professional Rescuers

The Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers Course is certified by the American Safety & Health Institute and is locally recognized by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT), and DCAS. CPD points are awarded by the Dubai Health Authority.

Perfect For:

Individuals in the healthcare or professional rescuer field that are required to have professional-level basic life support training.

Basic Life Support BLS

Course Content

  • Sudden Cardiac Arrest & Early Defibrillation
  • Chain of Survival
  • Chest Compression
  • Rescue Breaths CPR Mask
  • Rescue Breaths Bag Valve
  • Rescue Breaths Other considerations
  • Primary Assessment – Unresponsive
  • Recovery Position 
  • CPR – Adults, Child & Infant
  • Automatic External Defibrillators
  • AED Operation
  • AED Troubleshooting
  • Team Approach
  • Choking
  • Legal Considerations
  • Emotional Considerations

Course Duration & Format 

  • 5 hours of training
  • Written examination
  • Practical examination
  • The course is presented in an interactive and enjoyable format ensuring maximum participation and involvement of all students
  • DVD presentation and practical scenarios to ensure all skills are practiced and mastered

Accreditations & Certifications 

  • International Certification from the American Safety & Health Institute (ASHI)
  • Local accreditation with the Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services (DCAS) and Trakhees-EHS
  • Continuous Medical Education (CME) points are applicable for this training as certified by Dubai Health Authority (DHA)
  • Certificate validity is for 2 years
  • Certificates are issued on the same day of training to all persons completing the course
  • Each student will receive a wallet sized certification card as well as an A4 certificate for the course completed
American Safety & Health Institute (ASHI)
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