Basic Life Saving (BLS) Course

4 – 6 hour course


Course Description

Basic life support (BLS) is the recognition of and initial intervention or treatment given by pre-hospital or in-facility responders to a patient suffering from cardiac arrest or respiratory arrest.
The focus of the BLS course is to deliver high-performance, team-based resuscitation at a professional level in a pre-hospital or in-facility environment.

Please note: All First Aid programs now must add an additional $10 Training Pack for safety practices. These packs include:

  • pocket mask with one-way valve
  • gloves
  • two triangular bandages

Topics Included

Base Course

  • Legal & Ethical Issues
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Primary Assessment
  • Two Responder & Team-based CPR
  • Bag-Valve-Mask
  • AEDs
  • Airway Obstructions (Anatomical & Foreign-Body Airway Obstruction)
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Special Considerations
  • High Performance Communication

Airway Management

  • Airway Adjuncts (including Oropharyngeal, Nasopharyngeal & Supraglottic Airways)
  • Suctioning
  • Pulse Oximetry

Oxygen Therapy

  • Oxygen Set-up & Delivery
  • Oxygen Delivery Devices
  • Administering Oxygen


Basic Life Support Course




  • Base Course
  • Requires additional fee of $10 for mandatory Training Pack



Basic Life Support Course




  • Full Course
  • Requires additional fee of $10 for mandatory Training Pack