Basic Life Support Training in Ocala, FL

This course is for healthcare professionals who need to know how to perform CPR and other lifesaving skills in a wide variety of in-hospital and out-of-hospital settings. 

Gainesville BLS Training

BLS Ocala

Gainesville BLS Training

What is a BLS Certification?

Basic Life Support (BLS) certification reinforces healthcare professionals’ understanding of the importance of early CPR and defibrillation, basic steps of performing CPR, relieving choking, and using an AED; and the role of each link in the Chain of Survival. 

Who typically takes this course:

  • Doctors, Nurses, Physician Assistants, Pharmacists, EMTs, CNAs, Most Healthcare-Related Workers
  • Dentists, Dental Assistants
  • Healthcare-Related Studies (i.e., Nursing, Pre-Med, Pre-Pharmacy, PA, etc.)

After successfully completing the BLS course, students should be able to:

  • Describe the importance of high-quality CPR and its impact on survival
  • Describe all of the steps of the Chain of Survival and apply its BLS concepts
  • Recognize the signs of someone needing CPR
  • Perform high-quality CPR on adults, children, and infants
  • Describe the importance of early AED use and demonstrate using one
  • Provide effective ventilations with a barrier device
  • Describe the importance of teams in multi-rescuer resuscitation and perform as an effective team member during multi-rescuer CPR
  • Describe the technique for relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (choking) for adults and infants.

Course Options

BLS for Healthcare offers two options:

  1. Full Classroom / In-Person Training
  2. HeartCode Blended Course, which included an online module with a classroom component.  

Both options provide students with an Instructor-led classroom session. In both classes, students spend plenty of time practicing and performing skills guided by an AHA instructor. The course concludes with each student testing their skills, passing a written exam & receiving their AHA BLS Course Completion Card.

BLS In-Person (Classroom)

Certification: American Heart Association
Length of Class: 4 hours
Format: 100% Classroom
Price: $55/$49 with valid Student ID
Location: Ocala

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BLS In-Person (Renewal)

Certification: American Heart Association
Length of Class: 2 hrs online; 1 hr classroom
Format: Part Online; Part in Classroom
Price: $79
Location: Ocala

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