AH-105: Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers

Catalog Info

Effective Term
Fall 2019
Title when registering
Basic Life Support Healthcare
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
1 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Designed for individuals working in healthcare or for health career and nursing students preparing for their clinical assignments. Course introduces the theory and skills of CPR for victims of all ages. Features ventilation with a barrier device, a bag-mask device, supplemental oxygen, use of automated external defibrillator (AED), and relief of foreign-body airway obstruction. Upon successful completion of the course, including both written and skills testing, the student receives an American Heart Association healthcare provider card (valid for two years).

Course Satisfies MACRAO Requirements

Credit for Prior College-Level Learning

Options for Credit for Prior College-Level Learning
Other Details

Current American Heart Association, Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers card.

Office Contact
School of Health and Human Services: 313-845-9877, hhsinfo@hfcc.edu, Health Careers Education Ctr, Room: G-132