AH-105: Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers

Catalog Info

Effective Term
Fall 2014
WebAdvisor Title
Basic Life Support Healthcare
Credit Hours
0.50
Contact Hours
0.53
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
No

Credit for Prior College-Level Learning

Options for Credit for Prior College-Level Learning
Other
Other Details

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