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Basic Life Support (BLS)

Successfully complete this free online course on BLS and register for a certificate to become globally accredited.

Publisher: NHCPS
The basic steps in administering CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) and basic life support (BLS) to adults, children and infants, depending on how many rescuers are available, will be outlined in this free online course. It will also evaluate different manoeuvres, the use of AEDs (automated external defibrillators), and how to open patients' airways. Complete this course and apply for certification to gain free international accreditation.
  • Duration

    4-5 Hours
  • Students

  • Accreditation






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First, the course will outline the BLS 2015 guidelines and explain how they differ to the 2010 guidelines. It will explain the details and categories that changed in delivering basic life support and cardiopulmonary resuscitation to an infant, a child and an adult. You will also examine how to administer CPR to adults, children and infants through videos that will show you every step.

Then, discuss what to do once you arrive at the scene, whether you are alone or there is someone else with you. Learn how to check for responsiveness, how to use automated external defibrillators (AEDs) and how to open the airway in infants, children and adults. You will also analyze mouth-to-mouth and mouth-to-nose ventilation.

Finally, this course is free and can be accessed anytime and anywhere. You can learn in the comfort of your home and there is no time limit so you can learn at your own pace. These skills and knowledge could help you save a life in the future. If you complete this course, you can apply for a certificate to gain access to international accreditation. Enrol today so that you can help save a life tomorrow.

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