BLS Certification

Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers
Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Professionals is the recommended BLS class for MDs, RNs, EMTs, Dentists, Pharmacists, and all medical personnel. BLS certification meets the CPR requirements for EMT, nursing and medical students.

BLS certification teaches both single-rescuer and team basic life support skills. It trains participants to promptly recognize several life-threatening emergencies, give high-quality chest compressions, deliver appropriate ventilations and provide early use of an AED.

We offer several BLS certification program options including American Heart Association and American Red Cross. To register for a class click on the option below that best meets your needs.

Initial BLS Certification Options

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BLS Certification - American Red Cross - $75

American Red Cross BLS certification class is designed to train Healthcare Providers to respond to cardiac and breathing emergencies for adult, child, and infant victims with a focus on team-based response, BLS builds the key critical thinking, problem solving, and team dynamic skills that are needed to drive better patient outcomes.

Duration: This class is approximately 2.5 hours.

Certification: 2 year American Red Cross BLS certificate (issued same day)

Online Pre-course: This is a blended learning course including an online portion and an instructor-led classroom skill session. The 2 hour online portion must be completed prior to attending the in-class portion.

Class Schedules & Registration
Classes Date Day Time Location
Register BLS - Red Cross May 23, 2019 Thursday 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Register BLS - Red Cross May 23, 2019 Thursday 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Register BLS - Red Cross May 24, 2019 Friday 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Register BLS - Red Cross May 24, 2019 Friday 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Register BLS - Red Cross May 31, 2019 Friday 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Register BLS - Red Cross May 31, 2019 Friday 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Register BLS - Red Cross June 1, 2019 Saturday 9:45 am - 11:45 am
Register BLS - Red Cross June 1, 2019 Saturday 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Register BLS - Red Cross June 2, 2019 Sunday 9:45 am - 11:45 am
Register BLS - Red Cross June 2, 2019 Sunday 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Register BLS - Red Cross June 2, 2019 Sunday 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Register BLS - Red Cross June 7, 2019 Friday 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Register BLS - Red Cross June 7, 2019 Friday 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Register BLS - Red Cross June 8, 2019 Saturday 9:45 am - 11:45 am
Register BLS - Red Cross June 9, 2019 Sunday 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Register BLS - Red Cross June 9, 2019 Sunday 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Register BLS - Red Cross June 14, 2019 Friday 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Register BLS - Red Cross June 14, 2019 Friday 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Register BLS - Red Cross June 15, 2019 Saturday 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Register BLS - Red Cross June 15, 2019 Saturday 1:45 pm - 3:45 pm
Online Pre-Course

You must complete the online pre-course portion prior to class, and provide proof of completion by printing out your online course completion record or showing the completion email from your cell phone.

Red Cross BLS Online Course

BLS Certification - American Heart Association - $59

This American Heart Association BLS certification class is Instructor-led and teaches both single-rescuer and team basic life support skills for application in both prehospital and in-facility environments, with a focus on High-Quality CPR and team dynamics.

Duration: This class is approximately 3.5 hours.

Certification: 2 year American Heart Association BLS certificate (issued same day)

Manual: BLS Provider Manual is required for the class. Participants may bring their own manual, purchase an ebook online for $13.50 or purchase the manual at class for $20.

Class Schedules & Registration
Classes Date Day Time Location
Register BLS - American Heart May 25, 2019 Saturday 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Register BLS - American Heart May 25, 2019 Saturday 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Register BLS - American Heart May 29, 2019 Wednesday 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Register BLS - American Heart May 29, 2019 Wednesday 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Register BLS - American Heart June 1, 2019 Saturday 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Register BLS - American Heart June 1, 2019 Saturday 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Register BLS - American Heart June 2, 2019 Sunday 8:00 am - 11:30 am
Register BLS - American Heart June 5, 2019 Wednesday 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Register BLS - American Heart June 5, 2019 Wednesday 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Register BLS - American Heart June 8, 2019 Saturday 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Register BLS - American Heart June 8, 2019 Saturday 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Register BLS - American Heart June 9, 2019 Sunday 9:45 am - 1:15 pm
Register BLS - American Heart June 12, 2019 Wednesday 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Register BLS - American Heart June 15, 2019 Saturday 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Sold Out BLS - American Heart June 16, 2019 Sunday 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm

BLS Skills Check - American Heart Association - $45

American Heart Association HeartCode BLS is a blended learning course that combines eLearning (online course) followed by a hands-on skill session with an instructor.

This class has 2 parts:
Part 1 – A self-paced series of online training modules (30 minutes – 2 hours)
Part 2 – Skills practice & test session at our facility (up to 60 minutes)

Certification: 2 year American Heart Association BLS certificate (issued same day as your skills check)

Required Online Course: Prior to the skills check session, you MUST complete the online course thru the AHA eLearning website for $28.50 (payable to the AHA when you sign up for the online course). You will be required to show proof of completion (on your phone or printed) when you come to class. Those who have not completed the online course will not be able to continue in the class – NO EXCEPTIONS.

Class Schedules & Registration
Online Pre-Course

Prior to the skills check session, you MUST complete the online course thru the AHA eLearning website for $28.50 (payable to the AHA when you sign up for the online course).

AHA BLS Online Course
Note: You will be required to show proof of completion (on your phone or printed) when you come to class. Those who have not completed the online course will not be able to continue in the class – NO EXCEPTIONS.

BLS Recertification/Renewal Options

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BLS Review - American Red Cross - $65

The American Red Cross BLS review class is designed to give individuals the opportunity to review the course content within a formal class setting. The format optimizes a participant’s ability to successfully compete the knowledge and skill evaluation. To be eligible to participate in a review course, the participant must possess a current healthcare provider-level American Red Cross certificate (or equivalent). Those without a current BLS certificate may not participate in the review course option.

Duration: This class is approximately 2 hours.

Certification: 2 year American Red Cross BLS certificate (issued same day)

Class Schedules & Registration
Classes Date Day Time Location
Register BLS Review - Red Cross May 23, 2019 Thursday 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Register BLS Review - Red Cross May 23, 2019 Thursday 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Register BLS Review - Red Cross May 24, 2019 Friday 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Register BLS Review - Red Cross May 24, 2019 Friday 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Register BLS Review - Red Cross May 31, 2019 Friday 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Register BLS Review - Red Cross May 31, 2019 Friday 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Register BLS Review - Red Cross June 1, 2019 Saturday 9:45 am - 11:45 am
Register BLS Review - Red Cross June 1, 2019 Saturday 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Register BLS Review - Red Cross June 2, 2019 Sunday 9:45 am - 11:45 am
Register BLS Review - Red Cross June 2, 2019 Sunday 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Register BLS Review - Red Cross June 2, 2019 Sunday 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Register BLS Review - Red Cross June 7, 2019 Friday 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Register BLS Review - Red Cross June 7, 2019 Friday 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Register BLS Review - Red Cross June 8, 2019 Saturday 9:45 am - 11:45 am
Register BLS Review - Red Cross June 9, 2019 Sunday 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Register BLS Review - Red Cross June 9, 2019 Sunday 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Register BLS Review - Red Cross June 14, 2019 Friday 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Register BLS Review - Red Cross June 14, 2019 Friday 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Register BLS Review - Red Cross June 15, 2019 Saturday 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Register BLS Review - Red Cross June 15, 2019 Saturday 1:45 pm - 3:45 pm

BLS Renewal - American Heart Association - $49

The American Heart Association BLS Renewal course is for currently certified AHA BLS Providers needing to renew their BLS certification. Those without a current AHA BLS certificate may not participate in the renewal.

Duration: This class is approximately 1.5 hours.

Certification: 2 year American Heart Association BLS certificate (issued same day)

Manual: BLS Provider Manual is required for the class. Participants may bring their own manual, purchase an ebook online for $13.50 or purchase the manual at class for $20.

Class Schedules & Registration
Classes Date Day Time Location
Register BLS Renewal - American Heart May 29, 2019 Wednesday 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Register BLS Renewal - American Heart June 1, 2019 Saturday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Register BLS Renewal - American Heart June 2, 2019 Sunday 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Register BLS Renewal - American Heart June 5, 2019 Wednesday 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Register BLS Renewal - American Heart June 8, 2019 Saturday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Register BLS Renewal - American Heart June 9, 2019 Sunday 9:45 am - 12:45 pm
Register BLS Renewal - American Heart June 12, 2019 Wednesday 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sold Out BLS Renewal - American Heart June 16, 2019 Sunday 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

BLS Challenge Options

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BLS Challenge - American Red Cross - $65

The purpose of the American Red Cross BLS challenge is to give individuals the opportunity to demonstrate knowledge and skill competency outside a formal class setting. Participants have sole responsibility to prepare for the knowledge and skill evaluations and the final written exam. Anyone is eligible to participate in a challenge, regardless of current certification.

Duration: The challenge takes about 30-40 minutes

Certification: 2 year American Red Cross BLS certificate (issued same day)

Manual: No manual is required.

Class Schedules & Registration

BLS challenges are scheduled by appointment only. Call our office at 714-602-9796 to set-up an appointment and register over the phone.

BLS Challenge - American Heart Association - $49

The American Heart Association BLS challenge is for currently certified AHA BLS Providers who are confident in their BLS skills. Those without a current (valid) AHA BLS certificate can not participate in the challenge.

Note: This is a test only format, there is no review or coaching of skills provided by the instructor. Participants must complete both the adult and infant skills tests as well as pass the written exam.

Duration: The challenge takes about 30-40 minutes

Certification: 2 year American Heart Association BLS certificate (issued same day)

Manual: A current AHA BLS Provider manual is required for the challenge. Participants may bring their own manual, purchase an ebook online for $13.50 or purchase the manual at the BLS challenge for $20.

Class Schedules & Registration

BLS challenges are scheduled by appointment only. Call our office at 714-602-9796 to set-up an appointment and register over the phone.