BASIC LIFE SUPPORT (BLS) FOR HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS IN LOS ANGELES
(2 Year AHA Certification) – Same Day Certification Card!
SureFire CPR offers basic life support (BLS) for the healthcare provider certification in Los Angeles. Our BLS classes allow doctors, nurses, emergency medical technicians (EMTs) and other medical professionals to obtain American Heart Association (AHA) BLS certification.
Recommended for: RNs, EMTs, MDs, Paramedics, Dentists, Medical Personnel, and Pharmacists.
The Basic Life Support (BLS) CPR Class covers:
- Adult, Child, and Infant CPR
- How to use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) & special considerations
- Unconscious and Conscious Choking for victims of all ages
- Cardiopulmonary Emergencies and Special Resuscitation Situations
- Breathing Barriers, Bag Valve Masks, and 2 Rescuer CPR
Class Running Time: 3 Hours and 30 Minutes
If you are ordering a textbook for Pick-Up, please call ahead of time to make an appointment to pick up your book as our office hours may change based on our class schedule.
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WHAT IS A BLS CERTIFICATION?
Basic Life Support (BLS) refers to a lifesaving skillset employed by medical professionals, first responders, and other emergency-response individuals to provide successful aid for those experiencing respiratory distress, cardiac arrest or an obstructed airway. Obtaining a BLS certification is proof that you have completed an accredited course in which you learned skills such as adult, child and infant CPR, choking treatment, automatic external defibrillator (AED) use, advanced breathing barrier and bag vale mask skills, two-rescuer CPR and more.
HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO GET A BLS CERTIFICATION?
Nearly all BLS certification courses can be completed in a single day. Here at SureFire CPR, our BLS certification course takes 3 – 4 hours.
DO BLS CERTIFICATIONS EXPIRE?
Yes, BLS certifications issued by the American Heart Association the American Red Cross do expire. Certifications from both organizations must be renewed every 2 years to stay valid.
WHERE CAN I RENEW MY BLS CERTIFICATION IN LOS ANGELES?
While there are a number of places that offer accredited BLS recertification, none offer the same level of knowledge, expertise and in-depth instruction as our team here at SureFire CPR. We are proud to offer BLS renewal courses in Los Angeles and the surrounding area. Scroll to the bottom of this page for more reasons to choose our team.
WHAT JOBS CAN I GET WITH A BLS CERTIFICATION?
There are a number of jobs that require a BLS certification, and many other positions for which a BLS certification would be a huge plus to any application. Here just some of the jobs that require a BLS certification:
- Doctors and nurses
- Paramedics and EMTs
- Medical assistants
- Police officers
And here are several jobs for which having a BLS certification will likely give your application preferential treatment:
- Childcare professionals (teachers, counselors, nannies)
- Personal trainers
- Event coordinators
HOW CAN I GET A BLS INSTRUCTOR CERTIFICATION?
Want to learn how to teach others Basic Life Support (BLS)? Here at SureFire CPR, we are currently offering award-winning instruction for prospective instructors who’d like to join our team. Learn more by reaching out to our team, and start empowering others to save lives with us!
BLS Certification in Los Angeles: What You Need to Know
Our BLS certification course focuses on the following topics:
- How to perform one rescuer and two rescuer cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
- Use of automated external defibrillators (AEDs)
- Choking emergencies
- BLS equipment and technologies
- Cardiopulmonary and special resuscitation emergencies
Our BLS course is intended for EMTs, dentists, pharmacists, registered nurses (RNs) and other medical personnel. AHA BLS certification is crucial for medical professionals who treat the public, and our class empowers these professionals with the confidence and skills to deliver critical support in life-threatening emergencies.
Each BLS class requires approximately 3.5 to 4 hours to complete. Upon successful completion of a BLS class, we provide a BLS certification card that will stay valid for two years.
Why Should You Choose SureFire CPR for BLS Certification in Los Angeles?
SureFire CPR offers BLS certification classes taught by industry experts. Our instructors include RNs, EMTs, paramedics and other medical professionals who actively work in EMS and possess extensive real world experience. They offer comprehensive BLS insights, as well as respond to students’ BLS concerns, questions and feedback.
Each SureFire CPR BLS course provides students with access to state-of-the-art BLS training equipment and in-depth educational materials. We ensure that our students can engage in both hands-on and classroom lessons, and we maintain a one-to-one manikin-to-student ratio. As a result, we empower medical personnel with the confidence and skills to perform BLS techniques in emergencies.
Additionally, SureFire CPR makes it simple to sign up for a BLS course. We offer BLS classes on different days and times throughout the week. This ensures medical professionals can enroll in a BLS course without having to rework their day-to-day work schedules.
For medical personnel who require BLS certification, enrolling in a SureFire CPR BLS class will prove to be ideal. To find out more about SureFire CPR and our BLS courses, please contact us today at (888) 277-3143.