Basic Life Support Provider

Summary

Suitable for: SHOs in all surgical specialties; emergency medicine doctors

The Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider course is for medical, para-medical and allied healthcare professionals. The skills taught include adult and paediatric CPR including two rescuer scenarios, use of bag valve mask and barrier devices, management of foreign body airway obstruction (FBAO) and use of an automated external defibrillator (AED).

Learning outcomes

  • Provide medical, healthcare and emergency or paramedical staff with the skills needed to provide BLS to someone in need