American Heart Association Courses

AHA Basic Life Support CPR | AED

AHA Basic Life Support CPR | AED

The American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS) CPR | AED course is a foundational training program designed to equip individuals with the skills and knowledge needed to respond effectively to cardiac emergencies. It is suitable for healthcare professionals, first responders, and anyone interested in acquiring essential life-saving skills. 




Key components of the AHA BLS CPR | AED course include:

  1. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR): Participants learn the latest techniques in high-quality CPR, including chest compressions and rescue breaths. This training is crucial for maintaining circulation and oxygenation during cardiac arrest.
  2. Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Usage: The course covers the proper use of AEDs, which are essential devices for delivering electrical shocks to restore normal heart rhythms in sudden cardiac arrest cases.

  3. Airway Management: Participants are trained in the assessment and management of airway obstructions and breathing problems. This includes techniques for opening the airway and delivering rescue breaths.

  4. Team Dynamics: The course emphasizes the importance of effective team communication and coordination when responding to cardiac emergencies. Teamwork is vital for optimizing patient outcomes.

  5. Hands-On Training: AHA BLS CPR | AED incorporates hands-on training and practice with manikins, AED trainers, and other equipment. This practical experience helps participants build confidence in their life-saving skills.

  6. Assessment and Recognition: Participants learn how to recognize signs of cardiac emergencies and act quickly to initiate care. This includes assessing the need for CPR and AED use.

  7. Chain of Survival: The course covers the critical elements of the Chain of Survival, which includes early recognition, early CPR, early defibrillation, and post-cardiac arrest care.

AHA BLS CPR | AED is essential not only for healthcare professionals but also for individuals who may find themselves in situations where immediate action is required to save a life. This training program is updated regularly to align with the latest evidence-based practices, ensuring that participants receive the most current and effective life-saving education.

In conclusion, the AHA BLS CPR | AED course is a fundamental resource for individuals interested in acquiring the skills to respond to cardiac emergencies. Whether in a healthcare setting or everyday life, this training program empowers individuals to be prepared and capable of taking action to save lives in critical situations.

Event Information

Event Date 02-01-2024 1:00 pm
Event End Date 02-01-2024 5:00 pm
Cut Off Date 02-01-2024
Available Seats 7
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Location BVAC Rescue Response Training Center

Venue Information - BVAC Rescue Response Training Center

BVAC Rescue Response Training Center
214-29 42nd Ave
Bayside, NY 11361

Located on the Second Floor, No Elevator.

Located in the center of Bayside Queens

1 block east from Bell Blvd on 42nd Ave (Cross streets - Bell Blvd & 214 Place.

Near the LIRR (Bayside Station), Q13, Q31, N20 (Two blocks north of Northern BLVD).

 Street Parking

  • Free Street Parking 
  • Meter Parking - 25 cents per 15 minutes - 2-hour limit. (Free Parking on Sundays)
  • Bayside Municipal Parking Field (41st Avenue & 214th Place, Bayside NY 11361)

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214-29 42nd Ave
Bayside, NY 11361

Office (718) 631-3333

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 610606
Bayside, NY 11361

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