Basic Life Support Instructor Classes

Basic Life Support Instructor (BLS-I & BLS-R )

This Course will be held Pine Technical & Community College and will cover information such as course organization, policies of AHA administration of a course, equipment cleaning, changes in CPR and why they occur, skills testing, a written test and more.

INITIAL COURSE: (BLS-I)

This American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support Instructor course is the core educational foundatino for all American Heart Association instructors to effectively deliver and provide consistent CPR training. This, plus discipline specific courses, allows instructors to achieve consistency and uniformity in their presentatino of course material. This course provides instructor candidates with the knowledge and skills necessary to teach BLS provider courses and Heartsaver First Aid and CPR courses to lay rescuers.

New Instructor Candates must:

  • Provide Proof of current AHA BLS Provider Card
  • Read & bring to class a BLS instructor Manual purchased at https://shopcpr.heart.org/bls-instructor-manual
  • Register on the www.AHAInstructorNetwork.org and notify training center. 
  • Take the online BLS Instructor Essentials at https://elearning.heart.org/course/26. The cost is $34. Bring the Certificate of completion to class

Pine Technical & Community College instructor will email you the BLS Instructor Essentials Workbook. 

Course TextBook: The BLS Instructor Manual and other instructor resources are available at https://shopcpr.heart.org/instructor-materials. 

Date: Time: Price: Location:
1/25/20  9am -1pm  $95.00 Pine Innovation Center

Important: New instructor candidates must provide a current AHA BLS Provider card and complete BLS Instructor Essentials Online, prior to class (additional cost, $34, register through AHA's websiter (Https://shopcpr.heart.org/bls-instructor-essentials-online).). Please bring a copy of the certificate of completion class.


-- Click here to register online for this course.

-- For more information contact Kathy Reid, (320) 629-5199 or Kathy.Reid@pine.edu, or Di Anna Abrahamsen, at (320) 629-5176 or Dianna.Abrahamsen@pine.edu.

REFRESHER COURSE: (BLS-R)


This American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support Instructor course is a review of the cor educational foundation for all American Heart Association instructors to effectively deliver and provide consistent CPR training. This, plus discipline specific courses, allows instructors to achieve consistency and uniformity in their presentation of course material. This course provides instructor candidates with the knowledge and skills necessary to teach BLS provider courses and Heartsaver Firs Aid and CPR courses for lay rescuers. 

Prerequisites: 

  • Instructor canddates must provide a current AHA BLS instuctor card 
  • Membership to an AHA Coummunity Training Center (CTC) is required; the fee is not included in the course. 
  • Instructor candidates must have taught at least 4 courses in the past renewal period and have entered in the training center database (or bring to class, the following information: dates/type of course, # of students for each class taught). 

Bring to Class:

  • BLS Instructor Card
  • Completed Monitoring Form from teh past 2 year reneal period. 

 

Date: Time: Price: Location:
1/25/20  11am-1pm  $95.00 Pine Innovation Center

 

-- Click here to register online for this course.

-- For more information contact Kathy Reid, (320) 629-5199 or Kathy.Reid@pine.edu. To register, contact Di Anna Abrahamsen, at (320) 629-5176 or Dianna.Abrahamsen@pine.edu.