This course is for healthcare professionals and those wanting to become healthcare professionals. It underlines the importance of early CPR and defibrillation. It emphasizes the basic steps of performing CPR, using a BVM, using an AED and relieving choking. This course includes Stop the Bleed, which covers current techniques used to control bleeding, including: tourniquet application, wound packing and the use of bleeding control kits. At the completion of the course, participants will receive a Stop the Bleed Certification card.
Audience: Professionals and/or those entering into the healthcare field. (This course meets the CPR requirements for entry into the UCDFD EMT program and other allied health classes and professions.)
Course Card: Upon successful completion, students will receive an AHA BLS provider eCard valid for 2 years.