Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider Course

The Postgraduate Training Center (PTC) - Ministry of National Guard - Health Affairs is proud to announce the inclusion of the Arabic Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider Course (BLS-HCP) as its newest American Heart Association (AHA) accredited course.

This course is video-based, instructor-led course that teaches both single-rescuer and team basic life support. It trains participant to promptly recognize several life-threatening emergencies, give high-quality chest compressions, deliver appropriate ventilations and provide early use of an Automatic External Defibrilator. It includes Arabic Manuals, Written Examinations, Videos, and Bilingual Instructors.

Accreditation/No. of Hours:

  • American Heart Association

  • Saudi Commission for Health Specialties, 4 hours

Fees: 250

We can provide special courses, group or departmental request with a minimum of ten (10) attendees.

 


Interested/required staff should immediately register for any of the above mentioned date, first come - first serve basis will be in effect. Accordingly, any staff who is previously scheduled on the regular and later dates can apply for transfer in the dates offered. All registration transaction will be entertained only at the Postgraduate Training Center registration office. 


 

COURSE INFORMATION

Accreditation:

Officially accredited by the American Heart Association (AHA)

What is it?

The Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers (HCP) course is a video-based, instructor-led course that teaches both single-rescuer and team basic life support.

This course trains participants to promptly recognize several life-threatening emergencies, give high-quality chest compressions, deliver appropriate ventilations and provide early use of an AED.

BLS for Healthcare Providers teaches skills using the American Heart Association's proven Practice-While-Watching technique, which allows instructors to observe students, provides feedback and guide students' acquisition of skills.

With their student manual for the course, students receive the new Pocket Reference Card, designed to provide quick emergency information to the rescuer at any time.

Topics:

  • Key changes in basic life support, reflecting the new science from the 2010 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care

  • Critical concepts of high-quality CPR

  • The American Heart Association Chain of Survival

  • Rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child and infant

  • 2-Rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child and infant

  • Differences between adult, child and infant rescuer techniques

  • Bag-mask techniques for adult, child and infant

  • Rescue breathing for adult, child and infant

  • Relief of choking for adult, child and infant

  • CPR with an advanced airway

 Target Audience:

This course is for healthcare professionals who need to know how to perform CPR, as well as other lifesaving skills, in a wide variety of in-hospital and out-of-hospital settings.

Event Website:

www.heart.org/healthcaretraining


For further details and registration, please contact the Postgraduate Training Center Registration Office at telephone number (11) 429 9999 extension 91111 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

PTC | Postrgraduate Training Center

King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia