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Basic Life Support (BLS) courses

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BLS Healthcare Provider
BLS for Health Care Providers is a program provided by the American Heart Association designed to prepare a wide variety of healthcare professionals to recognize several life-threatening emergencies and to provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely, and effective manner. This course includes adult, child, and infant skills in both the out-of-hospital and in-hospital settings.

Starting September 2013, the American Heart Association’s Basic Life Support (BLS) For Healthcare Providers Student Manual is the REQUIRED TEXTBOOK for this class.  It can be purchased through the HCC Bookstore or through  The ISBN numbers are:  ISBN-10: 1616690399 | ISBN-13: 978-1616690397.

For more information, contact Susan Lee at 240-500-2614 or

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