The Basic Life Support (BLS) Course for Health Care Providers is designed to provide a wide variety of professionals with the skills to keep people alive until they can be brought to a hospital or be treated with more advanced lifesaving measures. This course covers: adult and pediatric CPR, two-rescuer scenarios and use of the bag-valve masks, foreign-body airway obstruction, automated external defibrillation, special resuscitation situations, stroke and cardiac arrest, and other cardiopulmonary emergencies.
THIS COURSE IS INTENDED FOR:
• Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT and AEMT)
• Physician Assistants (PA)
• Residents for Fellows
• Respiratory, Physical and Occupational Therapists
• Medical or Nursing students in training
• Aides, Medical or Nursing Assistants, and other allied health personnel
• First Responders, such as police officers and firefighters
• Laypeople whose work brings them into contact with members of the public
6 Hour Course • 1 Day
Note: If a student is sponsored by a qualifying company, Utah State Custom Fit funding may be available to offset training costs by up to 50%. For details visit the Custom Fit homepage.
Certificates and Licensures
Heartsaver BLS Certification
Registration Eligibility: Adults and high school students who are age 16 and older and at least a junior in high school.
Registration Availability: Registration for Summer term opens January 4, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. online, and Fall 2021 opens April 20, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. online on the MTECH Student Portal and remains open until classes are full. It is recommended to create your MTECH Student Portal account in advance.
Program Length: 6 Hours.
Times: First Saturday of each month unless holidays, then second Saturday. See schedule details below.
Locations: MTECH Lehi Main
There are no prerequisites required for this course.
|Fall 2020||Lehi Main||305||9/12/2020||9/12/2020||8:00 AM||2:00 PM||Saturday|
|Fall 2020||Lehi Main||305||10/3/2020||10/3/2020||8:00 AM||2:00 PM||Saturday|
|Fall 2020||Lehi Main||305||11/7/2020||11/7/2020||8:00 AM||2:00 PM||Saturday|
|Fall 2020||Lehi Main||305||12/5/2020||12/5/2020||8:00 AM||2:00 PM||Saturday|
|Spring 2021||Lehi Main||305||1/9/2021||1/9/2021||8:00 AM||2:00 PM||Saturday|
|Spring 2021||Lehi Main||305||2/6/2021||2/6/2021||8:00 AM||2:00 PM||Saturday|
|Spring 2021||Lehi Main||305||3/6/2021||3/6/2021||8:00 AM||2:00 PM||Saturday|
|Spring 2021||Lehi Main||305||4/3/2021||4/3/2021||8:00 AM||2:00 PM||Saturday|
|Spring 2021||Lehi Main||305||5/1/2021||5/1/2021||8:00 AM||2:00 PM||Saturday|
|Summer 2021||Lehi Main||305||6/5/2021||6/5/2021||8:00 AM||2:00 PM||Saturday|
Tuition and Fees
|total:||$41.60||All tuition and fees are due at the time of registration.|
Materials and Supplies
|BLS Healthcare Provider Course Manual||$8.00||ISBN: 978-1-161669-407-4|