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Certified Basic Life Support (BLS) Qualification

This course is practical and is DVD led with the support of an experienced facilitator in a ratio of 6 students to 1 facilitator. There will be many practice scenarios throughout the course to facilitate learning.

Course content:

  • Overview of 2010 AHA Guidelines for CPR and ECC Science Update
  • How to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on adults, children and infants as a single rescuer and as part of a team
  • How to manage choking in all age groups
  • How to use an automated external defi brillator (AED) in adults, children and infants
  • Ventilation skills using a pocket mask and bag-valve mask
  • Rescue breathing skills in a community settingBasic

Croí                           Galway

Established by Croí and an affiliate of the National University of Ireland, Galway