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Frequently asked questions

BLS for Healthcare Provider eLearning (cognitive) and 1 Hour Skills Check   $85


Who Needs BLS Certification? The American Heart Association 2020 BLS (CPR) for Healthcare Provider eLearning and 1 Hour Skills check is intended for: Healthcare professionals, certified and noncertified, licensed or nonlicensed, including:

  • Nurses, Nurse Practioners
  • Physicians, Physicians' Assistants
  • Nursing students, Medical students
  • Nursing assistants, Medical assistants
  • Paramedics, Emergency Medical Technicians
  • Respiratory, Physical, and Occupational Therapists
  • Residents or Fellows
  • Nurse Aides, and Other Allied Health Professionals
What is BLS Certification? Basic Life Support (BLS) is for healthcare providers/medical personnel. Course Overview This eLearning provides the cognitive portion (Part 1) of the BLS Healthcare Providers course. This option can be used for either initial or renewal BLS certification. Course participants who successfully complete Part 1 will receive a certificate which gives you access to the BLS skills test which you must pass to qualify for your BLS Certification. Average Time to Complete AHA BLS eLearning course length varies. Your BLS skills test will take approximately an hour to complete.




BLS for Healthcare Provider - 3 Hour Instructor-Led Classroom Training         $75


BLS for Healthcare Provider - 3 Hour Instructor-Led Classroom Training The AHA BLS course has been updated to include science and education from 2020 Guidelines for CPR and ECC. It teaches both single-rescuer and team basic life support for application in both prehospital and in-facility environments, with a focus on high-quality CPR and team dynamics. In the instructor-led course, students participate in simulated clinical scenarios and learning stations. Students work with an AHA BLS Instructor to complete BLS practice and skills testing. Students also complete a written exam (85% is required to pass and receive BLS Certification). BLS training is intended for certified or noncertified, licensed or nonlicensed, healthcare professionals, including:

  • Nurses
  • Physicians
  • Nursing students
  • Medical students
  • Nursing assistants
  • Physicians assistants
  • Medical assistants
  • Paramedics
  • Emergency Medical Technicians
  • Respiratory, Physical and Occupational Therapists
  • Residents or fellows
  • Aides and Other Allied Health Personnel




BLS Skills Check Only $60


You MUST have the BLS for Healthcare Providers eLearning (part 1) completed to choose this option. 9am - BLS for Healthcare Providers Skills Session parts 2 and 3 require students to meet with an American Heart Association Instructor to complete a hands-on skills practice session and a skills test. Bring your printed out AHA BLS eLearning Certificate of Completion with you. Upon successful completion of the BLS Skills Session students receive a course completion card valid for two years.




AHA HeartSaver                                                                            $75