Basic Life Support (BLS) Instructor Program
This program is designed to prepare instructors to teach all AHA Basic Life Support courses. The program includes principles of teaching and learning, review of AHA programs and demonstration presentations. This program is designed to prepare individuals with limited teaching experience to deliver quality BLS educational programs. Upon course completion, instructors must be monitored in a teaching situation to complete the instructor program.
Upon successful completion of the program, each candidate will receive a certificate of completion in the BLS Instructor Program from the American Heart Association.
Text to be read before class: Instructor's Manual for Basic Life Support
Current certificate of completion in BLS for Healthcare Providers.
The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in BLS, ACLS, and PALS and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the American Heart Association, and any fees charged for such courses do not represent income to the Association.