BLS Provider Recertification (RXBLSPR)


Course Memo

Course Description: • This recertification course is for those individuals who currently hold certification in American Heart Association Basic Life Support Provider. Students will be brought up-to-date on American Heart Association guidelines that may have changed since their last certification. Students will be required to demonstrate their skills and take a written examination. • AHA Certification is obtained upon successful completion. Prerequisites: • Current AHA Basic Life Support Provider certification. If certification has expired, students are required to take the initial Basic Life Support course – there is no grace period). Pertinent Information: • Students must attend the entire class to be eligible for completion. • Students must demonstrate 100 percent competency of the skills learned and pass a written test with 84 percent or better to successfully complete certification requirements. • Certification is for two years. • Majority of class time will be spent on the floor practicing/reviewing skills utilizing the manikins. Students are encouraged to dress comfortably. Course Content: Update on American Heart Association Guidelines Practice-Review of all Skills Skills Testing Written Examination For more information, please call the Health Occupations desk at (405) 377-3333 ext. 209 or 211