BLS Instructor Heartsaver

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BLS Instructor Heartsaver

American Heart Association CPR/BLS Instructor Heartsaver (Los Angeles)

BLS Instructor Heartsaver Course is designed to prepare instructor candidates to teach AHA Instructor-led and blended learning courses. The course educates instructor candidates on how to adequately use American Heart Association Instructor teaching materials, ensure that students meet learning objectives, offer student coaching skills, provide an objective skills performance evaluation, and follow AHA Instructor and course policies. The course covers core content and discipline-specific content required to teach AHA courses.

Candidates who successfully complete the BLS Instructor Course, followed by course monitoring, will receive a BLS Instructor card, valid for two years. BLS Instructors are then able to teach the BLS Provider course and any course within the Heartsaver portfolio.

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Available Learning Formats & Prerequisites

This course is offered in the following format:

Blended Learning (Online + Classroom):

The BLS Instructor Course is taught in a blended learning format. AHA BLS Instructor candidates must complete the online portion (BLS Instructor Essentials), followed by the hands-on session conducted by CPR Essentials’ AHA Certified Faculty. 

Course Prerequisites:

  1. Candidates must be at least 16 years of age
  2. Candidates must have a current American Heart Association BLS Provider course completion card
  3. Align with CPR Essentials on the AHA Instructor Network
  4. After your training, you must co-teach a BLS/CPR & First-aid course at one of our locations.
  5. Complete the BLS Instructor Essentials Online Course
  6. Purchase BLS Instructor Manual

Required Materials:

BLS Instructor Manual

Online BLS Instructor Essentials Course completion certificate

Instructor candidates must purchase and bring to class: BLS Instructor Manual & BLS Instructor Essentials completion certificate.

$34

BLS Instructor Essentials online:

The BLS Instructor Essentials Course is designed to prepare instructor candidates to teach AHA Instructor-led and blended learning courses. The course educates instructor candidates on how to adequately use AHA Instructor teaching materials, ensure that students meet learning objectives, offer student coaching skills, provide an objective skills performance evaluation, and follow AHA Instructor and course policies. The course covers core content and discipline-specific content required to teach AHA courses.

You can register and pay for the online portion: 

BLS Instructor Essentials online
$275

BLS Instructor Classroom & Skills:

The BLS Instructor Essentials Course is taught in a blended learning format. AHA BLS Instructor candidates must complete the online portion, followed by the hands-on session conducted by CPR Essentials’ AHA Certified Faculty. Prior to taking this course, candidates must have a current BLS Provider course completion card. Candidates who successfully complete the online BLS Instructor Essentials Course, followed by in classroom course monitoring, will receive a BLS Instructor card, valid for two years. BLS Instructors are then able to teach the BLS Provider course and any course within the Heartsaver portfolio.

Course fees for Parts 1 & 2 are charged separately.

To register & pay for Part 2 – Classroom & Skills portion of the BLS Instructor Course, click the “Sign Up” button.

Who Should Take This Class?

This course must be completed by candidates who wish to become American Heart Association BLS Instructors. Also, all American Heart Association Faculty (Regional and Training Center) must complete the Instructor Essentials Course for the discipline(s) for which they are Faculty.

Before completing this course, make sure you are set up as an AHA Instructor aligned with CPR Essentials.

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Feel free to contact us with any questions or requests you may have…..