American Heart Association Basic Life Support for the Health Care Provider
Wednesday, January 11, 2023 from 6 – 10 p.m.
At the Southold Town Recreation Center
970 Peconic Lane, Peconic, NY 11958
With Chris Manfredi of the Southold Fire Department
North Fork Women will sponsor members who sign up for this course (usually $65 for residents or $75 for non-residents.) Preregistration by Friday, 1/6/23 is required.
The CPR course covers:
- American Heart Association Adult/Infant and Child CPR
- Foreign body airway obstruction in conscious and unconscious patients
- Use of barrier protection (pocket masks)
- Bag valve mask ventilation (BVM’s) and the use of the Automated External Defibrillator are covered in this course.
There is a written and skills evaluation for this program. Students will receive the BLS for Health Care Provider Course Certification along with a study guide.
This course will satisfy the requirements of Certification for many First Responders, EMS, Fire, EMT, Paramedic, Nurse, Doctor or Lifeguard. Please be advised that a lot of time is spent on the ground kneeling while practicing CPR, so participants should consider wearing comfortable clothing and bringing padding to kneel on.
Please note: You need to be registered with the recreation department in order to take the course. Click here to register.