Breath for Life Inc

“First Aid & CPR Training in Edmonton and Area”

780-434-1368

BLS Provider 4 Hour

The Heart and Stroke has permitted in-class training as long as provincial and regulatory practices around public safety are followed. Given this Breath for Life is offering BOTH the 4 hour Heart and Stroke in-class session OR the Virtual (online) sessions to meet your needs. The Virtual Sessions consist of 2-parts:

  • Part 1: Virtual learning – Your learning will be directed and facilitated by a Heart & Stroke instructor. This session is about 2.5 hours in length followed by the Heart and Stroke exam. After completing Part 1 a Heart and Stroke interim certificate of completion will be issued to you. This certificate is issued by the Heart and Stroke and is recognized by Alberta Health Services, professional associations, and also meets BLS school entry requirements. The interim certificate’s expiry date will be September 2020.
  • Part 2: This session is an in-class, hands-on skills practice session. After completion of Part 2 an official Heart and Stroke certificate of completion, valid for 1 year, will be issued.
    • Please note the price below includes Part 1 and Part 2. You must complete Part 1 and Part 2 to receive the 1 year certification.

Due to the success of the provincial relaunch, the Heart and Stroke is allowing in-class training sessions as long as sanitation and social distancing requirements are met. In compliance with all that is expected, Breath for Life is offering the 4 hour in-class BLS course on various June and July dates and and all dates in August 2020: Course Dates and Locations. Unless redirected by the Heart and Stroke, Breath for Life will not be offering the Virtual sessions in August.

  • Please read what Breath for Life is doing to keep our students and instructors safe: Coronavirus Position Statement and Updates
  • As Breath for Life continues to follow Public Health requirements the in-class skills session is running as scheduled. Maximum class sizes (to meet and exceed social distancing directives) will be 12 participants per class. 
All Heart & Stroke completion cards expiring between March 2020 through to August 2020 will be considered valid for entry into Heart & Stroke renewal courses of the same discipline until September 30, 2020 or longer (if social distancing measures have been lifted).

Heart and Stroke BLS Provider CPR Course

The Heart and Stroke Basic Life Support (BLS) CPR Course,  is the required CPR course for Healthcare Providers (HCP). This course is a 4 hour CPR only course and does NOT include First Aid content. This course, taught by medical professionals, includes adult, child and baby CPR with AED training. It focuses on the delivery of healthcare provider skills including Bag Valve Mask use, Pulse Checks, and the various CPR ratios across the different age groups. This course also focuses on Team Dynamics to achieve high quality CPR. The BLS Provider course is approved by the Heart and Stroke Foundation, the Alberta Health Services and follows ILCOR guidelines. Please review the topics for this course.

Breath for Life also offers the Heart and Stroke Standard First Aid with BLS Provider CPR. This course is a two day course that integrates first aid training with BLS CPR.

BLS Provider Course Details

  • Time: See Course Dates Below
  • Duration: 4.5 hours (Virtual 3 hours/In-class 1.5 hours) OR 4 hours (In-class)
  • Cost: $80.00 + GST = $84.00 and/or with Manual $100+gst= $105.00 (Manual Version: 5th printing Nov 2018)
    • The payment for the Virtual session covers Part 1 and Part 2 and is a one time payment.
  • Breath for Life does not cancel courses
  • Certificate: The certificate is valid for 1 year- Interim Certificates are valid until In-Class training is completed
  • If you have a current BLS Provider certificate (not expired), you may be eligible to take the BLS Provider 2.25 hour course
  • The BLS Provider course is not the same as the CPR Level C course which focuses on lay provider skills
  • Breath for Life does not cancel courses
  • Parking is free
  • There is no pre-requisite requirements to attend this course
  • Online registration is preferred or visit the office at 4443 – 99 Street. Please email your questions or requests to breathforlifeinc@shaw.ca

BLS Provider 4 Hour Dates

Date/Time

Location

Registration

July 16: Thurs (In-Class)
5PM - 9PM This class is confirmed to run.

Breath for Life’s Training Facility
4443 - 99 St T6E 5B6 • MAP

Course Full


July 17: Fri (Virtual)
1PM - 4PM

Breath for Life’s Training Facility
4443 - 99 St T6E 5B6 • MAP


July 21: Tues (In-Class)
5PM - 9PM

Breath for Life’s Training Facility
4443 - 99 St T6E 5B6 • MAP


July 23: Thurs (Virtual)
1PM - 4PM

Breath for Life’s Training Facility
4443 - 99 St T6E 5B6 • MAP


July 24: Fri (In-Class)
9AM-1PM

Breath for Life’s Training Facility
4443 - 99 St T6E 5B6 • MAP


July 26: Sun (In-Class)
9AM-1PM

Breath for Life’s Training Facility
4443 - 99 St T6E 5B6 • MAP


July 28: Tues (In-Class)
5PM - 9PM

Breath for Life’s Training Facility
4443 - 99 St T6E 5B6 • MAP


July 29: Wed (In-Class)
1PM - 5PM

Breath for Life’s Training Facility
4443 - 99 St T6E 5B6 • MAP


July 31: Fri (In-Class)
1PM - 5PM

Breath for Life’s Training Facility
4443 - 99 St T6E 5B6 • MAP


Date/Time

Location

Registration

August 1: Sat (In-Class)
9AM - 1PM

Breath for Life’s Training Facility
4443 - 99 St T6E 5B6 • MAP


August 6: Thurs (In-Class)
1PM-5PM

Breath for Life’s Training Facility
4443 - 99 St T6E 5B6 • MAP


August 7: Fri (In-Class)
9AM-1PM

Breath for Life’s Training Facility
4443 - 99 St T6E 5B6 • MAP


August 9: Sun (In-Class)
130PM-530PM

Breath for Life’s Training Facility
4443 - 99 St T6E 5B6 • MAP


August 11: Tues (In-Class)
9AM-1PM

Breath for Life’s Training Facility
4443 - 99 St T6E 5B6 • MAP


August 13: Thurs (In-Class)
5PM-9PM

Breath for Life’s Training Facility
4443 - 99 St T6E 5B6 • MAP


August 16: Sun (In-Class)
830AM-1230PM

Breath for Life’s Training Facility
4443 - 99 St T6E 5B6 • MAP


August 18: Tues (In-Class)
9AM-1PM

Breath for Life’s Training Facility
4443 - 99 St T6E 5B6 • MAP


August 19: Wed (In-Class)
5PM-9PM

Breath for Life’s Training Facility
4443 - 99 St T6E 5B6 • MAP


August 25: Tues (In-Class)
5PM-9PM

Breath for Life’s Training Facility
4443 - 99 St T6E 5B6 • MAP


August 28: Fri (In-Class)
1PM-5PM

Breath for Life’s Training Facility
4443 - 99 St T6E 5B6 • MAP


August 30: Sun (In-Class)
1PM-5PM

Breath for Life’s Training Facility
4443 - 99 St T6E 5B6 • MAP


August 31: Mon (In-Class)
1PM-5PM

Breath for Life’s Training Facility
4443 - 99 St T6E 5B6 • MAP


Accepted Payment Methods

Payment option cash

Beth

  • Excellent! Learned a lot. Good interaction and well organized.
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  • Beth was awesome, she was knowledgeable but fun and interactive as well.
  • Very straight forward. Loved the sense of humor. Perfect amount of time. Beth was knowledgeable and made sure the class ran smoothly. Thank you!
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Alfred

  • Enjoyed feeling like material was learned and not just sat through.
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  • Alfred did an excellent job. He’s knowledgeable, approachable, and passionate about the subject. Thank you!
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Kamarbir

  • Very fun. Made it an awesome experience as always.
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  • As my 8th CPR course and being a fire service instructor Kam is very good and deserves a recognition as such. My experience with BFL was great. I cannot stress the skill level in this classroom setting.
  • Kam has a very factual but open- fun approach. I enjoy each time he teaches. I already have recommeded Breath for Life!
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  • Most informative, clinically relevant, and best clear and concise communication from any other instructor. I appreciated the heathcare focus. Thank you!