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AHA* Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (BLS)


AHA*   BLS For Healthcare Providers 
(PD2 998)

This course is designed for healthcare professionals who need to know how to perform CPR as well as other lifesaving skills, in a variety of in-hospital and out-of-hospital settings. Each participant must obtain an 84 percent or higher on the written evaluation and demonstrate proficiency in all CPR skills. Skills include one rescuer adult/child/ infant CPR AED, two rescuer adult/child/infant CPR AED, bag-mask techniques for adult/child/infant, rescue breathing for adult/child/infant, and relief of choking adult/child/ infant. Written and practical skills (hands-on mannequin simulation) evaluation and testing are required for course completion. Upon successful completion, participants will receive a BLS for Healthcare Provider course completion card valid for 2 years.

NOTE: This American Heart Association* course is a pre-requisite for anyone planning on enrolling in the CNA Program. 

**Download our BLS Brochure for more information!


Section: 0 
Day/Date/Time: Thur, March 9
5:00 - 10:00 pm
Sessions: 1 
Fee: $65
Instructor: Ed Back
Location: Hillsboro Career Tech. Ed. Building, Room 166
CRN# 37107

*Course is free to CNA Program Students

Section: 1 
Day/Date/Time: Thur, March 30
5:00 - 10:00 pm
Sessions: 1 
Fee: $65
Instructor: Ed Back
Location: Hillsboro CTE Building, Room 166
CRN# 37108 

Section: 2 
Day/Date/Time: Mon, April 17, 
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sessions: 1 
Fee: $65
Instructor: Ed Back
Location: Hillsboro CTE Building, Room 166
CRN# 37109

Section: 3
Day/Date/Time: Thur, May 18
5:00 - 10:00 pm
Sessions: 1 
Fee: $65 
Instructor: Ed Back
Location: Hillsboro CTE Building, Room 166
CRN# 37110

Section: 4
Day/Date/Time: TBD
Sessions: 1 
Fee: $65
Instructor: Staff
Location: Hillsboro


*NOTE: This section is free to current Jefferson College CNA Students, as it is paid for in the program application fees.

CE Registration Info

By Phone:  
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Call (636) 481-3144.
TDD users call (636) 789-5772.
By Mail: 
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 and mail to:
Jefferson College
1000 Viking Dr.
Hillsboro, MO 63050*
*Registration is not complete
until payment is received
In Person:
At Jefferson College Hillsboro:
Continuing Education Office,
Career and Technical Education
(CTE) Building, Room 142
Monday-Friday, 8 am - 4:30 pm 
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Friday, 8 am - 4 pm
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