A BLS Instructor has the ability to teach the American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Provider Course. In addition, BLS Instructors are also trained to teach Heartsaver courses, including Heartsaver First Aid, Heartsaver CPR, Heartsaver AED, Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid, Heartsaver CPR in Schools, Heartsaver Bloodborne Pathogen, and Family and Friends CPR with the proper instructor manual.
The four steps Process to becoming an American Heart Association BLS Instructor:
BLS Instructor Initial Course: $350
BLS Instructor Renewal Course: $150
AHA BLS Instructor Online Essential: $49.99 (This is the second step on the process list).
AHA BLS Instructor Package: $169.99 (Must have one in class, can be purchased with class). The package includes:
Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider Manual (15-1010). The required student text for the BLS course manual includes the:
Basic Life Support (BLS) DVD Set with Renewal Course DVD (15-1079). Includes the required video segments for the classroom-based and blended-learning options for the full BLS course and the classroom-based renewal course for providers who already have BLS training but need to renew their certification. For the full course, Instructors can choose between in-facility and prehospital tracks based on the needs of the students in the class. The renewal course DVD features accelerated content, allowing time efficiency while teaching single-rescuer and team BLS skills for both in-facility and prehospital settings.
The BLS Instructor Package includes the following: