Basic Life Support (BLS) Course Topics

  • Sudden Cardiac Arrest
  • Early Defibrillation
  • Chain of Survival
  • Personal Safety
  • Chest Compression
  • Rescue Breaths — CPR Mask
  • Rescue Breaths — Bag-Mask
  • Rescue Breaths — Other Considerations
  • Unresponsive and Breathing — Recovery Position
  • Unresponsive, Not Breathing, and Has a Pulse — Rescue Breathing
  • Unresponsive, Not Breathing, and Pulseless — CPR
  • Automated External Defibrillators
  • Team Approach
  • Choking
  • Legal Considerations
  • Emotional Considerations