About

Note: This course is applicable for healthcare professionals only.

This course aims to provide healthcare professionals with the knowledge and skills for Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) and usage of Automated External Defibrillator (AED), according to the guidelines provided by the National Resuscitation Council (NRC), Singapore.

Course Objectives

At the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the rescuer's role in the chain of survival.
  • Perform Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) effectively for adult and infant casualties.
  • Relief foreign body airway obstruction in a conscious and unconscious adult and infant casualties.
  • Use an AED correctly, safely and swiftly.

 

Course Duration

9am – 6pm (9 hours)*

*Please refer to the course schedule (click here) and download the registration form (click here). Our hotline operating hours are from 9am to 12pm & 2pm to 5.30pm on Mondays to Fridays only (excluding public holidays). Alternatively, you may email to cpraed@heart.org.sg.

Disclaimer: The schedule is strictly for reference only. Registration of class is subjected to availability of slots at the point of registration.

 

Course Outline

  • Adult one-man CPR
  • Relief of foreign body airway obstruction in an adult-conscious and unconscious situation
  • Infant CPR
  • Relief of foreign body airway obstruction in an infant-conscious and unconscious situation
  • Use of Automated External Defibrillator (AED)

 

Audience

Healthcare professionals only (i.e. doctors, nurses, EMTs, medics, paramedics). Participants must provide a copy of his/her valid practising certificate upon registration.

 

Certification

BCLS+AED certificate which is valid for 2 years

* Accredited by National Resuscitation Council, Singapore

 

Course Assessment

Theory (Multiple Choice Questions)

Practical tests (Scenario-based)

 

Course Fee

S$192.60 (including GST) per pax

 

Venue

9 Bishan Place, #07-01 Junction 8 (Office Tower), Singapore 579837