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Note: With immediate effect, the Singapore Resuscitation and First Aid Council (SRFAC) will no longer accredit stand-alone BCLS courses. All BCLS full and recertification courses conducted in SHF, will now include the use of an AED and be known as the BCLS+AED certification course. [Last updated: 21 May 2018] 

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 [email protected].

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)

 

Certification

BCLS+AED certificate which is valid for 2 years

* Accredited by Singapore Resuscitation and First Aid Council 

 

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