Tag Archives: BLS

CPR Course Promo Codes

Are you looking for a discount on an online CPR course? You found the right place. American BLS+ is offering a discount on its online CPR courses. The promo/discount code will give you $2 off each course. That brings the price down to $17.95 for all courses except the CPR & First Aid Combo Course […]

Common Questions People Ask About CPR

CPR can be a scary topic. No matter how much you study lifesaving techniques or take classes, nothing can prepare you for what happens when an emergency actually occurs. The best thing you can do is be prepared. Here are some of the common CPR questions we answer frequently.   1. Do you perform CPR […]

CPR Certification for Teachers

The obligations of teachers are endless. Not only do they have the responsibility of instructing and guiding today’s youth, but they also have the responsibility of keeping them safe in the classroom. Emergencies can happen at any time. That’s why it’s important to always be prepared and be ready to act. Many organizations and municipalities […]

Get Your CPR Certification Online

Whether in the workplace or at home, there is always a chance of an emergency when there are people around. There’s no way to predict when someone might collapse from cardiac arrest, stop breathing, or lose consciousness. That’s why everyone should always be prepared to handle an emergency and should make it a point to […]

CPR Guideline Updates 2015

The new Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and emergency care guideline updates for 2015 have been released. The new guidelines emphasis the importance of bystander intervention and adjust some previously defined instructions for chest compressions and rescue breaths. Since 2010, studies have shown that most errors during CPR are a result of incorrect compression rate and depth. […]

Good Samaritan Laws

What are Good Samaritan Laws? Unfortunately, we live in a society where people can and will sue you for anything. There is always a scummy lawyer willing to take advantage of you and take your money. For that reason, many people might be skeptical to rush into a situation to perform CPR or BLS and […]

What Does BLS Stand For?

BLS Stands for Basic Life Support. It is a set of techniques used on a victim to help maintain the victim’s life. When a person’s heart stops beating, the lack of oxygenated blood flowing through the body can cause brain damage in only a few minutes. A person may die within 8 to 10 minutes. […]

CPR Steps

This simple CPR guide will outline the basic CPR steps used to save lives in an emergency situation and will show you how to do CPR. This CPR guide is updated with the 2015 CPR Guidelines.

CPR & First Aid Training for Security Guards

Safety should be the number one priority when dealing with the public. Whether you work in a home, business, or public location, all security guards should be trained in CPR and First Aid to act if there is an emergency with someone under their supervision. American BLS offers free CPR training for security guards to […]

CPR & First Aid Training for Coaches

Safety should be the number one priority whenever dealing with athletes or sporting events because a life threatening accident could happen at any time. It is crucial to have people around who are trained in CPR and First Aid to act quickly if there is an emergency with one of your players. Some of the […]