The Basic Life Support (BLS) Product and Course Orientation (P&CO) is designed to help BLS Instructors understand the new, 2020 BLS Course design and teaching strategies, and to quickly get up to speed on the latest and most important updates to the BLS Course materials.
What does this course teach?
The P&CO provides BLS Instructors
- Information about new course materials, course curriculum updates, and how the changes impact the way you will teach the BLS Course
- Details, clarification, and direction on various course formats
- Specifics about new BLS course materials
- Steps to incorporate new updates into various course settings
NOTE: The P&CO provides different and separate updates from the 2020 AHA Guidelines Instructor Update Course for BLS.
Who should take this course?
The BLS P&CO is intended for all BLS Instructors to quickly get up to speed on the latest and most important updates to the 2020 BLS Course materials. While all BLS Instructors are strongly encouraged to complete the BLS P&CO before teaching the new BLS Course, it is not required. This orientation is available free of charge to Instructors through the AHA Instructor Network.