Basic Life Support Instructor/Cardiac First Response Instructor (BLSI/CFRI)

Course Aim: The Irish Heart Foundation/American Heart Association BLS Instructor Course is designed to teach the methods to effectively instruct others in all Basic Life Support (BLS) resuscitation courses to healthcare provider level.

Course Structure: The BLS Instructor Course is of two days duration and essence of this course is to become proficient in running CPR/BLS/AED Courses.

During the course you will practice facilitating a class with lots of role play. The course is building on class facilitation.

Course Content Overview:

Practical skills examined include:

    • Adult, Infant and Child one person CPR
    • Adult two person CPR · Adult, Infant and Child Foreign Body Airway Obstruction
    • Recovery Position
    • AED Training
    • Bag Valve Mask Devices
    • Pocket Masks
    • Barrier devices
    • Manikin Hygiene


Course Tutors: Instructors are practiced PHECC Practitioners with many years experience in delivering this course.

Course fee: €585 per student.

How to apply: For further information please e-mail or phone (01) 4 966933 or click Book a Course.