Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers

Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers

A fast-paced BLS course for healthcare providers who must have a credential documenting successful completion of CPR.  Learn how to recognize life-threatening emergencies, perform CPR, manage foreign body airway obstructions, use bag-valve-masks (BVM’s), and operate an automated external defibrillator (AED). Successful completion of the BLS course results in a 2-year American Heart Association certification.  Class is limited to 20 students. Note:  This is a required course for all pre-nursing students.

Upcoming Courses

CRN: 2120 | Fee: $95 | 8/5 | W | 9:30 a.m.-noon | Location: Snow 509 | Instructor: Judy Satajag


Marjorie Valentin

Associate Dean of Continuing Education & Workforce Development
Phone: 860-343-5716
Office Location: Snow Hall, Room 414

Evelyn Garcia

Interim Continuing Education Assistant
Phone: 860-343-5782
Office Location: Snow Hall, Room 414

Instructions for Making Payments Online

Please click here for step-by-step instructions on how to make payments online. These instructions work for both credit and non-credit (continuing education) courses.

Refund Policy

A  full tuition refund can be made when you withdraw from your course at least 3 working days before the course start date. Once the course has started, refunds are only provided under special circumstances and require a written request to the Continuing Education Office. They are reviewed on a case-by-case basis. A refund is not guaranteed.