CMCC Offers Basic Life Support Course for Healthcare Providers November 2015
Registration Deadline November 3, 2015
October 21, 2015
The Corporate and Community Services Department at Central Maine Community College is offering two sections of the American Heart Association’s “Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers.” The first will be on Tuesday, November 10, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The second section will run on Saturday, December 5 from 8:00 a.m. to noon.
This course provides a wide variety of healthcare professionals with the skills needed to keep people alive until they can be treated with more advanced lifesaving measures. This course covers adult and pediatric CPR, use of the bag-valve mask, airway obstruction, automated external defibrillation (with child AED update), stroke and cardiac arrest and other special resuscitation situations.
Each of these single-day courses is open to the public and intended for physicians, nurses, first responders, medical technicians/assistants or anyone whose work brings them into contact with members of the public. Registration for this course is open and ongoing but space is limited. The cost is $79, and includes all materials.
For more information or to register please visit, www.cmcc.edu/ccs or call (207) 755-5280. The registration deadline for the first class is November 3.