Continuing Education Healthcare Programs, in partnership with the Vidant Health Community Training Center, is a training site for the American Heart Associate and certifies students in BLS for Healthcare Providers and Heartsaver CPR/First Aid/AED.

Does your business, industry, or organization need a class offered? Courses are offered based on demand. If you or your business are interested in our College providing CPR or First Aid training at your location for employees, please fill out our Online Request Form

and we will respond within 72 hours during the work week. A minimum of 4 participants are required and we can accommodate a maximum of 9 participants per course.

Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers (Initial)-- 5 hours

BLS for Healthcare Providers (Initial) is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. Classes generally require both a written and practical exam. Course completion cards are issued by the American Heart Association upon successful completion of the course. The AHA certification is valid for two years. Prior to class, students must obtain the AHA Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers book, ($15.75), available in the BCCC Bookstore. Participants will need to dress comfortably, as you will be down on the floor working with CPR manikins.

Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers (Initial)-- 5 hours

BLS for Healthcare Providers (Initial) is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. Classes generally require both a written and practical exam. Course completion cards are issued by the American Heart Association upon successful completion of the course. The AHA certification is valid for two years. Prior to class, students must obtain the AHA Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers book, ($15.75), available in the BCCC Bookstore. Participants will need to dress comfortably, as you will be down on the floor working with CPR manikins.

Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers (Initial)-- 5 hours

BLS for Healthcare Providers (Initial) is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. Classes generally require both a written and practical exam. Course completion cards are issued by the American Heart Association upon successful completion of the course. The AHA certification is valid for two years.

Prior to class, students must obtain the AHA Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers book, ($15.75), available in the BCCC Bookstore. Participants will need to dress comfortably, as you will be down on the floor working with CPR manikins.

Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers (Recertification) -- 4 hours

BLS for Healthcare Providers (Recertification) is offered to those who need to renew their BLS for Healthcare Providers certification and have a valid American Heart Association HCP card.

Heartsaver CPR/AED/First Aid (Initial)-- 4 hours

The Heartsaver CPR/AED/First Aid course is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in first aid, CPR and AED use to meet job, regulatory or other requirements. Students learn skills such as how to treat bleeding, sprains, broken bones, shock, and other first aid emergencies. This course also teaches adult, child, and infant CPR and AED use. Prior to class, students must obtain the Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED book, ($18.15), available in the BCCC bookstore. Participants will need to dress comfortably, as you will be down on the floor working with CPR manikins.

Heartsaver CPR/AED/First Aid (Recertification) -- 4 hours

Heartsaver CPR/AED/First Aid (Recertification) is offered to those who need to renew their Heartsaver CPR/AED/First Aid certification and have a valid American Heart Association Heartsaver card.

Books may be purchased online from any vendor or at the Beaufort County Community College Bookstore.

COURSE SCHEDULE:

BLS CPR/First Aid/AED
Keep your professional credentials up-to-date. These courses are designed for Healthcare Providers that need initial BLS CPR certification or recertification. The class fee includes a $40 registration fee. Additional costs include a $5 CPR card (payable upon registration) and $15.75 textbook that is available at the campus bookstore.

6:00pm-10:00pm Tuesday October 10 Fee: $45 4 hrs 28825 BCCC8 826
9:00am-1:00pm Saturday November 4 Fee: $45 4 hrs 28826 BCCC8 826

For more information, please contact:
Jackie Butcher
Director of Healthcare Programs
Beaufort County Community College, Building 8, Room 810
Phone:252-940-6263
Email: jackie.butcher@beaufortccc.edu