Basic Life Support for the
Healthcare Provider

Course Goal: 

The goal of the BLS for Healthcare Providers Course is to train participants to save lives of victims in cardiac arrest through high-quality cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).  The American Heart Association designed the BLS for Healthcare Providers Course to prepare healthcare professionals to know how to perform CPR in both in- and out-of-hospital settings.

  • Pediatricians
  • Emergency and Family Physicians
  • Dentists
  • Registered Nurses
  • Paramedics
  • Physicians Assistants
  • Respiratory Therapists
  • Other allied healthcare providers responsible for emergency medical care of infants, children and adolescents.

Use of American Heart Association materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the American Heart Association.  Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA materials, do not represent income to the Association


American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Online Course Enrollment.

 BLS Online: Access codes will be emailed within 48 hours of orders placed between 8:00am-4:30pm CST Monday-Friday. If order is placed on Friday after 3pm CST, access code will be emailed Monday.

You will be sent an email confirmation with course information 1 week prior to your skills appointment. 

Fee: $70
Online BLS skills assessment initial course or for recertification using the online option, we can provide you with a "key" for the online course.  This online course must be followed by an in-person skills assessment.  Skills assessment appointments are offered monthly.  This course can be taken as a refresher, even if your BLS certification has lapsed.  

Note: Once the "key" is activated, refunds will not be available.
Select your profession:

With what hospital or group are you affiliated (if any)
You must pass your skills assessment with an AHA Instructor to receive your certification. Bring your online completion certificate with you. 
BLS Skills Assessment are at 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM

BLS Skills Assessment ONLY. FEE $35 This option is only available to students who have already completed the 2015 Guidlelines Online BLS portion. Skills practice and testing must be completed within 60 days from the date the online session is completed. It is a requirement to email your BLS online completion certificate to upon registration.

BLS INSTRUCTOR Course: Includes Manual and Monitoring of 1st Class taught.

Annual BLS Instructor Course
Special permission is required for registration into the instructor course.  If you have not already done so, please contact the Training Center at 405-271-3307 or for more details.  Current provider-level certification and a personal reference will be required for entry into the course.  This course includes the following sections:
  • Online Instructor Essentials (must be completed prior to the "live" course)
  • Approximately 3 Hour Instructor Course
  • First Course Monitoring (Additional Fee* for Outside Oklahoma City Metro Instructors)

Course Fee: $220*

Maximum Course Enrollment: 8 candidates

 *There is an additional $50 fee for off-campus monitoring.  Mileage will also be charged for courses outside of the metro area. First initial monitoring is required before you recieve your BLS instructor card. 

Please select the method in which you will be paying for the course.

Pay here if you are paying by credit card BLS Online Payment you will be redirected to our store pay site. Choose the Heart Icon for BLS Course or BLS Skills Assessment only icon.