Class dates are to be determined. Please contact the Fire Department for more details at (847) 426-2131.
Fire Station 93
Physical Address 5000 Sleepy Hollow Road Carpentersville, IL 60110
Course Description: The basic life support (BLS) course provides healthcare providers and public safety professionals the knowledge the skills necessary to respond to breathing and cardiac emergency in adult, child, and infant patients. Through the use of lecture, skills demonstration, practice, and case base emergency response scenarios with a focus on team-based response. BLS builds the key critical thinking, problem-solving, and team dynamic skills that are needed for better patient outcomes. Upon successful completion of the course, learners will receive a 2-year BLS CPR certificate.
Course Description: Heartsaver courses are designed for anyone with little or no medical training who needs a course completion card for job, regulatory (for example, OSHA), or other requirements. These courses can also be taken by anyone who wants to be prepared for an emergency in any setting. For many Heartsaver courses, students receive a course completion card that is valid for 2 years.
**CPR Workbook is NOT required and will be provided for you to use during the class. If you would like to take one home, you may purchase a personal copy of the workbook.**