BLS for Healthcare Provider courses are designed for healthcare providers and students studying in a healthcare field.

Not sure if you need a BLS course? You can check my handy guide to see what course you need

Courses cover One and Two rescuer CPR on Adults, Children, and Infants, use of the AED, using barrier devices, additional airway adjuncts, team dynamics, high-performance team BLS, and choking. All BLS courses include a written and practical exam.

BLS Provider is the classroom course. This is offered as full 4.5-hour class or an accelerated 3.5-hour course for providers who are renewing their certification. Upcoming BLS Provider course dates & registration.

The fast-paced BLS Recert and BLS Challenge will return in 2018.

Heartcode BLS is the online course with a shorter skills session class. It is a 3-part course; Part 1 is taken online and includes the written exam. After successful completion of the online course, participants bring their course completion certificate to the skills session for Part 2 – Skills Practice and Part 3 – Skills Test. The skills session will review and test participants on their BLS skills. Upcoming Heartcode BLS Skills Session dates & registration.


AHA BLS classroom courses
These are the full 4.5-hour classroom BLS course for new or expired providers and the faster-paced 3.5-hour Accelerated BLS for renewing providers and those who are comfortable with a faster-paced class. Courses cover 1 and 2-person Adult, Child & Infant CPR AED, how to relieve choking, CPR with an advanced airway in place, Team Dynamics, High-Performance Team BLS, and use of the Bag Mask Valve. Course charge for the 4.5-hour course includes the textbook BLS for Healthcare Providers which is handed out at the start of the class. Books can be mailed out in advance by registering a minimum of 10 days in advance of the class and with pre-payment of the course and mailing fee. To have a book mailed please visit my Books and Course Materials Page.

Dates this course is offered are:


AHA BLS Provider – accelerated
Accelerated 3.5-hour class
Thursday June 1, 2017 9 am-12:30 pm
Coastal CPR & First Aid
Nya Studio
Dover Point Office Park
44 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH
Course charge $55
For more information or to register you can email me at info@coastalcpr.com or call 603/834-3177.
This class is full

AHA BLS Provider – accelerated
Accelerated 3.5-hour class
Thursday June 1, 2017 6-9:30 pm
Coastal CPR & First Aid
Nya Studio
Dover Point Office Park
44 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH
Course charge $55
For more information or to register you can email me at info@coastalcpr.com or call 603/834-3177.

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AHA BLS Provider
Full 4.5-hour class
Thursday June 8, 2017 9 am-1:30 pm
Coastal CPR & First Aid
Nya Studio
Dover Point Office Park
44 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH
Course charge $85
For more information or to register you can email me at info@coastalcpr.com or call 603/834-3177.

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AHA BLS Provider
Full 4.5-hour class
Thursday June 8, 2017 6-10:30 pm
Coastal CPR & First Aid
Nya Studio
Dover Point Office Park
44 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH
Course charge $85
For more information or to register you can email me at info@coastalcpr.com or call 603/834-3177.

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AHA BLS Provider – accelerated
Accelerated 3.5-hour class
Wednesday June 14, 2017 9 am-12:30 pm
Coastal CPR & First Aid
Nya Studio
Dover Point Office Park
44 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH
Course charge $55
For more information or to register you can email me at info@coastalcpr.com or call 603/834-3177.

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Please note, the class schedule is reduced in July and August


AHA BLS Provider – accelerated
Accelerated 3.5-hour class
Monday July 24, 2017 9 am-12:30 pm
Coastal CPR & First Aid
Nya Studio
Dover Point Office Park
44 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH
Course charge $55
For more information or to register you can email me at info@coastalcpr.com or call 603/834-3177.

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AHA BLS Provider – accelerated
Accelerated 3.5-hour class
Monday July 24, 2017 6-9:30 pm
Coastal CPR & First Aid
Nya Studio
Dover Point Office Park
44 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH
Course charge $55
For more information or to register you can email me at info@coastalcpr.com or call 603/834-3177.

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AHA BLS Provider
Full 4.5-hour class
Tuesday July 25, 2017 9 am-1:30 pm
Coastal CPR & First Aid
Nya Studio
Dover Point Office Park
44 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH
Course charge $85
For more information or to register you can email me at info@coastalcpr.com or call 603/834-3177.

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AHA BLS Provider – accelerated
Accelerated 3.5-hour class
Thursday August 3, 2017 9 am-12:30 pm
Coastal CPR & First Aid
Nya Studio
Dover Point Office Park
44 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH
Course charge $55
For more information or to register you can email me at info@coastalcpr.com or call 603/834-3177.

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AHA BLS Provider – accelerated
Accelerated 3.5-hour class
Thursday August 3, 2017 6-9:30 pm
Coastal CPR & First Aid
Nya Studio
Dover Point Office Park
44 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH
Course charge $55
For more information or to register you can email me at info@coastalcpr.com or call 603/834-3177.

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AHA BLS Provider
Full 4.5-hour class
Monday August 21, 2017 9 am-1:30 pm
Coastal CPR & First Aid
Nya Studio
Dover Point Office Park
44 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH
Course charge $85
For more information or to register you can email me at info@coastalcpr.com or call 603/834-3177.

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AHA BLS Provider
Full 4.5-hour class
Monday August 21, 2017 6-10:30 pm
Coastal CPR & First Aid
Nya Studio
Dover Point Office Park
44 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH
Course charge $85
For more information or to register you can email me at info@coastalcpr.com or call 603/834-3177.

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AHA Heartcode BLS Course and Skills Session
This is a 3-part blended course. Participants complete Part 1 online, which includes the written exam. Part 2 – skills practice and part 3 – skills testing are covered in the 1.5-hour skills session to practice, learn and test on the hands-on skills. Participants must print off and present their course completion certificate to attend the skills session. The part 1 online course can take between 1-3 hours to complete depending upon the course. For more information on the Heartcode BLS course please visit www.coastalcpr.com/online.html.

Course charges include all 3 parts; part 1 online, and parts 2 & 3 skills session. Participants who have purchased the online course on their own can register for just the skills session charge.

Dates the skills sessions are offered are:


AHA Heartcode BLS Online Course & Skills Session
Thursday June 1, 2017 1-2:30 pm
Coastal CPR & First Aid
Nya Studio
Dover Point Office Park
44 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH
Course charge:
$75 for Heartcode BLS Online and classroom skills session
$45 for skills session only
To register please use the paypal link, email me at info@coastalcpr.com or call 603/834-3177.

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AHA Heartcode BLS Online Course & Skills Session
Thursday June 8, 2017 2-3:30 pm
Coastal CPR & First Aid
Nya Studio
Dover Point Office Park
44 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH
Course charge:
$75 for Heartcode BLS Online and classroom skills session
$45 for skills session only
To register please use the paypal link, email me at info@coastalcpr.com or call 603/834-3177.

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AHA Heartcode BLS Online Course & Skills Session
Sunday June 11, 2017 3:15-4:45 pm
Coastal CPR & First Aid
Nya Studio
Dover Point Office Park
44 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH
Course charge:
$75 for Heartcode BLS Online and classroom skills session
$45 for skills session only
To register please use the paypal link, email me at info@coastalcpr.com or call 603/834-3177.

Course options:
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AHA Heartcode BLS Online Course & Skills Session
Monday June 12, 2017 8-9:30 pm
Coastal CPR & First Aid
Nya Studio
Dover Point Office Park
44 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH
Course charge:
$75 for Heartcode BLS Online and classroom skills session
$45 for skills session only
To register please use the paypal link, email me at info@coastalcpr.com or call 603/834-3177.

Course options:
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AHA Heartcode BLS Online Course & Skills Session
Tuesday June 13 2017 11:30 am-1 pm
Coastal CPR & First Aid
Nya Studio
Dover Point Office Park
44 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH
Course charge:
$75 for Heartcode BLS Online and classroom skills session
$45 for skills session only
To register please use the paypal link, email me at info@coastalcpr.com or call 603/834-3177.

Course options:
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AHA Heartcode BLS Online Course & Skills Session
Wednesday June 14, 2017 1-2:30 pm
Coastal CPR & First Aid
Nya Studio
Dover Point Office Park
44 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH
Course charge:
$75 for Heartcode BLS Online and classroom skills session
$45 for skills session only
To register please use the paypal link, email me at info@coastalcpr.com or call 603/834-3177.

Course options:
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Please note, the class schedule is reduced in July and August


AHA Heartcode BLS Online Course & Skills Session
Monday July 24 1-2:30 pm
Coastal CPR & First Aid
Nya Studio
Dover Point Office Park
44 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH
Course charge:
$75 for Heartcode BLS Online and classroom skills session
$45 for skills session only
To register please use the paypal link, email me at info@coastalcpr.com or call 603/834-3177.

Course options:
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AHA Heartcode BLS Online Course & Skills Session
Tuesday July 25 2-3:30 pm
Coastal CPR & First Aid
Nya Studio
Dover Point Office Park
44 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH
Course charge:
$75 for Heartcode BLS Online and classroom skills session
$45 for skills session only
To register please use the paypal link, email me at info@coastalcpr.com or call 603/834-3177.

Course options:
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AHA Heartcode BLS Online Course & Skills Session
Friday July 28 9-10:30 am
Coastal CPR & First Aid
Nya Studio
Dover Point Office Park
44 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH
Course charge:
$75 for Heartcode BLS Online and classroom skills session
$45 for skills session only
To register please use the paypal link, email me at info@coastalcpr.com or call 603/834-3177.

Course options:
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AHA Heartcode BLS Online Course & Skills Session
Friday July 28 8-9:30 pm
Coastal CPR & First Aid
Nya Studio
Dover Point Office Park
44 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH
Course charge:
$75 for Heartcode BLS Online and classroom skills session
$45 for skills session only
To register please use the paypal link, email me at info@coastalcpr.com or call 603/834-3177.

Course options:
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AHA Heartcode BLS Online Course & Skills Session
Thursday August 3, 2017 1-2:30 pm
Coastal CPR & First Aid
Nya Studio
Dover Point Office Park
44 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH
Course charge:
$75 for Heartcode BLS Online and classroom skills session
$45 for skills session only
To register please use the paypal link, email me at info@coastalcpr.com or call 603/834-3177.

Course options:
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AHA Heartcode BLS Online Course & Skills Session
Friday August 4, 2017 9-10:30 am
Coastal CPR & First Aid
Nya Studio
Dover Point Office Park
44 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH
Course charge:
$75 for Heartcode BLS Online and classroom skills session
$45 for skills session only
To register please use the paypal link, email me at info@coastalcpr.com or call 603/834-3177.

Course options:
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AHA Heartcode BLS Online Course & Skills Session
Friday August 4, 2017 8-9:30 pm
Coastal CPR & First Aid
Nya Studio
Dover Point Office Park
44 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH
Course charge:
$75 for Heartcode BLS Online and classroom skills session
$45 for skills session only
To register please use the paypal link, email me at info@coastalcpr.com or call 603/834-3177.

Course options:
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AHA Heartcode BLS Online Course & Skills Session
Monday August 21, 2017 2-3:30 pm
Coastal CPR & First Aid
Nya Studio
Dover Point Office Park
44 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH
Course charge:
$75 for Heartcode BLS Online and classroom skills session
$45 for skills session only
To register please use the paypal link, email me at info@coastalcpr.com or call 603/834-3177.

Course options:
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AHA BLS Recert
This fast-paced 2.5-hour BLS Renewal course is for healthcare providers with current or recently expired (less than 4 months) BLS certification. This is an accelerated course, participants are encouraged to study the BLS for Healthcare Providers textbook to prepare for the class. If you do not have the current edition (2/2016) contact me about purchasing a book to prepare for the class.

This course tends to fill. Early registration is suggested. If the class fills and there is a waiting list there is the possibility that a second class may be offered later the same day.

This course will return in 2018.


AHA BLS Renewal
This 3 hour BLS Renewal course is for healthcare providers with current or recently expired (less than 4 months) BLS certification. This is the full renewal course. The current BLS for Healthcare Providers textbook is provided unless the student has a book from a previous course.

Dates this course is offered are:

No class dates are scheduled at this time. This course will return in 2018.

Official statement on course charges & fees:

Please note that all course charges and fees cover the course supplies which include, but are not limited to books, mannequin lungs, barrier sheets, training valves, gauze, gloves, first aid supplies, cleaning supplies, books and/or handouts and the cost of certification cards; as well as payment to the instructor, rent and utilities. These charges and fees to do not represent income to the American Heart Association, American Safety & Health Institute, American Red Cross, Emergency University or other organizations whose programs I may offer. These organizations are compensated through my purchase of their training materials, books & cards.

The official disclaimer from the American Heart Association:

The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.