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BLS: Basic Life Support

BLS Certification
Internationally Accepted-
98% National Acceptance Rate
Adheres to the Latest AHA
Standards & Guidelines
100% Online: Use Your
Computer, Tablet or Phone
PDF Handbook and Exclusive
Study Material Included
BLS Renewal
Internationally Accepted-
98% National Acceptance Rate
Adheres to the Latest AHA
Standards & Guidelines
100% Online: Use Your
Computer, Tablet or Phone
PDF Handbook and Exclusive
Study Material Included
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Traditional, on-site certification courses can last anywhere from 12-18 hours. Even recertification courses can take up to 8 hours to complete. Now you can complete your certification or renewal course from the comfort of your home or office in as little as 1 hour with NHCPS. Save valuable time by completing your course online today.

What you get when you certify with NHCPS

Feature Certification Renewal
Access Any Time, Anywhere Yes Yes
Instant Feedback Yes Yes
Instant Proof of Certification Yes Yes
Receive Certification Card in the Mail Yes Yes
Required Clinical Skills Test
BLS PDF Provider Handbook Included Yes Yes
Unlimited Retakes Yes Yes
Save Progress so You Can Stop and Continue at a Later Time Yes Yes
Timed Examination
Available on Mobile/Tablet Platforms Yes Yes
Continuing medical education (CME) Eligible for AMA Category 2 up to 8 Credits
Up to 8 Credits Up to 4 Credits

Our Basic Life Support (BLS) Course & Test Covers The Following Topics Which Can Be Reviewed In Our Free Online BLS Handbook

General Concepts of Basic Life Support (BLS)

  • Familiarize yourself with an overview of the Basic Life Support. Further, learn about the Chains of Survival for adult and pediatric care.

BLS for Adults

  • Introduce yourself to the adult BLS procedure: chest compressions, establishing airway, giving breaths, and using AED for defibrillation. Also, learn the difference between CPR with one rescuer and CPR with two rescuers.

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  • Our Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification and Renewal Courses Meet the Latest American Heart Association (AHA) Guidelines and Standards, are Fully Accredited, Physician Created, and Available 100% Online.

    NHCPS's Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification and Renewal Courses have been constructed by practicing physicians. All course training material and exams are accessible entirely online and adhere to the most current AHA standards and guidelines. NHCPS' Provider Handbook was created in accordance with the 2010 American Heart Association Healthcare Providers Provider Handbook. Our on-staff medical staff consistently reviews all study and exam material to ensure our courses are up-to-date, and you receive the most updated Training available!

  • Complete your Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification or Renewal Course 100% Online.

    All facets of our BLS Certification and Renewal Courses are available entirely online. Finally you are able to meet your requirements in a manner that fits your lifestyle! Prior to recent times, these courses were available only through on-site events. Today however, other options are available, and as a health care professional, you can now complete your course through the convenience of a BLS Online course.

  • Basic Life Support Certification or Renewed Provider Card Shipped Free to Your Door

    Upon successful completion of your Certification or Renewal Course, you will immediately receive a digital copy of your course completion Provider Card. This digital copy is meant to serve as a temporary card while you await the arrival of your physical Provider Card. Your physical copy will be shipped to your desired address, and will arrive within 5-10 business days following your course completion date.

    Your Provider Card will display your full name, the NHCPS logo, our Course CME Provider Number, successful course completion date, date of certification expiration, and validating signature.

  • Online Training and Certification Examination can be Completed Any Time, Anywhere

    NHCPS is passionate about providing high-quality BLS Training and Certification or Renewal examinations to health care professionals. However, we feel this educational material should be provided in the most convenient, pain-free method that can fit easily within the busy schedules of most practicing health care professionals. For this reason, all facets of our courses can be accessed and completed entirely online. Review training material in the order you choose, and complete the exam at your own pace.

    In circumstances where you cannot complete your course review, or course exam, your material will be saved in your account and will be available when you are online again! Pause an exam and complete it at a later time, your answers will be stored and you can pick up exactly where you left off! Never before has getting your BLS Certification Renewal been this easy!

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) PDF Provider Handbook Included and Additional Training Materials Available Free of Charge, and No Skills Exam Required!

    NHCPS's PDF Provider Handbook is a comprehensive BLS Study Guide derived from a combination of the AHA Manual and through the expertise of our on-site physicians. All other course study material can be accessed in your account at any time, on any computer or mobile device. While all of our material is offered primarily online, you will have the option of printing your Provider Handbook to take with you when you are away from Internet access.

    Due to the level of course information and comprehensive training material, a clinical skills exam is not required for successful course completion! Training videos and audiobooks are also available in your account.

  • Receive Instant Proof of Course Completion and Immediately Review Your Exam

    Following the submittal of your Final BLS Exam, answers will be calculated to determine your exam results. These results will be available immediately for review, as will a digital copy of your Provider Card. Your digital Provider Card can be used as a temporary certification card while you await the arrival of your physical Provider Card. Your physical card will be shipped to your desired address, and will arrive within 5-10 business days following your course completion date.

    Your BLS Provider Card will display your full name, the NHCPS logo, our Course CME Provider Number, successful course completion date, date of certification expiration, and validating signature.

  • Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits

    NHCPS online certification courses or training classes adhere by the latest American Heart Association and American Academy of Pediatrics courses. Self-directed online education is eligible for category 2 CME credits. See the guidelines of your organization for claiming the credits you have earned.

  • Unlimited Exam Retakes for Free

    You will not penalized for an unsuccessful attempt at passing your final exam on your first try. Your results will be available indefinitely within your account for further review, and an exam recap will also be sent to your provided email address. Take any additional time to review your exam and study materials, compare answers with your Provider Handbook, and gain confidence before retaking your exam. We want to ensure you have a complete understanding of the Training material, and are well prepared to save lives when you complete your course!

  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee, or Your Money Back

    For your peace of mind and security, all certification and recertification courses provided by NHCPS are offered with a 100% money back guarantee. If you are unhappy with one of our courses during your certification period you can contact us to request a full refund of your purchase (minus any shipping and material fees).


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