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December, 2013: NIHE was named as being in the TOP 1% of AHA Training Centers!!

 

Current BLS Classes

Northern California locations (click on city name to go to registation page for that location)

Sacramento         San Francisco           San Jose

              Vacaville              Walnut Creek

Southern California location 

Colton/Loma Linda       

Oregon  

Cottage Grove, Oregon

ALL of our BLS courses will result in you receiving an American Heart Association BLS Provider card upon successful completion of all course requirements Below you will find a description of each type of BLS class we offer and who is eligible to take each course. Once you know which course you wish to sign up for, click on the link at the top or bottom of this page for the city that is closest to your location. This will take you to a registration page where you may find a convenient course date and register and pay for the type of BLS class that you need.    

BLS -Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers.  This is the American Heart Association CPR course designed for all those who work in a healthcare setting.  This course includes adult, child, and infant data.  Successful completion of this course requires passing a written exam with 84% or better and skills testing.  We offer this course in several formats, all approved by the American Heart Association and upon successful completion of any of these courses the student will receive an AHA BLS Provider card.  

Basic Life Support - As the American Heart Association wants all students to get the full benefit of the new 2015 AHA guidelines American Heart Association has suspended the teaching of all Basic Life Support Renewal courses until Nov.1, 2017.  Until that time all students must take the Basic Life Support course.  This American Heart Association course is open to all new, expired, and current BLS card holders.   This course is taught in the classroom and requires successful demonstration of BLS skills and passing of the written test with 84% or better.  All students MUST have an AHA BLS Provider manual at the class.  Upon successful completion of all course requirements the student will receive an American Heart Association BLS card.

Basic Life Support Add on-This American Heart Association course is open to all new, expired, and current BLS card holders taking either ACLS, PALS, or NRP on the same date and at the same location. This course is taught separately from the ACLS, PALS, & NRPThis course is taught in the classroom and requires successful demonstration of BLS skills and passing of the written test with 84% or better.  All students must have an AHA textbook.  Upon successful completion of all course requirements the student will receive an AHA BLS card.

BLS Online with Skill Check-This American Heart Association online BLS course has two parts.  The online portion and the skill check.  Upon successful completion of all course requirements the student will receive an AHA BLS card.  This is only available for PCs, not Apple computers. Skill checks begin at 12:30 p.m. at all of our locations except for our regular Wednesday Colton, CA BLS class at which time they begin at 3 p.m.  

What Card & CE certification will I get?

Current BLS Classes

Northern California locations (click on city name to go to registation page for that location)

Sacramento               San Francisco              San Jose

              Vacaville                    Walnut Creek

Southern California location 

Colton/Loma Linda  

Oregon locations    

Cottage Grove, Oregon     


 

2016 CLASS LOCATIONS
 

Nov 14 Loma Linda / Colton

Nov 16 Loma Linda / Colton

Nov 18 Walnut Creek

Nov 29 Loma Linda / Colton

Nov 30 Loma Linda / Colton

Dec 6 Vacaville

Dec 7 Loma Linda / Colton

Dec 8 So. San Francisco

Dec 14 Sacramento

Dec 14 Loma Linda / Colton

Dec 20 Loma Linda / Colton

Dec 21 Loma Linda / Colton

Dec 22 Vacaville

Dec 28 Loma Linda / Colton

2017 CLASS LOCATIONS

Jan 4 Colton / Loma Linda

Jan 5 San Francisco

Jan 11 Colton / Loma Linda

Jan 11 Sacramento

Jan 12 Vacaville

Jan 16 Colton / Loma Linda

Jan 18 Colton / Loma Linda

Jan 20 Walnut Creek

Jan 25 Colton / Loma Linda

Jan 26 San Jose

Jan 31 Colton / Loma Linda

Feb 1 Colton / Loma Linda

Feb 2 San Francisco

Feb 8 Colton / Loma Linda

Feb 13 Colton / Loma Linda

Feb 15 Colton / Loma Linda

Feb 15 Vacaville

Feb 22 Colton / Loma Linda

Feb 22 Vacaville

Feb 28 Colton / Loma Linda

Mar 1 Colton / Loma Linda

Mar 2 San Francisco

Mar 8 Colton / Loma Linda

Mar 8 Sacramento

Mar 9 Vacaville

Mar 13 Colton / Loma Linda

Mar 15 Colton / Loma Linda

Mar 22 Colton / Loma Linda

Mar 24 Walnut Creek

Mar 28 Colton / Loma Linda

Mar 29 Colton / Loma Linda

Apr 5 Colton / Loma Linda

Apr 6 San Francisco

Apr 10 Colton / Loma Linda

Apr 12 Colton / Loma Linda

Apr 12 Vacaville

Apr 19 Colton / Loma Linda

Apr 19 Vacaville

Apr 25 Colton / Loma Linda

Apr 26 Colton / Loma Linda

Apr 27 San Jose

May 3 Colton / Loma Linda

May 4 San Francisco

May 10 Colton / Loma Linda

May 10 Sacramento

May 11 Vacaville

May 15 Colton / Loma Linda

May 17 Colton / Loma Linda

May 19 Walnut Creek

May 24 Colton / Loma Linda

May 23 Colton / Loma Linda

May 31 Colton / Loma Linda

Jun 7 Colton / Loma Linda

Jun 8 San Francisco

Jun 12 Colton / Loma Linda

Jun 14 Colton / Loma Linda

Jun 14 Vacaville

Jun 21 Colton / Loma Linda

Jun 21 Vacaville

Jun 27 Colton / Loma Linda

Jun 28 Colton / Loma Linda

Jul 5 Colton / Loma Linda

Jul 6 Vacaville

Jul 10 Colton / Loma Linda

Jul 12 Colton / Loma Linda

Jul 12 Sacramento

Jul 19 Colton / Loma Linda

Jul 21 Walnut Creek

Jul 25 Colton / Loma Linda

Jul 26 Colton / Loma Linda

Jul 27 San Jose

Aug 2 Colton / Loma Linda

Aug 3 San Francisco

Aug 9 Colton / Loma Linda

Aug 14 Colton / Loma Linda

Aug 16 Colton / Loma Linda

Aug 16 Vacaville

Aug 23 Colton / Loma Linda

Aug 23 Vacaville

Aug 29 Colton / Loma Linda

Aug 30 Colton / Loma Linda

Sep 6 Colton / Loma Linda

Sep 7 San Francisco

Sep 11 Colton / Loma Linda

Sep 13 Colton / Loma Linda

Sep 13 San Jose

Sep 14 Vacaville

Sep 20 Colton / Loma Linda

Sep 22 Walnut Creek

Sep 26 Colton / Loma Linda

Sep 27 Colton / Loma Linda

Oct 4 Colton / Loma Linda

Oct 5 San Francisco

Oct 9 Colton / Loma Linda

Oct 11 Colton / Loma Linda

Oct 11 Vacaville

Oct 18 Colton / Loma Linda

Oct 18 Vacaville

Oct 25 Colton / Loma Linda

Oct 31 Colton / Loma Linda

Nov 1 Colton / Loma Linda

Nov 2 San Francisco

Nov 8 Colton / Loma Linda

Nov 8 San Jose

Nov 10 Walnut Creek

Nov 13 Colton / Loma Linda

Nov 15 Colton / Loma Linda

Nov 15 Vacaville

Nov 22 Colton / Loma Linda

Nov 28 Colton / Loma Linda

Nov 29 Colton / Loma Linda

Dec 4 Colton / Loma Linda

Dec 6 Colton / Loma Linda

Dec 7 San Francisco

Dec 13 Colton / Loma Linda

Dec 14 Vacaville

Dec 19 Colton / Loma Linda

Dec 20 Colton / Loma Linda

Dec 20 Vacaville

Dec 27 Colton / Loma Linda

If you have completed  the ONLINE AHA BLS course you may attend any one of these courses to complete your skill check off.  Please call 800-773-8895 to schedule your skill check off.

800-773-8895

*The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge & proficiency in BLS, ACLS, & PALS & has developed instructional materials for this purpose.  Use of these 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 course material, do not represent income to the Association.