IS BLS the same as HCP (healthcare provider)?

Yes, BLS has replaced the HCP (Healthcare Provider) course. BLS is a more accurate and up to date version of the HCP course. This is the correct course for in-facility care providers, including nursing staff, care aides, medical and dental professionals. AHS only accepts Heart & Stroke certification.

Date Price Course Name Location
Heart and StrokeApril 5th, 2024
12:30AM - 3:30AM
$60.00BLS Provider (Basic Life Support) ,(EES)
BLS has replaced the HCP (Healthcare Provider) course. Heart & Stroke 1 year certificate (AHS approved)
3012 106 street NW, Edmonton MAPBook Now
Heart and StrokeMarch 30th, 2024
10:00AM - 1:00PM
$60.00BLS Provider (Basic Life Support) ,(EES)
BLS has replaced the HCP (Healthcare Provider) course. Heart & Stroke 1 year certificate (AHS approved)
3012 106 street NW, Edmonton MAPBook Now
Heart and StrokeMarch 17th, 2024
12:00PM - 3:00PM
$60.00BLS Provider (Basic Life Support) ,(EES)
BLS has replaced the HCP (Healthcare Provider) course. Heart & Stroke 1 year certificate (AHS approved)
3012 106 street NW, Edmonton MAPBook Now
Heart and StrokeMarch 1st, 2024
9:00AM - 12:00PM
$60.00BLS Provider (Basic Life Support) ,(EES)
BLS has replaced the HCP (Healthcare Provider) course. Heart & Stroke 1 year certificate (AHS approved)
3012 106 street NW, Edmonton MAPBook Now
Heart and StrokeMarch 9th, 2024
10:00AM - 1:00PM
$60.00BLS Provider (Basic Life Support) ,(ENP)
BLS has replaced the HCP (Healthcare Provider) course. Heart & Stroke 1 year certificate (AHS approved)
15371 37 ST NW, Edmonton MAPBook Now
Heart and StrokeMarch 24th, 2024
11:00AM - 2:00PM
$60.00BLS Provider (Basic Life Support) ,(EWP)
BLS has replaced the HCP (Healthcare Provider) course. Heart & Stroke 1 year certificate (AHS approved)
1014 Webber Greens Drive MAPBook Now
Heart and StrokeMarch 3rd, 2024
11:00AM - 2:00PM
$60.00BLS Provider (Basic Life Support) ,(EWP)
BLS has replaced the HCP (Healthcare Provider) course. Heart & Stroke 1 year certificate (AHS approved)
1014 Webber Greens Drive MAPBook Now

BLS Provider Renewal (Basic Life Support – Healthcare Provider)

Must have a current valid certificate 

BLS Provider is an instructor-led fundamental course for all healthcare and emergency medical providers, intended to help you improve patient outcomes. You will learn single- and multi-rescuer basic life support skills with a focus on high-quality CPR and team dynamics in a wide variety of prehospital or in-facility settings. BLS is a pre-requisite for advanced resuscitation courses and many healthcare-related training programs. Current certification is often required for employment in the healthcare field and Heart & Stroke certification is the only one accepted by Alberta Health Services (AHS).

This course meets OH&S, Federal and Provincial regulations for Basic Life Support. BLS has replaced the HCP (Healthcare Provider) course.

FEATURES

  • Reflects science of the most recent Guidelines Update for CPR and ECC
  • Hands-on class format reinforces skills proficiency
  • Emphasis on high-quality CPR including team dynamics
  • Video-based course with real world scenarios