El Centro BLS Instructor Courses

Upon successful completion of the course and after being successfully monitored, Instructor Candidates will receive an American Heart Association BLS Instructor Card.

BLS Instructor Course Information

  • Length: 8 hours + 4 hour Student Teaching Session
  • CEUs (8) available for: RN, RT, LVN, EMT, Paramedic, & Dental
  • The BLS Instructor Courses is for students who have already successfully completed the BLS Provider Course.

BLS Instructor Course Content

  • Key changes in basic life support, reflecting new science from the 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care
  • Critical concepts in high-quality CPR
  • The American Heart Association Chain of Survival
  • 1-rescuer CPR and AED for adults, children and infants
  • 2-rescuer CPR and AED for adults, children and infants
  • Differences among adult, child and infant rescue techniques
  • Bag-mask techniques for adults, children and infants
  • Relief of choking for adults, children and infants

About Our El Centro BLS Instructor Courses

Our BLS Instructor Course in El Centro is taught in a blended-learning format. Candidates must complete the online portion, followed by the hands-on session, which is classroom-based. In the classroom, Instructor Candidates will study in-depth material about the Heartsaver and BLS disciplines that they will be teaching.

As a BLS Instructor, candidates will also be able to teach the following courses:


  • BLS – Basic Life Support (for Healthcare Providers)
  • Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED
  • Heartsaver CPR AED
  • Heartsaver First Aid
  • Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED

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BLS Instructor Courses

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