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Basic Life Support (BLS)

Speciality Classification
General Practice ( GP ) / Family Medicine

Our BLS Pro­gram has been designed to pro­vide the Remote and Rur­al Health Prac­ti­tion­er with the nec­es­sary infor­ma­tion in order to pro­vide a flex­i­ble learn­ing oppor­tu­ni­ty that will enhance cur­rent knowl­edge and com­pe­ten­cy of this organ­i­sa­tion­al annu­al requirement. 

Who is this course for?

Reg­is­tered Nurs­es, Reg­is­tered Mid­wifes, Enrolled Nurs­es, Abo­rig­i­nal & Tor­res Strait Islander Health Prac­ti­tion­ers, Min­ing Para­medics, Ambu­lance Offi­cers, Iso­lat­ed Prac­tice G.P’s and oth­er remote health prac­ti­tion­ers i.e. den­tists, phys­io­ther­a­pists, men­tal health work­ers, drug and alco­hol, com­mu­ni­ty health work­ers, etc. It is ide­al­ly suit­ed for Health Pro­fes­sion­als prac­tic­ing in remote and iso­lat­ed cir­cum­stances who require this skill set annually

Pro­gram delivery

Deliv­ered in the form of an online mod­ule, com­bined with a prac­ti­cal com­pe­ten­cy that can be obtained by local asses­sors (assess­ment sheet includ­ed in the mod­ule) or via Skype. To dis­cuss your assess­ment options, please con­tact the  BLS Clin­i­cal Edu­ca­tor.

To down­load a copy of the BLS Infor­ma­tion and Prepa­ra­tion for Clin­i­cal Assess­ment infor­ma­tion sheet, click here.

This mod­ule demon­strates the process of D.R.S.A.B.C.D to sup­port the learn­er through the appli­ca­tion of the cur­rent ARC Guide­lines dur­ing a car­diac arrest including; 

  • Check­ing for Danger
  • Check­ing for Response
  • Send­ing for help
  • Open­ing the Airway
  • Check­ing Breathing
  • Per­form­ing Compressions
  • Per­form­ing Defibrillation 
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Provider Type
Education Provider
CPD Points
All CRANAplus cours­es attract CPD points with the accept­ed method of cal­cu­la­tion being 1 hour of learn­ing earns 1 CPD point.
Price Details
Member: $70 Non Member: $100