Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Provider CPR Class

BLS for Healthcare Provider certification is only being offered

 in the blended learning format

The American Heart Assn. BLS for Healthcare Provider Course covers core material such as adult and pediatric CPR (including two-rescuer scenarios and use of the bag mask), foreign-body airway obstruction, and automated external defibrillation for healthcare professionals.

Typical Participants include:

  • Nurses
  • Doctors
  • Nursing Students
  • Emergency Medical Techs (EMT-P)

Blended learning includes an online course for cognitive learning followed by a hands-on skills session. The Blended Learning option includes an online course for cognitive learning followed by the hands-on skills session that is taught by Villa Park Fire Dept. CPR Instructors. 

The hands-on skills portion is 30 minutes in length and is taught at the Villa Park Fire Dept., and must be completed within 30 days after receiving the AHA online completion certificate.  After the successful completion of the skills portion, students will be issued a 2-yr. certification ecard. The fee for the hands-on skills portion is $40.

The Heartcode BLS blended learning online course is $31.00 and can be purchased here.

Register here for the Skills Test

For more information contact Contact Fire Dept. Administrative Asst. Patty Ruiz at 630-592-6099 or by email at