Basic Life Support (BLS) with Family Communications Module (Mankato)

Wednesday, August 7, 2019
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Clinical Sciences Building @ Minnesota State University

This course provides the foundation for saving lives after cardiac arrest using new 2015 science. Basic Life Support (BLS) teaches the concepts of high-quality CPR, improvement of chest compression fraction, and high-performing team dynamics. This course is for healthcare professionals and other personnel who need to know how to perform CPR and other basic cardiovascular life support skills in a wide variety of in-facility and prehospital settings. Minnesota State University, Mankato’s BLS Course is offered with Laerdal’s The Little Family Package-specific and cutting edge CPR training manikins.

$70 per person
*$100 per person to conduct a training at your site; contact us for more information.


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  • New science and education from the 2015 AHA Guidelines
  • Components of high-quality CPR for adults, children, and infants
  • AHA Chain of Survival for prehospital and in-facility providers
  • Importance of early use of an AED
  • Effective ventilations using a barrier device 
  • Importance of teams in multirescuer resuscitation and performance as an effective team member during multirescuer CPR
  • Relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (choking) for adults and infants



Tiffany GordonTiffany Gordon, MSN, RN, CPN, is a pediatric nurse who has been working with Minnesota State University, Mankato as the Simulation Coordinator for Workforce Training since 2017. She has over 13 years of experience as a nurse to offer this course and other trainings.


For registration questions, please contact Larane Wahlen


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