Basic Life Support & First Aid Training

last updated 27/02/2021

PAPRSB IHS offers certified American Heart Association (AHA) training courses in basic life support (BLS) and advanced cardiac life support (ACLS) for healthcare professionals and first aid with CPR AED for non-healthcare professionals. All these training courses are conducted by AHA certified instructors. Certification is valid for two years after passing the examination and skills assessment. Participants will be given AHA certificate and completion card.

In addition to these training courses, we also conduct a basic CPR and first aid course for family members, domestic helpers, students who do not require certification, and they are provided with certificate of participation.

Each training session can take a minimum of 6 and a maximum of 20 participants. For registration, fee and further queries, kindly email at

2021 Dates

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BLS-CPR-AED content in brief



  • *Adult            
  • *Child
  • *Infant
  • Use of automatic defibrillation (AED)
  • Use of pocket mask
  • Use of bag valve mask *BLS only

Note: Practical session on adult, child and infant CPR for both 1 and 2 rescuers


  • Adult
  • Child
  • Infant

Note: Practical session on choking relief for a responsive casualty

Other: Team Dynamic

First aid in brief

First Aid Basics: Duties and Key Steps

Duties, roles, and responsibilities of first aid rescuers; universal precautions and exposure to blood; removing protective gloves; finding the problem

Medical Emergencies

Breathing problems; choking; allergic reaction; using an epinephrine pen; heart attack; fainting; diabetes and low blood sugar; stroke; and seizure

Injury Emergencies

Bleeding, controlling bleeding; shock; bandaging; wounds; head, neck, and spine injuries; broken bones and sprain; burns; and electrical injuries

Environmental Emergencies

  • Bites and Stings
  • Heat-Related Emergencies
  • Cold-Related Emergencies
  • Poison Emergencies

ACLS in brief

Cardiac Management

  • BLS
  • ECG
  • ACLS Drugs

Airway Management

Team Dynamic and MegacodeOptional: Stroke