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Heart & Stroke Basic Life Support

Basic Life Support is required for health care professionals and first responders, for example: 

  • Doctors 
  • Dentists / dental hygienists 
  • Paramedics 
  • Nurses

Do you need First Aid Instead?

Workplaces often require First Aid with CPR/AED. You might require:
Not sure? Call us at 403-452-7727 with any questions!

Course Details

  • Certificate valid for one year 
  • Meets workplace requirements 
  • Complete online learning at home, then practical learning in class 
  • Corporate & Group Rates available
  • Heart & Stroke Foundation authorized

You will learn how to:

  • Recognize a cardiac arrest 
  • Activate the emergency response system early 
  • Respond quickly and confidently 
  • Perform high-quality single-rescuer CPR and multi-rescuer team CPR 

This course will ensure people in cardiac arrest have the best chance of survival. 

BLS is a pre-requisite for advanced resuscitation courses and many healthcare-related training programs. A current completion card is often required for employment in the healthcare field.

Course Content

Part 1: Online Learning *

  • Complete any time! Day or night.
  • Complete at your pace! Save your progress and return.
  • After registering, you will get a link within 1 business day.
    • If you register on a weekend, you will get the link on Monday (or following business day).
  • Schedule your classroom learning within 45 days to complete the course.

Part 2: Classroom Learning

  • Finish Part 1 first 
  • Attend Part 2 within 90 days of completing Part 1 
  • Learn practical, hands-on skills
  • Complete the course to get your 1-year certificate 

Course Cost

  • Full Course – $105.00
  • Renewal – $80.00

Course Length

Full Course 
  • 2 hours online 
  • 2 hours classroom 
  • 90 minutes online 
  • 90 minutes classroom 


A Heart & Stroke Basic Life Support certificate is valid for 1 year.

Provider Renewal 

As long as your current certificate is still valid (not expired), you can take a Blended Provider Renewal (recertification) course to refresh your skills. Spend only 90 minutes in the classroom!  

You can recertify any time within your expiry month.

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  • Firefox 
  • Safari 
  • Microsoft Edge 
  • DO NOT USE Internet Explorer