Session 1

Session 2

August 5

Session 3

Session 4

Session 5

Session 6

July 15

Session 7

Session 1: 9 to 9:30 a.m.
Session 2: 9:30 to 10 a.m.
Session 3: 10 to 10:30 a.m.
Session 4: 10:30 to 11 a.m.
Session 5: 11 to 11:30 a.m.
Session 6: 11:30 a.m. to Noon
Session 7: Noon to 12:30 p.m.

Broadway Building, Suite 1630
Capacity: 6

In order to provide for social distancing and equipment cleaning, the course format and session times are scheduled for 1 hour blocks and course participants will be assigned a 30 minute increment to attend. One week prior to course you will receive an e-mail with your time slot for your skills check off. No waiting lists.

Course description

The American Heart Association’s BLS for Healthcare Providers Online Part 1 Course, Web-based and accessible 24 hours a day, provides a flexible alternative to classroom training. Through case-based scenarios, interactive activities and videos, this course teaches the concepts of both single-rescuer and team basic life support. An ideal option for health-care providers seeking an alternative to traditional classroom training for initial or renewal training that provides a BLS for Healthcare Provider course completion card.

The complete course combines the Part 1 web-based lessons with hands-on skills practice and skills testing to teach students how to deliver timely and effective CPR sequences for adult, child and infant patients in cardiopulmonary arrest.

Participants must complete Part 1, BLS for Healthcare Provider CPR online course and the Part 2 & 3, hands-on skills practice and skills test session, with an authorized AHA BLS instructor after completion of the online module. Please refer to the:

After you successfully complete all 3 parts, you will receive an AHA BLS for Healthcare Provider course completion card, valid for two years. How to claim your AHA eCard (PDF).

Class attendance

Be courteous and on time. Students are expected to attend and participate in the entire course. Participants will not be allowed to attend the session if they are more than 5 minutes late. Late participants are considered a no show and any fee will be forfeited.


Wear loose, comfortable clothing or scrubs. You will be practicing skills that require working on your hands, bending, standing, and lifting. If you have physical conditions that might prevent you from participating in the course, please notify us prior to the course. The instructor will work to accommodate your needs within the stated course completion requirements.

C.E. contact hours

0 contact hours.


Please select a class date above and complete the registration form. If using a credit card, submit the registration form and phone in your credit card number to (916) 734-9790. If paying by check, please print the registration form, attach your check made payable to UC Regents, and mail to: 

Center for Professional Practice of Nursing
4900 Broadway, Suite 1630
Sacramento, CA 95820

Registrations are confirmed only if deposit or fee is provided with registration form. Registration includes an online key code for the module, skills practice and test session. Registration deposit/fee is inclusive of the online HeartCode module and skills check session. This is a flat rate and there is no cost breakdown for individual components of the course.

UC Davis Health employees & community registrants

$70 registration fee. Registration includes online key code for module, skills practice and test session. A link to the online module and key code will be delivered to course participants 30 days prior to the class date via e-mail. UC Davis Health personnel will receive their AHA online module on their UC Davis e-mail account per hospital policy.

Refund policy

Cancellation must be requested five days prior to class date to receive a full refund. A $25 service fee will be charged after this date. If the provider cancels the course a full refund will be provided.


The AHA strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.

Persons with disabilities

Individuals needing special accommodations may call the Center for Professional Practice of Nursing at (916) 734-9790.


Parking is available in lot 25, approximately one block from the Broadway Building on 50th Street next to the MIND Institute. Park with a UC Davis parking permit, or purchase a daily permit for $6 from the kiosk or through the Flowbird Parking app.


Jan Shepard, R.N., M.S.N., C.S.S.G.B., C.C.R.N.-k.
Professional Development Specialist