Basic Life Saver (BLS) Course

Adult Basic Life Support (BLS)


The Adult Basic Life Support (BLS) course is a standard course providing theoretical and practical training to care for a person exhibiting the signs and symptoms of a heart attack, an unconscious but breathing person, and an unconscious person who is not breathing.

This is a 2 hour course and is appropriate for people who are new to resuscitation training and people who opt for an annual recertification.

Following successful completion of the course, the participant will receive a certificate which is valid for one year.

what you will learn

1. How to recognise the signs and symptoms of a heart attack in a conscious person;

2. What to do if the casualty collapses and becomes unconscious;

3. How to deliver basic life support ‘CPR’ if the person stops breathing;

4. How to recognise an automated external defibrillator (AED) and acknowledge its role in cardiac arrest.

Please note, this course does not include practical training in the use of an AED. This is covered in our AED training course.


£35 per person

5+ Group Discount - 10% discount per person when booking as a group of 5 or more. Apply the offer code GROUP at checkout.


2 hours


William Harvey Heart Centre, Charterhouse Square, London EC1M 6BG

Upcoming dates

Saturday 12th October, 10am-12pm

Tuesday 22nd October, 6-8pm

Sunday 27th October, 10am-12pm

Sunday 3rd November, 10am-12pm

Thursday 7th November, 6-8pm

Saturday 16th November, 10am-12pm

Tuesday 19th November, 6-8pm

Sunday 24th November, 10am-12pm

Sunday 1st December, 10am-12pm

Thursday 5th December, 6-8pm