CPR for Basic Life Support

Available at

Date and Time: TBD

For on-campus classes, please contact our Student Services Coordinator or register for off-campus with React Medical Training.

Course Registration and Payment

Gurnick Academy:

Prior registration applicants must meet the following admission criteria:

  • Applicant must provide a valid Photo Identification on the day of the course.

Applicants must register online through our website. In order to complete registration applicant must first select CPR Course on CE Courses page (This Page). Choose an appropriate campus and desired start date and click on Registration button. Follow the required steps to complete registration. Students must contact Admission Advisors to follow up with the registration completion.

Other Course Providers:

To register and pay for the American Heart Association BLS for Basic Life Care Support course please find a desired campus above and click on the link "Schedule and Registration".

* Lifesaver CPR provider: Gurnick students/graduates DO NOT need to click on  "Please add textbook to cart".  Enter the promo code and you will automatically receive the book when you arrive at class.

Course Information

CPR for Basic Life Support Course

  • Course Description:
    CPR course is a Continuing Education Course and is not accredited and is intended for professionals that brings participants up to date in knowledge and skills.
    The goal of the Basic Life Support Course is to train participants to save lives of victims in cardiac arrest through high-quality cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). The American Heart Association designed the Basic Life Support Course to prepare healthcare professional to know how to perform CPR in both in and out of hospital settings.  This course trains participants to promptly recognize cardiac arrest, give high quality chest compressions, deliver appropriate ventilations and provide early use of an automated external defibrillator (AED) as part of a team and individually. The course also teaches how to relieve choking. This course includes adult, child and infant rescue techniques.  
  • Course Length:

    Approximately 4.5 hours (Full Course)

    Approximately 3 hours (Renewal Course)

  • Intended Audience:
    Medical or nursing students, aides, medical assistants and other healthcare personnel. 
  • Certification: 
    Upon completion of the class, students who pass the test will receive the BLS/CPR card that is valid for 2 years. If students do not pass the test, they will not receive the card. 

Gurnick Course Fees

Course Fee $60.00


Alternative Course Providers Information

Lifesaver CPR
Chris Peters 
(209) 499-2249

Please click on the link below for the Lifesaver CPR FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions):

Heart Link