Complete the BLS for Healthcare Providers training through a self-paced online module, and then present your certificate for an in-person skills assessment to receive your two-year AHA course completion card.
This course is intended for participants who work or volunteer in a health care setting.
Select a time for your skills assessment. When you sign up, you will get the key to start your online learning. You must finish it and present your completion certificate at the time you choose for your in-person assessment.
Fee and Refund Information
All sales for keys to online classes are final and no refunds will be given for cancellations. You may reschedule your assessment time to a different date twice with no penalty. Sharp employees must agree to a $25 payroll deduction no-show penalty. Please ensure this learning method is appropriate for you prior to purchasing a key.
Registration for this class is required. Walk-ins will not be accepted. If you do not receive an email confirming your enrollment, please call 1-800-82-SHARP (1-800-827-4277).
If you need to cancel your registration for this event,
please call 1-800-827-4277 Monday through Friday, 7 am to 7 pm, or log in to your account to cancel online.
A fee of 100 percent
will be deducted from the amount paid if you cancel your registration less than 24 hours
before the event.
Free parking is available around the building in a lot accessible from Tech Way or Spectrum Center Boulevard.
Please note that Sharp employees are subject to a $25 payroll deduction if they do not attend or if they cancel or reschedule less than 24 hours prior to the start time of the class.
About the Online Module
Students answer short multiple-choice questions within case-based scenarios and receive feedback based on their answers to proceed through 10 critical check points. Coursework takes about 1.5 to 2 hours to complete.
- Once purchased, your course key will be e-mailed to you by 5 pm the next business day after purchase.
- The e-mail that you receive will be from ahaonline.org and will include a link to the website where you will activate your course key and complete the checkpoints, written evaluation and evaluation survey.
- After you complete the coursework, print the completion certificate to bring to your skills assessment. The certificate is valid for 60 days from the date of purchase.
Skills Remediation and the In-Person Skills Assessment
There is no skills remediation during the in-person assessment. Sharp Healthcare considers this a challenge course for those who are proficient in CPR. The assessment takes about 1.0 to 1.5 hours.
Course Cancellation Policy
Classes may be cancelled due to low enrollment. If a class is cancelled, you will be notified by phone two days before the class and will have the opportunity to attend another date or receive a full refund of the registration fee.
Card Replacement Fee
Please note, there is a $20 replacement fee if you lose or damage your AHA course completion card.
It is mandatory that you bring the following to your in-person skills assessment appointment in order to proceed with testing:
- Online certificate
- Photo ID
If you are not able to fulfill these requirements, you will be required to reschedule.
At the skills assessment, you will be practicing skills that require working on the floor and having hands-on contact with the mannequins and fellow students. If you have any physical conditions that might prevent these activities, please contact the Sharp Cardiac Training Center at 619-740-4226.