American Heart Association BLS Course

San Francisco, Redwood City, San Jose, Dublin, Brentwood, Concord, Berkeley, Novato, Sacramento

BLS Courses in Bay Area

Course Description
The American Heart Association BLS Course trains participants to promptly recognize several life-threatening emergencies, give high-quality chest compressions, deliver appropriate ventilations and provide early use of an AED. In the Instructor-led course, students participate in simulated clinical scenarios and learning stations. Students work with an AHA BLS Instructor to complete BLS skills practice and skills testing. Students also complete a written exam. 

Topics Covered

  • CPR for adults, children, and infants
  • Chokesaving for adults, children and infants
  • How to Use an AED (automated external defibrillator)
  • How to use pocket mask and bag valve masks
  • Two person CPR for all age groups

About Us - Safety Training Seminars

  • STS is an official American Heart Association Training Center (License 20784-CA)
  • Lowest prices in the San Francisco Bay Area Guaranteed
  • Students are issued their certification cards on the day of class
  • Over 150 BLS courses offered per month
  • Classes offered at your site. Ask about our Group Discounts.
  • Safety Training Seminars was founded in 1989. Local Company.

About our Classrooms

  • Large classrooms with comfortable chairs & tables
  • Free tea, coffee, granola bars, water
  • Phone/ipad charging station in all classrooms
  • Free Parking (except Berkeley, but BART is close)
  • Friendly, professional, experienced instructors
  • Free rescheduling if you miss your class

Bay Area Course Locations

  • San Francisco
  • Redwood City
  • San Jose
  • Dublin
  • Concord
  • Berkeley
  • Novato
  • Brentwood
  • Sacramento


Click below to view BLS prices, class times, and locations. The American Heart Association offers two options to receive the BLS certification card: BLS Classroom or BLS Heartcode. 

BLS Classroom is the traditional classroom course. 
BLS Heartcode is the most popular class for busy healthcare professionals and consists of taking an online course and then skills testing with an American Heart Association BLS instructor.