Basic Life Support (CPR) Renewal

Course Information

Course Code


Instruction Method

In class- Please see prerequisites


See table below


2.5 hours: 5:00 pm- 7:30 pm


Heart and Stroke certified Instructors

Learner Outcomes

As a healthcare professional, you will be prepared to recognize several life-threatening emergencies and be able to:

• Perform CPR.
• Use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED).
• Relieve choking in a safe, timely, and effective manner.
• Perform rescue skills in adult, child, and infant patients in both the out-of-hospital and in-hospital settings.

Evaluation Method

• Written examination
• Practical skills evaluation

Intended For

Healthcare professionals and students of healthcare professions. BLS Renewal is  a fast-paced course that allows the experienced BLS provider ( those who are confident in their BLS skills through regular use in their work in the ED, CCU, ICU on code team, or paramedics and first responders) the opportunity to demonstrate knowledge through written and skills assessment in a concentrated program.

This course is also available by contract for on-site delivery. Please email for information.

Text Book

Not included in course fee. BLS Providers 2015 manual (RE3310E), which is available at: University of Toronto bookstore or Heart and Stroke Foundation.


The Michener Institute of Education at UHN, 222 St. Patrick Street, Toronto, ON- unless indicated otherwise in the table below

Certificate Program

Upon successful completion of the course you will receive a BLS Provider Ecard issued by Heart and Stroke Foundation and valid for 12 months. HSF will email instructions to access the online Ecard after successful completion of the course.


  • Registration with Heart and Stroke for your Heart and Stroke Id Number -if you do not have a HSF#/account already.
  • Textbook: Not included in course fee. BLS  Providers 2015 manual (RE3310E), which is available at: University of Toronto bookstore or Training Materials HSF Courses  .
  • Current Heart & Stroke BLS completion card (taken within the last 12 months, current to the most recent Guidelines release).
  • It is critical that learners come prepared. The BLS Renewal course is fast-paced, assumes learners have retained the cognitive knowledge and can demonstrate skills mastery. there will be limited practice and limited opportunities for remedial coaching.
  • Learners who are not successful in passing the skills test or knowledge test will have to take a full BLS Provider course.

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CodeCourse TitleFormatTuitionDate(s)Register ByAvailability
CR803-YO1Basic Life Support Renewal 5pm-7:30pm Room 1325Workshop$59.00Sep-22-2018 to Sep-22-2018Closed
CR803-Y04Basic Life Support RenewalWorkshop$59.00Nov-24-2018 to Nov-24-2018Open
CR803-Y06Basic Life Support RenewalWorkshop$59.00Jan-26-2019 to Jan-26-2019Open
CR803-Y08Basic Life Support RenewalWorkshop$59.00Mar-16-2019 to Mar-16-2019Open
CR803-Y010Basic Life Support RenewalWorkshop$59.00May-11-2019 to May-11-2019Open
CR803-Y013Basic Life Support RenewalWorkshop$59.00Jul-27-2019 to Jul-27-2019Open

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