BCLS + AED Full Course

Post CB Update

In accordance with the directions from the Ministry for Trade and Industry (MTI) and Singapore Resuscitation and First Aid Council (SRFAC) to ensure safe distancing measures are in place during training activities and to minimise prolonged contact time between individuals, Lentor Training Centre has made significant adjustments to our training arrangements to ensure our learners and staff remain safe while in our premises.

The information below has been amended to include the recommended precautions by MTI and SRFAC.

$149.80 (incl GST)

To use Funding, please see information in the funding section below.

Please note that Lentor Ambulance will only be issuing Electronic Soft Copy Certificates from 1st Mar 2020. If you require a hardcopy certificate, an additional administrative fee of $15 (inclusive of GST) will apply.

About

The Basic Cardiac Life Support + Automated External Defibrillator (BCLS+AED) Course is an 8-hour programme designed to teach the skills and knowledge of basic cardiac life support, including the use of the automated external defibrillator, according to Singapore Resuscitation and First Aid Council guidelines.

Course Objective

a) Understand the responder’s role in the Chain of Survival.
b) Perform good quality effective Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) on adult and infant cardiac arrest victims.
c) Use the Automated External Defibrillator effectively and safely on adult cardiac arrest victims.
d) Remove Foreign Body Airway Obstruction from conscious and unconscious adult and infant choking victim

  • Healthcare professionals
  • Allied healthcare providers
  • Emergency medical services personnel

Due to the current pandemic and post-CB precautionary measures, learners are required to read the course manuals and additional notes prior to attending their classes. Classroom sessions will be devoted to mainly practical skills training and assessments. This arrangement will help reduce the contact time between learners and staff in the classroom.

Quizzes and short discussions will be utilised to assist learners in understanding the key points of each topic. These learning activities will also provide learners an opportunity to clarify any doubt they may have arising from their pre-course reading.

  • All activities – 1 facilitator : 4 learners
  • Practical skills assessment
    • Scenario- based
    • Emphasis on application
    • 3 attempts allowed
  • Theory assessment
    • Multiple Choice Questions
    • 80% score requirement
    • 3 attempts allowed
    • Able to speak, write and understand English effectively.
    • Applicants should not be suffering from medical conditions, physical disabilities or injuries that can be worsened by physical exertion.

Should you have any special needs, please do not hesitate to email us at [email protected] or call us at 6250 2300 for further assistance.

For prerequisites related to the post-CB and Covid-19 precautionary measures, please click on the indicated link on our website’s homepage.

8 hours – inclusive of training and assessment hours 

Participants must meet minimum of 75% attendance in order to qualify for the assessments. 

  • 1-Rescuer Adult, Child and Infant Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
  • Use of Automated External Defibrillator
  • Adult, Child and Infant Foreign Body Airway Obstruction (Conscious and Unconscious)
  • The Recovery Position

Upon successful completion of the course and its assessments, participants will be issued with a certificate endorsed by Lentor Ambulance Pte Ltd.

We have stopped issuing physical certificates effective from 1st March 2020. This is to reduce waste in the long term, reduces need for replacement certificates and allows for more effective tracking of certificate validity.

  • Certificate validity – 2 years.
  • Certificate accreditation – Singapore Resuscitation and First Aid Council.
  • Certificates can be easily verified via our website

This course will be conducted at Lentor Training Centre, the training arm of Lentor Ambulance Pte Ltd. 
33, Ubi Avenue 3 Vertex Tower B, #03-11 Singapore 408868 
Directions to our training centre will be emailed to you after registration.

$140 (before GST)

$149.80 (after GST)

Singapore registered nurses may claim CPE points.

Training subsidies are available for this course. Please call 6250 2300 or email us at [email protected] for assistance.

Others

We are able to conduct training at your organisation’s premises, subject to fulfilment of SRFAC’s pandemic precautionary measures

Please call 6250 2300 or email us at [email protected] for further details.

Funding available

SkillsFuture Credit

Use of SkillsFuture credits is available for this course. For individuals who wish to use SkillsFuture Credits to fund the course, please follow the instructions here to make booking online. You can use SkillsFuture credits to pay for up to 100% of the course fees.

SkillsFuture training grant and absentee payroll

Use of SkillsFuture training grant and absentee payroll is also available. Information can be found below. To utilise training grant and absentee payroll, please email us at [email protected]

View full information about training grants and absentee payroll on our course page on the skills connect website and search for this course via course reference number: CRS-N-0022982

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