Basic Life Support - COVID-19 Safe

$22/per user

  • 12 months access
  • 1 attempt at passing

What you will learn

Welcome to this eLearning course, which focuses on Basic Life Support (BLS) for the Adult, Child and Infant in community sites.


This course has been developed for Nurses, Midwives, Medical Staff and Allied Health who work at any community site.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course, you will be able to:

  • list the steps in the Australian New Zealand Resuscitation Committee on Resuscitation (ANZCOR) Basic Life Support flowchart, April 2021
  • demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the skills necessary to effectively perform Basic Life Support
  • apply the steps in the Basic Life Support flowchart in a simulated scenario in a follow-up face-to-face workshop
  • understand the infection control/PPE requirements when working with people in community sites due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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About this course


The course is designed to take approximately 40 minutes to complete.

The course can be completed in a single session or over two or more sessions.


You are required to complete the assessment questions to gain a certificate of completion for Basic Life Support – Community eLearning.


This course adheres to South Australian (SA Health) guidelines and Australian National Standards.

The principles described in the course can however be applied to any health care setting.

If you practice outside South Australia it is your responsibility to refer to the specific requirements of your local health authority.


This course aligns with the National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards, Second Edition – Standards 1, 2, 3, 5, 6 and 8.

Clinical Governance Standard: Ticked Partnering with Consumers Standard: Ticked Preventing and Controlling Healthcare-Associated Infection Standard: Ticked Medication Safety Standard Comprehensive Care Standard: Ticked Communication for Safety Standard: Ticked Blood Management Standard Recognising and Responding to Acute Deterioration Standard: Ticked

This course is based on the Australian and New Zealand Committee on Resuscitation (ANZCOR) Basic Life Support Flowchart, April 2021.

Course structure