Prime Hospital strives to make ongoing contributions to public health by conducting emergency training to support and assist government entities, industry and communities. Life Support Training Center at Prime Hospital is certified by American Heart Association (AHA) International Training Center (ITC) and offers courses in Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS), Airway Management, Pharmacology, Heart saver programs and Family and Friends Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR). Studies have shown that less than one-third of sudden cardiac arrest victims are administered immediate CPR from bystanders. A strong Chain of Survival can improve chances of survival and recovery for victims of heart attack, stroke and other emergencies. The term Chain of Survival provides a useful metaphor for the elements of the 'Emergency Cardiovascular Care' (ECC) systems concept.
The 5 links in the adult Chain of Survival are:
- Immediate recognition of cardiac arrest and activation of the emergency response system
- Early cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) with an emphasis on chest compression
- Rapid defibrillation
- Effective advanced life support
- Integrated post-cardiac arrest care
- Basic Life Support (BLS)
- Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
- Airway Management
- ECG and Pharmacology
- Heart saver First Aid CPR AED
- Heart saver First Aid
- Heart saver CPR AED
- Heart saver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED
- Heart saver CPR in Schools
- Family & Friends CPR
- Advanced First Aid
Prime Hospital Life Support Training Center ensures that high quality training is implemented by:
- Supporting individuals in improving lifesaving skills and achieving their potential.
- Ensuring AHA policies, procedures and guidelines which relate to 'Basic Life Support' Advanced Life Support and 'Heart saver First Aid CPR AED' Courses are implemented.
All programmes are in line with AHA quality practice and standards and are approved by Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services and satisfy the DHA Hospital Regulation 2012, DHA Outpatient care regulation 2012, DHA Day Surgical Center regulations 2012, and Dubai Municipality safety guidelines.
Training sessions are classroom, video-based, instructor-led course designed by AHA for anyone with or limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in BLS, ACLS or first aid to meet job, regulatory or other requirement. Prime Hospital Life Support training center has access to a state of the art training environment which will facilitate effective course delivery and encourage a culture of learning among healthcare providers and external participants. It provides a wealth of resources to deliver high quality learning and development. It employs the use of the latest technological advances to facilitate effective AHA course delivery. Unfortunately, emergencies happen in the workplace. When a life is at stake, don’t settle for less. Rely on quality training from the trusted leader in CPR and emergency cardiovascular care - rely on Prime Hospital an authorized American Heart Association Training Center.
All Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Courses are awarded with CME credit points which will satisfy the DHA CPD requirements for license renewal of healthcare professionals.
- BLS - 4 CME Points
- ACLS - 10 CME Points
For booking & more information please contact:
04 2929 777 / 056 33 07 418 or