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The Designated NYS EMS Program Agency Serving Chemung,Schuyler & Steuben Counties
1058 West Church St. Elmira, NY 14905
Phone: 607-732-2354

BLS Instructor Course

Date: October 12, 2018
8:30 pm – Noon

Location: EMSTAR Training Center

During the course you will:

  • Demonstrate proficiency in teaching and performing BLS skills and concepts
  • Demonstrate the proper function, use and cleaning of BLS teaching equipment.
  • Be able to discuss safe/proper use of AED & how we may modify AED usage for children and infants
  • Be assigned skills to teach. i.e. two person infant CPR, one person adult CPR, infant foreign body airway obstruction
  • Evaluate BLS Provider students fairly and provide appropriate remediation as needed


Tuition: $200.00 


Submit Instructor Candidate Application, EMSTAR Non-Compete & Confidentiality Agreement, Instructor/Training Site Affiliation Agreement, tuition and BLS Instructor Essentials completion certificate to EMSTAR to register.

After course and before Instructor Certification is obtained, participants need to be monitored successfully teaching a course within six months after completing the Instructor Course utilizing all required BLS equipment.  Training Center Coordinators may require additional monitoring.

Meet the American Heart Association (AHA) requirements. See BLS Equipment List and Feedback Device Specifics for CPR Instruction memo to ensure you will meet training requirements.