Basic Life Support (BLS)

Students will learn the components of high quality CPR for adults, children and infants as well as how to operate an automated external defibrillator (AED). Students will learn how to work as a team during a resuscitation attempt with multiple rescuers. In addition to CPR, the course will cover how to relieve a foreign body airway obstruction (choking) for in adults, children and infants as well as how to react in an opioid-associated life-threatening emergency.


The American Heart Association Basic Life Support Provider Manual (2015 Edition) is required for this course. Students may purchase this manual through MGA Academy or may purchase through a different source. If you purchase your provider manual through MGA Academy, your manual will be provided to you at the course. If you would like your manual prior to your course, you can contact MGA Academy to arrange to pick-up your manual prior to your scheduled course.


Instructor Led BLS: 4 Hours

Course Price: $45 (provider manual not included), $55 (with provider manual)

Required Provider Manual

American Heart Association requires you to have the Provider Manual for this course.  Manuals may be purchased through MGA Academy or through other sources, but must be the 2015 American Heart Association Basic Life Support Provider Manual. If you come to class without a manual you will not be permitted to take the course.

Select a Location:

February 2020
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Colorado Springs
1355 Garden of the Gods Road, Suite 150
Colorado Springs, CO 80907
1 (719) 418-7813

January 2020
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Mountain Towers/Hyatt Building (North Tower)
4100 East Mississippi Avenue, Suite 1250
Denver, CO 80246
1 (719) 418-7813

Resources for CNA & CPR Students

TB Test Locations

  • Any Lab Test Now
  • Health Department
  • The Little Clinic (King Soopers)
  • Primary Care Physician

Flu Shot Locations

  • Walgreens Pharmacy
  • The Little Clinic (King Soopers)
  • Safeway Pharmacy
  • Health Department
  • Primary Care Physician

Scrubs & Uniforms

  • Goodwill
  • ARC
  • Wal-Mart
  • Target
  • Burlington Coat Factory