Are you a BLS, ILS or ALS paramedic seeking to develop or progress your career?

Labour Law Distributors has on offer a large variety of training course on offer backed by the experience and knowledge of the businesses three Directors, who are all Advanced Life Support paramedics that have been actively involved in paramedic training in South Africa for the last four decades.

Labour Law Distributors has a variety of paramedic courses, including American Heart Association courses and Continual Professional Development (CPD) courses. We are able to facilitate and introduce learners or professional practitioners to the appropriate training routes or institutions, through our networks of contacts and associations. Request to speak to one of the paramedic specialist or Directors.

Paramedics Training
One of Labour Law Distributors’ core specialities and strengths is emergency medical care training. This process starts with basic first aid training, to Basic Ambulance Assistant which is entry level paramedic / emergency services training, to various American Heart Association (AHA) recognized courses .

The suite of American Heart Association (AHA) courses range from CPR for family and friends to a variety of courses for health care practitioners such as Basic Life Support for Health Care providers. These practitioners would include doctors, paramedics, nurses, physiotherapists, dentists etc.

Paramedics Courses

The BLS for Healthcare Providers Course is intended for participants who provide health care to patients in a wide variety of settings, including in-hospital and out-of-hospital settings. These healthcare providers may include (but are not limited to) doctors, nurses, paramedics, medical technicians, respiratory therapists, physical and occupational therapists, doctor’s assistants, registrars, interns, medical and nursing students in training, aides, medical and nursing assistants and other allied health personnel.

The Course is also designed for anyone who is required to take a Healthcare Provider Course for employment. The Course is a prerequisite for advanced courses in resuscitation, including Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS), Paediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), Advanced Neonatal Life Support (ANLS), Advanced Medical Life Support (AMLS) and BLS Instructor Courses.

The Course comprises 38 modules and teaches the skills of CPR and choking for victims of all ages, including ventilation with barrier devices, pocket masks, bag-valve-mask devices with supplemental oxygen, and the use of Automated External Defibrillators. An 80-page BLS for Healthcare Providers Student Manual and CD-ROM is provided to each participant for review before, during and after the Course. For successful completion of the Course, participants will be expected to demonstrate proficiency in CPR and AED use, and obtain a score of at least 85% in the final written evaluation.

The accompanying CD-ROM contains relevant anatomy and physiology, the clinical presentation of coronary heart disease, stroke, special situations, and risk factors for heart disease and stroke. The CD-ROM also includes video clip demonstrations of adult, child and infant CPR and choking, the use of bag-valve-masks and Automated External Defibrillators