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Basic Cardiac Life Support Instructor Course

October 26, 2021 - 6pm-9pm


Course Attendance:
Student must show up on time and prepared for class. Any student who is more than 15 minutes late after the start of the class will be not permitted to attend and must re-schedule for another course.

Course Textbook:
Every course requires the student to have a textbook with them. If student does not have a textbook with them for their course, they will not be permitted to attend their course and must re-schedule for another course – no exceptions. The textbook can be a hard copy or an e-book. If using an e-book, make sure to bring your electronic device to the class.

The AHA BLS Instructor Manual can be purchased from:

American Heart Association

AED Superstore

Laerdal Medical Corporation



Course Cancellation, Refund, Re-Test and Re-Scheduling Policy

A full refund will ONLY be issued if a student cancels two (2) weeks prior to scheduled date. There will be no refunds issued for cancellations with less than a two week notice or for no-shows on the day of the course, for ANY reason.

Retesting of any skills or written portion of any traditional course will be free for any initial certification course. If a second re-test is required a $40.00 fee will be charged and must be paid in full prior to the retest being scheduled. Any failure during a recertification course will require the student to take an initial provider certification course at the full registration fee.

AHA Course Completion Card Replacements and AHA eCard Assistance:

Electronic Certification Card (eCard) Replacement/Assistance – If your eCard was claimed, then we can provide, via email, a PDF or JPG of your card for a $10 fee. If your card was not claimed and 90 days have passed since your certification class, then a $20 fee will be charged for any assistance necessary in order to locate your card. You must provide the date that you took your course/class. When students take ANY certification or class, it is SOLELY the responsibility of the learner to be attentive when eCard instructions are given. It is also the responsibility of the learner to enter an ACCURATE email address when supplying student information. The Drexel University Division of CNE cannot be responsible for errant information passed on by the student. If you do not receive your eCard within two (2) weeks after completing a course, please contact our Department at These fees can ONLY be waived by decision of the AHA Training Center Coordinator.


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Drexel faculty, staff, alumni and students contact for a discount code.

Hotel and Travel Info

This course will be held at Drexel in Center City Philadelphia, NOT on Drexel's main campus

Three Parkway Building, 1601 Cherry Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102

Discounted Hotel Rates - Drexel University has discounted rates with hotels in Philadelphia. Please visit our list of Hotels with Drexel University Discount Rates. Please note: discount rates based on availability.

Map of Preferred Hotels of Drexel University

Hotels with Drexel Discounted Rate within walking Distance

Embassy Suites - 0.1 mile/5 minutes
Windsor Suites - 0.3 miles/7 minutes
Hampton Inn - 0.3 miles/6 minutes
Hilton Garden Inn - 0.3 miles/6 minutes
Home2 Suites - 0.5 miles/10 minutes
Sonesta - 0.6 miles/13 minutes
Loews Hotel - 0.6 miles/13 minutes
Union League - 0.6 miles/12 minutes
Club Quarters - 0.6 miles/ 13 minutes

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Directions to Drexel's Center City Campus


Drexel AHA Instructors.


The AHA’s Basic Life Support Instructor Course is intended for health professionals and allied health professionals who are interested in teaching AHA BLS courses.


October 26, 2021 - Register Online


October 26, 2021 - 6pm-9pm