BLS Course Part 1 online codes

  • There is a delay in getting the part 1 course codes. Once these have been received, we will send out to anyone who have booked this course 

One-Day SPoRTS Course Galway - 24th February, 2024

  • For more information and booking details, please email: 

HMIMMS Course Edinburgh - 22nd & 23rd April, 2024

Email: for the Dublin course and for the Edinburgh courses

Generic Instructors Course (GIC) Edinburgh - 19th & 20th April, 2024

Email: for the Dublin course and for the Edinburgh courses

Part 2 AHA BLS/AED Course

  • Part 2 is the practical element of the BLS Course. Part 1 must be completed before attedning. The venue for the February courses have TBC but will be in Dublin, Naas or Maynooth area. We will run a morning course and an aftrenoon course. Places will be limited, so earlier booking is essential. On completion of Part 2, each candidate will be issued with a BLS/AED completion eCard which will last for 2-years before BLS training is next required

Level 2 Standard Principles of Resuscitation and Trauma in sport course (SPoRTS) 

The SPoRTS courses are designed to provide those who have an on- field/pitchside care responsibility with the theory, skills and knowledge within scope of practice to assess and perform immediate life saving interventions or to package and prepare the critically unwell player/athlete for safe transfer to hospital.

The course is designed to help you recognise the common and critical injured/ill player/athlete, decide on best action and utilise practical skills and equipment to provide treatment. This includes the non-technical aspects of leading a field-of-play team, coordination and decision-making.

Participant Criteria

Sports Immediate care course for health professionals involved or interested in pitch-side care

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BLS Part 1 (HeartCode) online course booking

Please note

  • The HeartCode course does not run on any specific day - the dates are on the website to allow you to book onto the course.
  • When a booking is made, a code is purchased from th American Heart Association (AHA)/Irish Heart (IH) and then sent from us to the participants .
  • Once the code is received the course can be accessed and completed straight away
  • If you have booked onto the HeartCode course through the website, the code will be snt as soon as we recive these from the AHA/IH
  • As codes are purchased on booking, no refund can be offered if cancelled within 48 of the course date

BLS for HealthCare Professionals Course

The AHA’s Heartcode BLS Course is designed for healthcare professionals and other personnel who need to know how to perform CPR and other basic cardiovascular life support skills in a wide variety of in-facility and prehospital settings. The HeartCode course is Part 1 of the full BLS course. Part 2 must be completed before completion

NB: The HeartCode course does not run on any specific day or time - it can be started in your own time once the code is received

Hands-On Session (seperate course)

After completing the eLearning component, candidates will attend a structured Instructor-led course that focuses on meaningful skills practice, debriefing, team scenarios, discussions of local protocols and skills testing. 

The ICGP has awarded 4 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) credits and the INMB has awarded 4 Continuing Education Units (CEU’s) on completion of this course 

NB: The HeartCode component & face-to-face component can be booked together or separatley through the website 

Anaphyalxis online Course

Anaphylaxis course for HealthCare Professionals (HCP’s)

This course is recognised by the Irish Nurse and Midwifery Board (INMB) and the Irish College of General Practice for those who may be involved in the administration of vaccinations etc.

The ICGP has awarded 4 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) credits and the INMB has awarded 4 Continuing Education Units (CEU’s) on completion of this course 

The HSE (August 2020) require those HCP’s who are involved in administering vaccinations Must have retraining in Basic Life Support (Healthcare Provider and Management of Cardiac Arrest) and the Approved Anaphylaxis Treatment Training programme every 2 years”

Places are still available for the above courses. Due to the restrictions on the number of candidates who can attend the face-to-face courses the places will be on a first come first serve basis. You can book the BLS course by clicking the course from the list below or at the following links



Immediate Care Training (Ireland) provide health-care professionals with opportunities through core training and education, postgraduate courses and Continuing Professional Development (CPD) to help improve the health and care of the population. The objectives of the courses integrate both technical and non-technical themes.

The Immediate Care Training Ireland team have vast clinical and educational experience working with healthcare organisations worldwide. This integrated group can develop and deliver specific courses to meet the need of the individual healthcare professional and organisations. The delivery is based on a student centred learning approach and the content includes evidence based best practice that ensures that the most up to date knowledge and skills are taught.