Q. Is it a requirement to perform CPR on the ground during the Basic Life Support course to become email@example.comT15:21:18-07:00
Participants in the Basic Life Support course may demonstrate the primary assessment and the CPR skill as they would perform it in their environment of care. For example, depending on their scope of practice, they may demonstrate the primary assessment and CPR skill on an elevated surface that is firm, flat and stable which would be used in the scope of their care, such as a hospital bed or stretcher. Or they may demonstrate these skills on the ground.