# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Patient Care Technician Task 1083736834

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Obtain and maintain Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) certification for healthcare providers.

Definition

Obtaining should include
  • the American Heart Association (AHA)
  • Basic Life Support for CPR.
Maintaining should include renewal every two years.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What level of American Heart Association CPR is required in order to be a patient care technician?
  • When do students have to have proof of American Heart Association CPR completion?

Other Related Standards

HOSA Competitive Events

Health Science Events

 

Medical Spelling

 

Medical Terminology

 

Teamwork Events

 

HOSA Bowl

 

Emergency Preparedness Events

 

CPR/First Aid

 

Life Support Skills