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Life Support Course for Nurses (LSCN) Certification

Course objective

This programme aims to provide training and equipped nurses with:

  1. Critical background knowledge pertinent to the care of collapsed patients in hospitals and clinics, especially cardiac arrest patients.
  2. In-depth knowledge and skills in cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
  3. Knowledge and skills in the treatment of ischaemic heart disease and cardiac arrhythmias.

Course content

  1. Chain of Survival
  2. Update on BCLS
  3. Acute Coronary Syndromes
  4. Airway Management
  5. Electrical Therapy
  6. Arrhythmias Treatment Algorithms
  7. Drugs and Drug Delivery Systems
  8. Organisation of Resuscitation
  9. Post-resuscitation Care
  10. Cardiac Arrest in Special Circumstances

e-Course Manual

Click here for LSCN e-Course Manual


2 days


8am to 5pm

Course fees

$200 (excluding GST)

Target audience

Registered Nurses with a valid BCLS certificate


  • Written Assessment
  • Skills assessment for:
    • Airway Management Test Station
    • Defibrillation Test Station
    • Megacode Test Station

Award certification

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded:

  • A certificate with two years' validity
  • 8 CPE points


Course Schedule 2022


National Heart Centre Singapore
5 Hospital Drive
Singapore 169609

Click here for directions to NHCS

Contact person

Tel: (65) 6704 2151

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