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Center for Professional Practice of Nursing

Center for Professional Practice of Nursing

UC Davis Health System Basic CPR


November 25

9 to 11 a.m. & 1 to 3 p.m.
Broadway Building, Suite 1630
Course # 07485
Capacity: 15

If you would like take this class, please have your manager submit a list of staff to Polly Butler. The Basic CPR sessions are not approved for health-care providers such as RNs, respiratory therapist, physicians and physical therapists.

Course description

This instructor-led course meets Joint Commission requirements for UC Davis Health System staff and is recommended for certification of internal UC Davis Health System employees who are not required to have *bag-valve-mask skill, but who need CPR certification to meet job, regulatory or other requirements.Course curriculum follows guidelines based on national research released in 2010. High quality CPR steps for adult/child/infant and AED skills are taught. This course also covers patient rescue. Class size is limited; please sign up early. Cancel registration if you are unable to attend.

CPPN certificates of completion will be issued to participants who pass the written evaluation and correctly demonstrate skills on the mannequins. If you need an AHA CPR card you should take an AHA course.

Bag-valve-mask skill is a challenging skill that requires practice regularly to do well. Refers to any person who is required to have the skill of using a bag-valve-mask. Includes, but not limited to, M.D., R.N., L.V.N,  R.C.P. Examples of excluded staff: physical therapist, dietitians, MOSC, HUSC, hospital assistant, medical assistant.

Study materials

Prior to the course, participants are encouraged to study the  CPR guidelines.


Wear loose, comfortable clothing or scrubs. You will be practicing skills that require working on your hands, bending, standing, and lifting. If you have physical conditions that might prevent you from participating in the course, please notify us prior to the course. The instructor will work to accommodate your needs within the stated course completion requirements.

C.E. contact hours

0 contact hours.


Please select a class date above and complete the registration form. If using a credit card, submit the registration form and phone in your credit card number to (916) 734-9790. If paying by check, please print the registration form, attach your check made payable to UC Regents dated for the date of the class, and mail to: 

Center for Professional Practice of Nursing
4900 Broadway, Suite 1630
Sacramento, CA 95820

Registrations are confirmed only if deposit or fee is provided with registration form.

UC Davis employees

$25 registration deposit. Registration deposit is returned upon completion of class. Cancellation must be requested five days prior to class date to receive deposit refund.

This class is for UC Davis Health System employees only.

Persons with disabilities

Individuals needing special accommodations may call the Center for Professional Practice of Nursing at (916) 734-9790.


Parking is available in lot 25, approximately one block from the Broadway Building on 50th Street adjacent to the MIND Institute. Park with a UC Davis parking permit, or purchase a daily permit for $6.