CPR & BLS Training

Looking for Basic Life Support training for you (or staff)
The NJDA has you covered for just $65!

Tri-State Safety Solutions, LLC. Consulting, Loss control, Training

The New Jersey State Board of Dentistry has now mandated 3 HOURS of Basic Life Support Training for healthcare providers (this includes hygienists and licensed assistants) as part of the mandated continuing education courses for licensure renewal.


These 3 hours need to meet the American Heart Association certification standards for healthcare providers. The training must include:

  • Use of AED
  • Unconscious and conscious choking
  • Rescue breathing (which cannot be completed virtually)
Please Note: Tri-State Safety Solutions, LLC offers the American Safety & Health institute (ASHI CPR course, ASHI training programs are equlivent to the training progframs developed and administered by the American Heart Association (AHA)

We offer a variety of options for CPR training at a very low cost. Continental breakfast included in-person at NJDA Headquarters.


This expert-level program helps keep healthcare professionals prepared and ready to respond as they encounter life-threatening emergencies, provide basic life support, and respond to choking and other airway obstruction incidents. ASHI’s BLS - Basic Life Support has been approved for training for Emergency Medical Services personnel and is accepted by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT).

Special NJDA Member Dentists and Staff pricing- $65 per person
Non-Member Dentists and Non-Member Staff- $100 per person

Upcoming Dates:
Wednesday, May 22nd @ 9-1pm

Friday, June 14th @ 9-1pm

Wednesday, July 17th @ 9-1pm

Friday, August 16th @ 9-1pm

Wednesday, September 25th @ 9-1pm

Friday, October 11th @ 9-1pm

Wednesday, November 20th @ 9-1pm


Blended Learning

Complete the lecture and testing requirements online followed by completion of a hands-on training and testing that must be completed in person on a scheduled testing date. A 20 minute time slot is allocated for hands-on testing. Online training requirements must be completed at least one week before the scheduled in-person course. An email with your online training link will be sent once you have completed NJDA's BLS registration.

Special NJDA Member Dentists and Staff pricing- $65 per person
Non-Member Dentists and Non-Member Staff- $100 per person.

Dates & Timeslots for 2024 in-person:
Wednesday, May 22nd
    1:00-1:20pm or 1:20-1:40pm

Friday, June 14th
    1:00-1:20pm or 1:20-1:40pm

Wednesday, July 17th
    1:00-1:20pm or 1:20-1:40pm

Friday, August 16th
    1:00-1:20pm or 1:20-1:40pm

Wednesday, September 25th
    1:00-1:20pm or 1:20-1:40pm

Friday, October 11th
    1:00-1:20pm or 1:20-1:40pm

Wednesday, November 20th
    1:00-1:20pm or 1:20-1:40pm


In-Office Training

Special Member pricing is also available for private in-office training. Minimum of 6 attendees required for private training. 

Schedule private Basic Life Support training for your dental team at your office and take advantage of the same special member rate. Only $65 per person.

Tri-State Safety Solutions
Contact: Jennifer Holowka | 732-526-6216 

COVID-19 Safety Measures

The New Jersey Dental Association and Tri-State Safety Solutions will be following  Guidelines from the Health and Safety Institute for all training courses. Please review the safety measures below prior to arrival for your scheduled training.

  • A limited number of spots will be available in the training courses.
  • Training spaces will accommodate a social distance of at least 6 ft between attendees and the instructor
  • Hand sanitizer will be available (feel free to bring your own sanitizer if you have skin sensitivity)
  • Temperatures checks will be performed upon arrival
  • Attendees and instructors are required to wear a cloth face covering
  • ONLY attendees are permitted in the building
  • Every attendee and instructor will have their own manikin, CPR mask with one-way valves, AED trainers and bag masks
  • To simulate proper PPE, instructors and attendees should wear face masks, gloves eye protection during all skill practices.


  • Wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds and use hand sanitizer often
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth
  • If you are not feeling well or are experiencing the symptoms listed below, please contact NJDA prior to your course and we will be happy to reschedule you for another date.
    • Fever (has a measured temperature of 100.4 °F [38 °C]† or greater, or feels warm to the touch, or gives a history of feeling feverish) accompanied by one or more of the following:
      skin rash, difficulty breathing, persistent cough, decreased consciousness or confusion of recent onset, new unexplained bruising or bleeding (without previous injury), persistent diarrhea, persistent vomiting (other than air sickness), headache with stiff neck, or appears obviously unwell.

Cancellation Policy

The New Jersey Dental Association retains the right to cancel any program, event or course for any reason at its sole discretion.

Attendees who cancel a course must do so at least 7 days prior to the course date in order to receive a refund. Please allow two weeks after the conclusion of any program for refund processing. Refunds cannot be issued for online training courses such as Basic Life Support as NJDA incurs costs once a training link has been issued.

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