Certification for infants, children, adults, two person CPR is required and must remain current throughout the time you are in the nursing program. The only course that meets this requirement is the American Heart Association BLS for the Health Care Provider. If you need a list of offerings in your area of town, please visit the website below and type in your zip code. Be sure you are looking at the course, BLS for the Health Care Provider. American Heart Association. When you enter the program, your card must read that it is current through August of 2012 or it will not be accepted.