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Ballad Health Training Center

The Ballad Health Training Center is located in Johnson City, TN. Though based in Johnson City, courses are held at various locations throughout Northeast TN and Southwest VA.

Our mission is to strengthen the AHA chain of survival and expand the outreach of the American Heart Association and Ballad Health throughout the community. To achieve this, we provide quality educational programs to promote wellness and save lives, while delivering exceptional customer service built upon experience and integrity.

The Ballad Health Training Center is one of the largest in the Appalachian Highlands region. And our instructors have a range of experience, with everything from pre-hospital to acute/critical care hospital backgrounds.


We offer a variety of the American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Life Support (ALS) courses.

Basic Life Support

BLS courses offered include:

Advanced Life Support

ALS courses include:


International Trauma Life Support and Pediatric International Life Support

In addition to American Heart Association programs, the Ballad Health Training Center also offers other basic and advanced level courses such as International Trauma Life Support and Pediatric International Life Support. These courses are designed for pre-hospital care providers at all levels who render trauma assessment and treatment skills.

Who are the courses for?

Courses are for Ballad Health team members, businesses and the broader community.

ACLS/PALS/Healthcare Provider CPR courses are designed for:

  • Physicians
  • Physician assistants
  • Nurse practitioners
  • Paramedics
  • Nurses

Heartsaver courses are designed for:

  • General public
  • Industry first-aid providers
  • Day-care providers
  • Sitter providers
  • Fitness center providers

Register for a class

For more information call (423) 431-7147 or email

Community involvement

The Ballad Health Training Center provides services to community groups and organizations such as the Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts and more as part of an ongoing commitment to our communities.

We hope that you will participate actively in these programs and enjoy meeting our instructors. We look forward to having you in class and working with you to meet your educational and training needs.

Ballad Health Training Center location

Ballad Health Training Center
Market Street Centre, 1106 West Market Street
Johnson City, TN 37604

The Ballad Health Training Center offers basic and advanced classes to both the layperson and healthcare provider at all levels, either individually or in a group setting.