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Class Schedule

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  1. This course does NOT include a student manual which is MANDATORY and can be purchased from the AHA at the following link: https://shopcpr.heart.org/acls-provider-manual
  2. You will need to complete the precourse online assessment, print the score, and bring it with you. An access code for that is found in the front of the student manual. You will not be permitted to attend this course without fulfilling that pre-requisite.
  3. You must provide a current copy of your BLS provider card.

This is an in-person PALS renewal course

8:00

Course Introduction

8:10

Lesson 1: Life Is Why Activity (Optional)

8:15

Lesson 2: Science of Pediatric Resuscitation

8:30

Lessons 3-5: Learning/Testing Stations: Child and Infant High-Quality BLS*

9:30

Lesson 6: Overview of Systematic Approach Model

9:45

Lesson 7: Team Dynamics

10:00

Lesson 8: Management of Post–Cardiac Arrest Care

10:15

Lesson 9: Learning Station: Coping With Death (Optional)

10:35

Break

10:45

Lesson 10: Case Scenario Practice With Simulations†

11:45

Lunch

12:15

Lesson 10: Case Scenario Practice With Simulations†

1:15

Lesson 11: Case Scenario Testing

3:15

Lesson 12: Exam

4:15

Class Ends/Remediation

ACLS is an advanced, Instructor-led classroom course that highlights the importance of:

  • team dynamics and communication
  • systems of care and immediate post-cardiac arrest care
  • airway management
  • related pharmacology

In this course, skills are taught in large, group sessions and small, group learning and testing stations where case-based scenarios are presented. 

ACLS is designed for Medical professionals who respond to cardiovascular emergencies in and out of the hospital. To enhance their treatment knowledge and skills through the AHA’s ACLS training courses.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: THIS IS A TWO DAY COURSE
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: YOU MUST HAVE A CURRENT BLS for HCP CARD
IMPORTANT ADD PHONE NUMBER WITH AREA CODE TO GET YOUR ECARD VIA TEXT MESSAGING

 

 

PALS Course is for healthcare providers who respond to emergencies in infants and children. The goal of PALS is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes. This classroom, Instructor-led course uses a series of videos and simulated pediatric emergencies to reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment.

To include:

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) for child and infant
  • pediatric treatment algorithms
  • effective pediatric resuscitation
  • team dynamics.

The goal of the PALS Course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: YOU MUST HAVE A CURRENT BLS for HCP CARD
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: YOU MUST HAVE A CURRENT PALS PROVIDER CARD