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Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Renewal
May 29 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm$135.00 – $185.00
Description: The American Heart Association ACLS program is a course designed for healthcare professionals required to respond to cardiac emergencies. Students must have a basic understanding of rhythms and pharmacology associated with ACLS. The 2020 AHA ACLS Provider Manual (required) as well as the AHA online pre-course test will prepare students for this ACLS program. The 2020 AHA ACLS Provider Manual can be purchased in the SHOP. Please bring your book and its contents to class – you are able to use these materials for the exam.
Required Course Preparation
In addition to studying your AHA ACLS Provider Manual, there will be instructions to access the Pre Course Assessment (PCA) in your manual. AHA requires all students to have a current manual to attend class. You can purchase an ebook or a printed book in the SHOP during the checkout process.
- Complete the Pre-Course Assessment. Students must achieve a score of 70% or greater, print out the test results, and bring to class. Students who do not have their printed test results with them will not be eligible to take the class.
- Study the supplementary material and additional 4 videos on the AHA ACLS Student Website.
Intended Audience: Physicians, ER nurses, respiratory therapists, and advanced emergency medical personnel that would have to function in a team leader role or apply advanced resuscitation techniques for adult patients on a frequent basis.
Pre-Requisites: Students must have a working knowledge of cardiac rhythm interpretation, intubation/IV techniques and advanced cardiac skills. Excellent BLS skills are required for this course and BLS Re-Certification can be added on at checkout. This is a challenging course requiring several written and practical exams.