This eight hour instructor led course AHA ACLS Course has been updated to reflect new science in the 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines Update for CPR and Emergency Cardiovascular Care (2015 AHA Guidelines for CPR and ECC). This course builds on the foundation of lifesaving BLS skills, emphasizing the importance of continuous, high-quality CPR.
This advanced course highlights the importance of high-performance team dynamics and communication, systems of care, recognition and intervention of cardiopulmonary arrest, immediate post-cardiac arrest, acute dysrhythmia, stroke, and acute coronary syndromes (ACS).
WHO SHOULD TAKE THE COURSE?
Healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies. This includes personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics.
HeartCode® ACLS: A blended learning course. The online part takes approximately 6.5 hours and the in-classroom part approximately 1.5 to 5 hours depending on student number and experience. Recommended
HeartCode® PALS: A blended learning course. The online part takes 6 to 9 hours and the in-classroom part approximately 1.5 to 5 hours depending on student number and experience