ECG & Pharmacology


Pre-Requisites
Intended for Healthcare providers that needs to improve their knowledge on ECG and Pharmacology in a sub-acute setting or before taking the ACLS and PALS Course. This is not basic arrhythmia for Monitor Technicians. Part I in the workbook must be completed prior to and brought on the day of class.

 

 

This class is intended for those Healthcare providers who do not work in an acute setting.

After taking this class, the student will be able to:

  • Recognize basic cardiac rhythms
  • Identify appropriate medications for cardiac arrests
  • Proper administration of medications

Course Consists of Part I & Part II
It is highly recommended to take the full course, but can be taken separately according to the students needs.

  • Part I
    Includes review of heart anatomy, basic electrophysiology, normal ECG measurements, rhythm analysis, lead placement and recognition of basic dysrhythmias.
  • Part II
    Includes basic ACLS drugs and usage, doses, routes, concentration, contraindications and administration.

 

Registration
Register a month before class date.  Class starts promptly at scheduled times. Anyone late for more than 15 minutes will be asked to re-schedule. Registration closes when classes are full. If registering online, student must bring printed registration confirmation at the day of class.

Certification
American Heart Association (AHA) Certificates are provided upon course completion for ACLS, BLS, Heartsaver CPR/AED, Heartsaver First Aid, PALS and PEARS. NRP Certification is provided by American Association of Pediatrics.

A proof of current AHA BLS card must be presented on the day of the following provider courses: ACLS, PALS and PEARS.

  REQUIRED CARDS FOR PROVIDER REQUIRED CARDS FOR RENEWAL
BLS   BLS
ACLS BLS BLS, ACLS
PALS BLS BLS, PALS
PEARS BLS BLS
NRP   NRP

 

Books
Each student must bring required book(s) to class, anyone without their book will not be granted admission and will be rescheduled. Rescheduling fees apply. Books can be purchased at Life Support Education office or online.

Fees
Part 1&2 $80.00
Part 1/ECG $40.00
Part 2/Pharm $40.00
Workbook: $15.00

CME/CEU/ICEMA
California Medical Association (CME), California Board of Nursing (CEU), and Inland Counties Emergency Medical Agency (ICEMA) has approved ACLS, PALS, and NRP Provider Courses for 16 units and Renewal Courses for 8 units. PEARS has been approved for 8 CE Units. No CE Units for BLS and First Aid. CME Category 1. CEP No. 100403. California CEP No. 62-0004. Pharmacy.

 

 

Fees for Classes

Part 1 & 2 $80.00
Part 1 / ECG $40.00
Part 2 / Pharm $40.00
Workbook $15.00

 

LLU Employee and Student discounts available with a valid ID