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.
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.
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
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.
Part 1&2 $80.00
Part 1/ECG $40.00
Part 2/Pharm $40.00
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.