American Heart Association

ACLS Certification Courses

UPCOMING CLASSES

ACLS CERTIFICATION WITH ACLS EDU

At the onset of a cardiac emergency, time is life. A heart attack can strike at any moment, and the effects can be devastating. ACLS certification is worth it to provide life-saving care and maximizing a patient's chance of survival. ACLS EDU offers AHA approved and accredited ACLS classes to teach you everything you need to know to help save lives.

ACLS CERTIFICATION COURSE INFORMATION

ACLS certification is geared towards healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies or personnel in emergency response. Upon successful completion of the Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) class, students receive a course completion card, valid for two years. Please contact your employer to ensure that you are selecting the correct ACLS course.

Additional Information

The Advanced Cardiac Life Support instructor-led course teaches students the importance of preventing cardiac arrest. Students will learn advanced medical skills necessary for ACLS certification, including recognition and intervention of cardiopulmonary arrest, stroke, and acute coronary syndromes (ACS). The ACLS class also outlines working in high-performance teams, administering early and continuous CPR, and delivering high-quality post-cardiac arrest care.

CEU HOURS

The ACLS certification course is a continuing education activity approved by the American Heart Association, a CAPCE accredited organization. CAPCE Activity Number: 20-AMHA-F3-0040 This CE activity is accredited for 9.75 Advanced CEH by the Commission on Accreditation for Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE). Upon completion of the ACLS class, students will be issued Same Day ACLS CEUs, and students may claim the continuing education units via email.

ACLS Class Requirements

Students attending the ACLS certification course must meet the following requirements:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age or with an adult
  • Purchase the 2020 ACLS Provider Manual or eBook
  • Select an instructor-led ACLS class location
  • Provide a First Name, Last Name, Email and Phone Number
  • Complete Course Registration and Payment Via aclsedu.com prior to class
  • Refund requests for classroom-based courses must be made 2 Days (48 hours) before
    your original course start time.
  • All refunds will be subject to a fee of 4% to cover the cost charged by our credit card
    merchant processing company.
  • You are limited to 1 free reschedule requests per registration.
  • Reschedule requests must be made before your course start time.
  • No refunds will be given once a class has been rescheduled.
  • All product sales are final and no refunds will be issued upon completion of sale.
  • Be on time to attend - Tardiness of 15 minutes or less considered.
  • In-Person Students are subject to be observed by other online Students Via Zoom.
  • Students will not photographer or recorded without their expressed consent.
  • Instructors will contact students not in attendance or with other issues 30 minutes before the course start time.

ACLS certification courses

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

The Advanced Cardiac Life Support instructor-led course teaches students the importance of preventing cardiac arrest. Students will learn advanced medical skills necessary for ACLS certification, including recognition and intervention of cardiopulmonary arrest, stroke, and acute coronary syndromes (ACS). The ACLS class also outlines working in high-performance teams, administering early and continuous CPR, and delivering high-quality post-cardiac arrest care.

WHAT DOES THIS COURSE TEACH?

Students attending the ACLS certification course must meet the following requirements:

Must be at least 18 years of age or with an adult

Purchase the 2020 ACLS Provider Manual or eBook

Select an instructor-led ACLS class location

Provide a First Name, Last Name, Email and Phone Number

Complete Course Registration and Payment Via aclsedu.com prior to class

Recognize bradycardias and tachycardias that may result in cardiac arrest or complicate resuscitation outcome

All refunds will be subject to a fee
of 4% to cover the cost charged
by our credit card merchant processing company

You are limited to 1 free reschedule requests per registration

Reschedule requests must be made before your course start time

No refunds will be given once a class has been rescheduled

All product sales are final and no refunds will be issued upon completion of sale

Be on time to attend - Tardiness of 15 minutes or less considered

In-Person Students are subject to be observed by other online Students Via Zoom

Students will not photographer or recorded without their expressed consent

Instructors will contact students not in attendance or with other issues 30 minutes before the course start time

CLASSROOM ACLS COURSES
BlendedLearning
HeartCode® ACLS
ALL ONLINE ACLS
COURSES

Format:

The ACLS Instructor-led course teaches the importance of preventing cardiac arrest, high-performance teams, early and continuous high-quality CPR, systems of care, recognition and intervention of cardiopulmonary arrest, post-cardiac arrest care, acute dysrhythmias, stroke, and acute coronary syndromes (ACS).

Format:

HeartCode ACLS is the AHA’s ACLS blended learning delivery method. Blended learning is a combination of eLearning, in which a student completes part of the course in a self-directed manner, followed by a hands-on skills session.

Format:

All-Online ACLS Courses are Instructor-led and presented by zoom. Each ACLS Online Course has been created to meet AHA Guidelines, as well as conducting the courses in equivalency to Classroom ACLS and HeartCode ACLS Skills Sessions.

Features:

  • Emphasis on preventing cardiac arrest, early and continuous high-quality CPR, integration of BLS into ACLS and importance of high-performing teams
  • Hands-on team dynamics classroom activities
  • Video-based course with real world scenarios. Includes realistic, clinical scenarios that encourage active participation – delivered through actual patient videos and lifelike simulations
  • Hands-on class format to reinforce skills proficiency

Features:

  • HeartCode ACLS uses a personalized adaptive algorithm that sets students on the most efficient path to ACLS mastery.
  • Students follow a continuously adapting learning path that is personalized by their own inputs: their performance and their self- reported confidence level related to each probing question
  • Course content is presented in the form of self-directed learning content, probes, and Cognitive Assessment Activities
  • The student has a choice of completing a
    pre-hospital or in-hospital contextualized track

Features:

  • The new all online ACLS Certification, Renewal & Skills utilizes 2 HD camera’s, which allows students to view proper hands-on techniques as well as full body lecturing and demonstrations
  • Student’s are able to been seen, heard and corrected via their device of choice by other students and the Instructor
  • AHA Streaming Videos, Posters, Skills Check and MegaCode Materials are provided to students or shown clearly online.
  • Student’s are required to participate with their own hands-on equipment purchased or rented from the store

ECARD:

Upon successful completion of the course, students receive a ACLS Provider course completion eCard, valid for two years.

ECARD:

Upon successful completion of the course, students receive a ACLS Provider course completion eCard, valid for two years.

ECARD:

Upon successful completion of the course, students receive a ACLS Provider course completion eCard, valid for two years.

CLASSROOM ACLS COURSES

Format:

The ACLS Instructor-led course teaches the importance of preventing cardiac arrest, high-performance teams, early and continuous high-quality CPR, systems of care, recognition and intervention of cardiopulmonary arrest, post-cardiac arrest care, acute dysrhythmias, stroke, and acute coronary syndromes (ACS).

Features:

Emphasis on preventing cardiac arrest, early and continuous high-quality CPR, integration of BLS into ACLS and importance of high-performing teams

 

Hands-on team dynamics classroom activities

 

Video-based course with real world scenarios. Includes realistic, clinical scenarios that encourage active participation – delivered through actual patient videos and lifelike simulations

 

Hands-on class format to reinforce skills proficiency

ECARD:

Upon successful completion of the course, students receive a ACLS Provider course completion eCard, valid for two years.

BlendedLearning
HeartCode® ACLS

Format:

HeartCode ACLS is the AHA’s ACLS blended learning delivery method. Blended learning is a combination of eLearning, in which a student completes part of the course in a self-directed manner, followed by a hands-on skills session.

Features:

HeartCode ACLS uses a personalized adaptive algorithm that sets students on the most efficient path to ACLS mastery.

 

Students follow a continuously adapting learning path that is personalized by their own inputs: their performance and their self- reported confidence level related to each probing question

 

Course content is presented in the form of self-directed learning content, probes, and Cognitive Assessment Activities.

 

The student has a choice of completing a
pre-hospital or in-hospital contextualized track

ECARD:

Upon successful completion of the course, students receive a ACLS Provider course completion eCard, valid for two years.

ALL ONLINE ACLS
COURSES

Format:

All-Online ACLS Courses are Instructor-led and presented by zoom. Each ACLS Online Course has been created to meet AHA Guidelines, as well as conducting the courses in equivalency to Classroom ACLS and HeartCode ACLS Skills Sessions.

Features:

The new all online ACLS Certification, Renewal & Skills utilizes 2 HD camera’s, which allows students to view proper hands-on techniques as well as full body lecturing and demonstrations.

 

Student’s are able to been seen, heard and corrected via their device of choice by other students and the Instructor.

 

AHA Streaming Videos, Posters, Skills Check and MegaCode Materials are provided to students or shown clearly online.

 

Student’s are required to participate with their own hands-on equipment purchased or rented from the store

ECARD:

Upon successful completion of the course, students receive a ACLS Provider course completion eCard, valid for two years.

Resources

STUDENT MATERIALS

2020 ACLS
Provider Manual

2020 ACLS
Provider eBook

2020 Science
Summary Table

ACLS Code Timer/
Recorder Sheet

ACLS Medication
Sheets

ACLS Learning Station Checklists

Adult High-Quality BLS Skills Testing Checklist

Airway Management
Skills Checklist

ACLS Adult High-Quality BLS Skills Testing Checklist

ACLS Megacode
Testing Checklists

ACLS Megacode
Testing Scenarios

INSTRUCTOR MATERIALS

2020 ACLS
Instructor eBook

2020 ACLS Instructor eBook

2020 ACLS Instructor Package W/ Digital Video

2020 ACLS Streaming Videos

2020 ACLS DVD Set

2020 AHA ACLS Posters Set

2020 ACLS Equipment List

2020 Guidelines ACLS Course Roster

2020 ACLS Classroom Course Evaluation

FAQs

Yes, healthcare providers can renew their BLS, ACLS, or PALS Certification online. All online courses provided by ACLS EDU are AHA-approved and offer issuance of the same 2-year AHA eCard…

Yes, you may renew your ACLS after its expiration date. If you require more than a refresher, we recommend you take the initial certification course again and consider a skills session.

If you’re a healthcare professional who needs to get ACLS certification fast, it’s simple. You need a flexible, convenient course that brings you up to speed with everything you need…

Students must attend and complete an accredited ACLS certification course to become certified. A typical ACLS class curriculum is structured around hands-on exercises and emergency simulations to prepare you for life-threatening, on-the-job situations.

Your road to ACLS certification is easier than ever on account of the flexible schedule of ACLS classes held by the best instructors. As long as you have the necessary qualifications for…

Students must attend and complete an accredited ACLS certification course to become certified. A typical ACLS class curriculum is structured around hands-on exercises and emergency simulations to prepare you for life-threatening, on-the-job situations.

ACLS EDU provides various types of American Heart Association approved BLS Certification Courses, ACLS Certification Courses & PALS Certification Courses. These course types include online, on-site and blended options - we provide as much flexibility as we can for our customers.