AHA ACLS INFORMATION
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
The AHA offers two separate courses for healthcare providers who require training in pediatric care. Both courses reflect science and education from the American Heart Association Guidelines Update for CPR and Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC).
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Course Options
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) is available in two different training methods – blended learning and classroom training. All ACLS course options teach the same AHA science-based skills and result in the same AHA ACLS Course Completion Card.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF PALS CERTIFICATION?
WHO SHOULD CONSIDER PALS CERTIFICATION?
HOW MANY CEUS FOR ACLS DO I GET ?
The American Heart Association PALS courses provide CEU/CME credits for EMTs, AEMTs, paramedics, respiratory therapists, nurses, nurse anesthetists, physician assistants, physicians, dentists, and pharmacists. The PALS certification courses are approved for up to 12.75 CEUs/CMEs, and recertification courses are approved for up to 7.0 CEUs/CMEs.
PALS Certification Courses
PALS Recertification Courses
WHAT IS PALS CERTIFICATION TRAINING LIKE FROM ACLS EDU?
ACLS EDU goes above and beyond the call of duty to answer the question, “What is PALS certification, and how can it help you achieve your career goals? ”We offer PALS certification to qualified healthcare providers all over the United States, with multiple training locations available. Plus, our courses are taught by acknowledged experts in PALS who are currently practicing in their field. Leading small classes of qualified students, instructors guide a participatory approach to learning that encourages hands-on experience in order to fully develop the techniques. Muscle memory is an important function to integrate with our students’ existing skill sets, so adequate resources are always accorded to all students, including a one-to-one manikin-to-student ratio. All equipment students use to practice represents the most current technology.We even offer PALS certification renewal – an update type version of the program for students who have current PALS certifications – as well as special courses that can be taught on site at your home or business to better meet your needs. That way, we make it simple to renew your PALS certification at your convenience. Given the critical importance of the training, ACLS EDU is proud to offer the highest possible caliber PALS course. We understand you need to gain the skills and confidence to act in a crisis, which means you should learn to feel comfortable with the techniques. And as a result, we encourage an open discussion format designed to answer all your questions so you can engage with the material on your own terms. Meanwhile, we give you all the time and hands-on experience you need to feel at ease with the simple steps needed to save someone’s life.Choose PALS certification from ACLS EDU. Please contact us today at (number) or visit our website to learn more about our PALS certification offerings.
WHAT DOES THIS COURSE TEACH?
After successfully completing this course, students should be able to:
Perform high‐quality cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) per American Heart Association (AHA) basic life support (BLS) recommendations
Differentiate between patients who do and do not require immediate intervention
Recognize cardiopulmonary arrest early and begin CPR within 10 seconds
Apply team dynamics
Differentiate between respiratory distress and failure
Perform early interventions for respiratory distress and failure
Differentiate between compensated and decompensated (hypotensive) shock
Perform early interventions for the treatment of shock
Differentiate between unstable and stable patients with arrhythmias
Describe clinical characteristics of instability in patients with arrhythmias
Implement post–cardiac arrest management
IS PALS THE RIGHT COURSE FOR ME?
PALS is geared towards healthcare providers who respond to emergencies in infants and children and for personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care and critical care units. Upon successful completion of the course, students receive a course completion card, valid for two years. Please contact your employer to ensure that you are selecting the correct course.
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