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*Need an ACLS Class ASAP-
Openings 5/24/13 @ 1-5PM & 6/23/13 the Online Blended Learning ACLS
HeartCode, anyone can join this course. This course is an Online Version, with a skills
class session. Will fulfill requirements for initial course.
Tuesday, June 11th - Wednesday, June 12th @ 9AM (Turlock)- *CLOSED CLASS NO EXCEPTIONS
ACLS is an advanced, instructor-led classroom course that highlights the importance of team dynamics and communication, systems of care and immediate post-cardiac-arrest care. It also covers airway management and related pharmacology. In this course, skills are taught in large, group sessions and small, group learning and testing stations where case-based scenarios are presented.
Audience: ACLS is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest and other cardiovascular emergencies. This includes personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care and critical care units.
Course Key Points:
a) Key changes in advanced cardiovascular life support, reflecting
the 2010 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary
Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care
b) Basic life support skills, including effective chest compressions,
use of a bag-mask device and use of an (AED) Recognition and early management of respiratory and cardiac arrest
c) Recognition and early management of peri-arrest conditions such as symptomatic bradycardia, Airway management, Related pharmacology
d) Management of acute coronary syndromes (ACS) and stroke
e) Effective communication as a member and leader of a
f) Effective Resuscitation Team Dynamics
Upon successful course completion, including demonstration of skills competency in all learning stations and passing the CPR and AED skills test, bag-mask ventilation skills test, a Megacode test and a written test, students receive an ACLS course completion card, valid for two years.
*Continuing Education Accreditation – Emergency Medical Services
ACLS Provider Course (initial/full course)
This continuing education activity is approved by the American Heart Association, an organization accredited by the Continuing Education Coordinating Board for Emergency Medical Services (CECBEMS), for 12.00 Advanced CEHs, activity number 11-AMHA-F2-0119.
The Initial Provider course requires approximately 12-14 hours to complete, including skills practice and skills testing. Renewal Course requires approximately 6-8 hours, including skills practice and skills testing.