NEW 2016 ACLS Course

NEW - Updated with 2015 AHA Guidelines for CPR & ECC

100% classroom training means students are with an AHA instructor for their entire learning experience.

ACLS - Instructor-Led Training
This advanced course highlights the importance of high-performance team dynamics and communication, systems of care, recognition and intervention of cardiopulmonary arrest, immediate post-cardiac arrest, acute dysrhythmia, stroke, and acute coronary syndromes (ACS).

2010 Guidelines Version ACLS Courses

Classroom CourseAdvanced Cardiovascular Life Support for Experienced Providers     (2010 Guidelines Version)
Improves outcomes in complex cardiovascular, respiratory and other (eg, metabolic, toxicologic) emergencies by expanding on core ACLS guidelines and encouraging critical thinking and decision-making strategies. Through instruction and active participation in case-based scenarios, learners enhance their skills in the differential diagnosis and treatment of prearrest, arrest and postarrest patients.

AHA Blended Learning courses combine the flexibility of online training with in person skills practice and testing.

Blended Learning Option Coming Soon.

HeartCode® ACLS Part 1
(2010 Guidelines Version)
A Web-based, self-paced instructional program that uses eSimulation technology to allow students to assess and treat patients in virtual healthcare settings. In this environment, students apply their knowledge to real-time decision making and skills development. After completing the cognitive portion of the course, students practice and test their skills with an AHA Instructor or on a voice-assisted manikin (VAM) system.

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