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2015 Guidelines ACLS Course Options

Classroom
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).

ACLS for Experienced Providers (ACLS EP)

Expands on the core ACLS guidelines through cooperative learning to improve outcomes in complex cardiovascular, respiratory and other (e.g., metabolic, toxicologic) emergencies. 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.

 
Blended
Online training with in-person skills session for CPR & psychomotor skills.

HeartCode® ACLS

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 session.

The online portion of this comprehensive eLearning program uses eSimulation technology to allow students to assess and treat patients in virtual healthcare settings.

Purchase Options

Training Centers

Use our Find a Course tool to locate an AHA Training Center in your area that offers classroom and skills sessions.

Authorized Distributors

Visit one of our Distributors to purchase course materials.

Channing Bete Company

Laerdal Medical Corporation

WorldPoint
eBooks

Shop AHA eBooks to purchase digital course materials required for your class.

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eLearning

Purchase and complete eLearning and blended learning courses.

Go to OnlineAHA.org to register and complete online courses.