ACLS is an advanced 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 group sessions and group learning and testing stations where case-based scenarios are presented.
Course uses learning stations for practice of essential skills simulated clinical scenarios that encourage active participation • Hands-on format reinforces skills proficiency.
ACLS course completion card authorized by the American Heart Association, valid for two years.
A cancellation request received 5 or more business days prior to scheduled class is eligible for a refund minus a 5% administrative fee. Cancellations made less than 5 business days prior to the course are subject to a $15.00 cancellation fee. Students who are a "No Show" to the course are not eligible for a refund. Textbooks are non-refundable.
Optional resources available for purchase:
ACLS Digital Reference Card Set (Digital): https://www.worldpoint.com/en/acls-digital-reference-cards
ACLS Pocket Reference Card Set: https://www.worldpoint.com/en/acls-pocket-reference-card-set
ACLS & BLS Provider Renewal
Thursday, July 25, 2019
5:30pm at EMSTAR
Blended Learning Format
This course is offered for initial or renewal training, and the same completion requirements that the classroom based equivalent courses do. All the blended learning options include access to the related E-textbook in the price of the course. Students who successfully complete Part 1 receive a certificate that allows them entrance into a skills practice and testing session. You must bring your certificate of completion of Part 1 to your skills session in order to receive your certification card. The online component of the course is only the first step in obtaining your ACLS.â€‹
Register at https://elearning.heart.org/course/20 and Complete the HeartCode® ACLS for $132.00.
ACLS Skills Session
EMSTAR’s ACLS Skills Session builds on the foundation of lifesaving Basic Life Support (BLS) for Providers CPR skills, emphasizing the importance of continuous, high-quality CPR. This advanced course highlights the importance of team dynamics and communication, systems of care, and immediate post-cardiac arrest care. EMSTAR ACLS Skills Session also covers airway management and related pharmacology.
ACLS Skills Session Course Tests
Adult BLS skills test
Airway Management skills test
ACLS Skills Session Course Length
Approximately 1 hour to complete, including skills practice and skills testing.
*Course time based on 1 Instructor: 1 student: 1 manikin
Part 2 & 3
Friday, March 22, 2019
9:00am at EMSTAR