Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support
*** NEW 2020 GUIDELINES ***
Provider - Renewal Course
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This advanced resuscitation course teaches a provider's critical actions during an adult cardiac arrest during the first 10 minutes. This program highlights the importance of high-performance team dynamics and communication, care systems, recognition and intervention of cardiopulmonary arrest, immediate post-cardiac arrest, acute dysrhythmia, stroke, and acute coronary syndromes (ACS). You will learn the immediate actions, including adult BLS, when a patient enters cardiac arrest. This is a common credential required by most facilities. Click here for the Pediatric version of this course (Pediatric Advanced Life Support [PALS]).
Throughout this course, you will learn, practice, and apply the following:
Audience: All healthcare providers where ACLS is required for their workplace requirement/scope of practice. Additionally, students of healthcare programs (i.e., RN Students, Medical Students, NP Students, PA Students, etc., may also attend this program). If you hold an un-expired AHA ACLS credential, this course is for you.
Before attending this course, you should:
To complete this course, you must:
Bring with you to the course:
We are not permitted to admit you to the course without these items.
*A BLS card is not required if renewing BLS on the same day as the ACLS course.
Contact hours (nursing): 5.5 continuing nursing education hours are awarded upon successful ACLS renewal program completion.
*Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (Provider #CEP17561) and Florida Board of Nursing (Provider #50-24286) for 5.5 Contact Hours.
An additional 6.5 contact hours are awarded for completing the ECG & Emergency Pharmacology Course). Up to 12 contact hours can be earned!
Faculty: Our instructors are outstanding! They are non-intimidating, knowledgeable, and genuinely interested in helping you succeed in completing this course. Our faculty members are selected because of their expertise, talent, and friendly approach!
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Required Contact Hours Disclaimers: