The Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) course is designed for healthcare providers who initiate and direct advanced life support beyond basic life support through the stabilization or transport phases of an adult emergency, either in or out of the hospital setting. In this course, the student will enhance their skills in the evaluation and management of an adult with respiratory compromise, circulatory compromise, or cardiac arrest.
Providers taking the ACLS course should be proficient with:
1. Performing CPR skills using the 2015 AHA CPR guidelines
2. Reading and interpreting basic ECG rhythm strips
3. Knowledge and understanding of basic ACLS drugs
4. Concepts of respiratory and circulatory emergencie
8 hour class.
This course is a nationally recognized training and evaluation program in advanced life support. 8 hours of continuing education credit by the State Board of Nursing (Provider # 50-10665) will be issued to the following licensed professionals: RN’s, LPN’s, and RRT’s. License number must be provided by the student during the registration process in order to receive this credit.
Registration occurs upon receipt of payment. Course space is limited to the first 12 registrants at the CPR4U location and up to 30 participants at some hospital locations. The student must call the training center if registering within one week of a course to check space availability.
Confirmed registrants will receive a confirmation/receipt via email. Keep this email receipt for your records. Scheduling and dates are subject to change.
Check in: 7:30am; Course begins: 8:00am; Course ends: 5:30pm; 1 hour midday lunch break (exact time varies)
Manual: $40 (Optional, however strongly recommended); Purchased manuals are non-refundable. Please bring your manual to class. Only manuals dated from 2015 or later are valid.
Cancellation/refunds or rescheduling a class will be issued only if written requests are received up to 72 hours prior to the scheduled class. NO refund will be issued to cancellations less than 72 hours prior to class. Reschedules may be granted within 72 hours of a class; however a $10 rescheduling fee will be assessed. Only 2 rescheduled classes allowed. Rescheduled classes are non-refundable. NO refund or rescheduling for no shows. Students arriving more than 10 minutes late of class start time will be considered no shows.