ACLS Provider Course - March 19 & 20, 2018

Price $265.00 - Includes 2015 ACLS Provider eBook
Duration 2 Day Course
Times 9:00am-4:00pm
Location Classroom-Suite 101
10465 Melody Dr.
Northglenn, CO 80234
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It covers identification and treatment of patients with medical conditions who are at risk for cardiac arrest. Primary and secondary assessment survey and actions needed, algorithms for treatment of emergency situations and effective resuscitation team dynamics.

Arrhythmia recognition is reviewed but it is expected that the student will have a working knowledge of EKG rhythms. Practice with defibrillators and external pacemaker is included. The assessment and care of a patient experiencing an acute coronary syndrome or stroke is also included.

Course Content

  • Basic life support skills, including effective chest compressions, use of a bag-mask device, and use of an AED
  • Recognition and early management of respiratory and cardiac arrest
  • Recognition and early management of peri-arrest conditions such as symptomatic bradycardia
  • Airway management
  • Related pharmacology
  • Management of ACS and stroke
  • Effective communication as a member and leader of a resuscitation team

You must do the following items to prepare for the ACLS course.

  1. Understand the 10 Core Cases in the ACLS Provider eBook.
  2. Understand the ACLS algorithms for the Core Cases in the ACLS eBook.
  3. Complete the ACLS Self-Assessment Tests on the. You can take it over until you get a score of 86 % or greater. Print the completed certificate and bring to the class. You cannot take the class if this is not completed and presented at the beginning of the class. This is an AHA requirement for a course completion card. Without the pretest, we cannot issue a card.