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AHA Medical Professional > Pediatric Advanced Cardiac Life Support (PALS) - Initial
 
Pediatric Advanced Cardiac Life Support (PALS) - Initial
The goal of the PALS Provider Course is to teach students how to recognize infants and children at risk for cardiopulmonary arrest, to provide students with strategies for preventing cardiopulmonary arrest in infants and children, also to teach students how to perform the cognitive and psychomotor skills for resuscitation and stabilizing infants and children in respiratory failure, shock, or cardiopulmonary arrest. Skills in bag-mask ventilation, management of airway, defibrillation and cardioversion, use of AEDs for children older than 1 year, and rhythm management are emphasized.

NOTE: There will be no refunds on any classes. In order to reschedule a class the following must occur: Cancelled within 24 hrs prior to class, Participants will be placed in the next available class. There will only be one (1) rescheduled allowed.

Course Prerequisite:
PAYMENT NEEDS TO BE RECEIVED TO BE ENROLLED IN THE CLASS
Current BLS for the Healthcare Provider card.
Completion of a Basic EKG course or a background and understanding of EKG interpretation.
Target Participants: Licensed healthcare providers who wish to teach personnel staffing emergency, intensive care, or critical care departments, and emergency medical providers such as physicians, nurses, emergency medical technicians, paramedics, and respiratory therapists, and other professionals who may respond to a cardiovascular emergency.
Course Length: 16 Hours
Course Fee: $260.00
Book Cost: Included( 2 Books)