If you need CPR, ACLS or PALS, i can tell you this is the place to go. Even if it's... read more - 3/10/2014
Just took the Medicine Administration Class and it was well worth the time spent. Denise was an awesome instructor and... read more - 8/29/2017
I've been a nurse for 40 years and taken BLS more times than I can count. Kori from Code One... read more - 5/11/2017
Awesome place! I didn't take the course here, but I took the EMT State Psychomotor practicals here. Incredibly organized, efficient,... read more - 8/06/2015
I had Don for a refresher BLS, and he was great! Very friendly, easy going, and made the class... read more - 5/22/2015
the EMT course was fantastic. Definitely prepared me for EMT work, as well as completely prepared me for the National... read more - 10/16/2014
This course was very informative and helpful! My instructor, Melynda was very smart and helpful. She was great at explaining... read more - 8/24/2017
Christy and Charles were amazing for my refresher BLS provider. Christy had real world experience and insight that she openly... read more - 4/28/2017
HeartCode PALS uses a variety of eLearning assets such as dramatizations, eSimulations, animations, self-directed learning, and interactive activities to teach students BLS knowledge and skills.
After completing the online portion, students attend a structured PALS Hands-On Session with an AHA Instructor. This session focuses on meaningful skills practice, debriefing, team scenarios, discussions of local protocols, and skills testing.
The Heartcode PALS course includes:
- Performing high-quality Child CPR AED and Infant CPR per AHA BLS recommendations
- Differentiating between patients who do and do not require immediate intervention
- Recognizing cardiopulmonary arrest early and beginning CPR within 10 seconds
- Applying team dynamics
- Differentiating between respiratory distress and failure
- Performing early interventions for respiratory distress and failure
- Differentiating between compensated and decompensated (hypotensive) shock
- Performing early interventions for the treatment of shock
- Differentiating between unstable and stable patients with arrhythmias
- Describing clinical characteristics of instability in patients with arrhythmias
- Implementing post–cardiac arrest management
This course is intended for healthcare providers with clinical responsibilities in pediatric critical care settings including nurses, physicians, paramedics, respiratory therapists, physician’s assistants, residents or fellows, and medical or nursing students in training.
All participants must have a current Basic Life Support Provider certification to participate in this course. Participants may complete the Online BLS for Healthcare Providers course and complete the skills testing portion during your PALS course – simply select this option during the registration process.
An American Heart Association Heartcode PALS access code, pocket mask, and two-year PALS Provider certification card are included in this course. Skills testing may be purchased separately for participants that have already completed the online portion.
Includes Heartcode PALS access code, pocket mask, and two-year PALS Provider certification card upon successful completion.
Proficient demonstration of PALS skills and a score of 84% or higher on the online examination are required for certification. Students that do not achieve either of these will be remediated and allowed an additional attempt to test.
Successful completion of this course results in an American Heart Association Pediatric Advanced Life Support Provider certification which is valid for 2 years from the date of the course.