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AHA Classes

ADVANCED CARDIAC LIFE SUPPORT

These courses meet the standards of the American Heart Association for the training of providers in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS). The goal of these sessions is to integrate knowledge and motor skills into a clinically useful discipline, and to develop skills and proficiency in the techniques of ACLS. The material is covered through hands-on small-group approaches and case scenarios. Previous Basic Life Support Training and proficiency in cardiac rhythm interpretation, pharmacology and venipuncture experience is required.

ACLS PROVIDER COURSE – INSTRUCTOR LED
(Samaritan and Non-Samaritan Employees)
This course is for 1st time ACLS providers

January 6th & 7th, 2022
April 14th & 15th, 2022
September 22nd & 23th, 2022
December 8th & 9th, 2022

ACLS RENEWAL COURSE – INSTRUCTOR LED
(Samaritan and Non-Samaritan Employees)

February 11, 2022
March 11, 2022
May 20, 2022
June 17, 2022
October 21, 2022
November 18, 2022

ACLS INSTRUCTOR COURSE – Core course required for all new instructors. Take the online course before taking Instructor Course.

April 7, 2022
December 2, 2022

Download the Advanced Cardiac Life Support Registration Form for more detailed information.

BASIC LIFE SUPPORT (BLS) TRAINING PROGRAMS

Samaritan Medical Center offers a variety of Basic Life Support training programs presented according to American Heart Association guidelines.

HEALTHCARE PROVIDER COURSE
The BLS for Healthcare Providers course is designed to teach how to perform CPR for victims of all ages (including ventilation with a barrier device, a bag-mask device and oxygen), how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED) and how to relieve a foreign body airway obstruction (FBAO). It is intended for participants who work in a healthcare setting and those who are required to take a healthcare provider course for their employment.

BLS FOR HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS COURSE – INSTRUCTOR LED
(Samaritan and Non-Samaritan Employees)
This course is for both 1st time BLS providers and those renewing their certification

January 13, 2022
January 27, 2022
February 10, 2022
February 24, 2022
March 10, 2022
March 24, 2022
April 7, 2022
April 21, 2022
May 5, 2022
May 19, 2022
June 2, 2022
June 16, 2022
June 30, 2022
July 14, 2022
July 21, 2022
July 28, 2022
August 4, 2022
August 11, 2022
August 18, 2022
August 25, 2022
September 8, 2022
September 22, 2022
October 6, 2022
October 20, 2022
November 17, 2022
December 1, 2022
December 15, 2022
December 29, 2022

BLS INSTRUCTOR COURSE
Core Course – (Required for all new instructors) to be taken online before attending the Instructor Course.

January 28, 2022
September 15, 2022

Download the Basic Life Support Registration Form for more detailed information.

PEDIATRIC ADVANCED LIFE SUPPORT (PALS)

These courses meet the standards of the American Heart Association for the training of providers in Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS). The goal of these sessions is to integrate knowledge and motor skills into a clinically useful discipline. The material is covered through hands-on small group approaches and case scenarios. Previous Basic Life Support Training and proficiency in cardiac rhythm interpretation, pharmacology and venipuncture experience is required.

PALS PROVIDER COURSE – INSTRUCTOR LED
(Samaritan and Non-Samaritan Employees)
This course is for 1st time PALS providers

February 3rd & 4th, 2022
May 12th & 13th, 2022
October 13th & 14th, 2022

PALS RENEWAL COURSE – INSTRUCTOR LED
(Samaritan and Non-Samaritan Employees)

January 14, 2022
March 25, 2022
April 22, 2022
June 3, 2022
September 16, 2022
November 4, 2022
December 16, 2022

PALS INSTRUCTOR COURSE
Core Course: (Required for all new instructors) Take online course before taking the Instructor Course.

April 8, 2022
October 28, 2022

Download the Pediatric Advanced Life Support Registration Form for more detailed information.

For questions about these courses, please call: 315-785-4575.