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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

February 6 & 7, 2020
June 4 & 5, 2020
October 1 & 2, 2020

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

January 3, 2020
February 14, 2020
March 13, 2020
April 17, 2020
May 29, 2020
September 11, 2020
October 30, 2020
November 6, 2020
December 11, 2020

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

April 10, 2020
December 4, 2020

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 2, 2020
January 16, 2020
January 30, 2020
February 13, 2020
February 27, 2020
March 12, 2020
March 26, 2020
April 9, 2020
April 23, 2020
May 7, 2020
May 21, 2020
June 4, 2020
June 18, 2020
July 2, 2020
July 16, 2020
July 23, 2020
July 30, 2020
August 6, 2020
August 13, 2020
August 20, 2020
September 10, 2020
September 24, 2020
October 8, 2020
October 22, 2020
November 5, 2020
November 19, 2020
December 3, 2020
December 17, 2020

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

April 3, 2020
December 3, 2020

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 20 & 21, 2020
June 11 & 12, 2020
October 15 & 16, 2020

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

January 17, 2020
February 28, 2020
April 24, 2020
May 15, 2020
September 25, 2020
October 23, 2020
November 20, 2020
December 18, 2020

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

April 10, 2020
December 4, 2020

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

For questions about these courses, please call: 315-785-4036