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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 4 & 5, 2021
May 6 & 7, 2021
September 23 & 24, 2021

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

January 8, 2021
March 12, 2021
April 16, 2021
June 4, 2021
September 10, 2021
October 29, 2021
November 19, 2021
December 10, 2021

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

April 9, 2020
December 3, 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 7, 2021
January 21, 2021
February 4, 2021
February 18, 2021
March 4, 2021
March 18, 2021
April 1, 2021
April 15, 2021
April 29, 2021
May 13, 2021
May 27, 2021
June 4, 2020
June 10, 2021
June 24, 2021
July 8, 2021
July 22, 2021
July 29, 2021
August 5, 2021
August 12, 2021
August 19, 2021
September 2, 2021
September 16, 2021
September 30, 2021
October 14, 2021
October 28, 2021
November 11, 2021
December 2, 2021
December 16, 2021
December 30, 2021

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

March 18, 2021
September 9, 2021

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 11 & 12, 2021
June 10 & 11, 2021
October 14 & 15, 2021

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

January 15, 2021
March 5, 2021
April 23, 2021
May 14, 2021
September 17, 2021
November 12, 2021
December 17, 2021

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

April 8, 2021
December 2, 2021

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

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