American Heart Association Classes

2019 American Heart Association Classes

ADVANCED CARDIAC LIFE SUPPORT
BASIC LIFE SUPPORT (BLS) TRAINING
PEDIATRIC ADVANCED LIFE SUPPORT (PALS)


ADVANCED CARDIAC LIFE SUPPORT 

Course Description:

These courses meet the standards of the American Heart Association for the training of providers in ACLS. The goal of these sessions is to integrate knowledge and motor skills into a clinically useful discipline. The courses are designed to develop skills and proficiency in the techniques of ACLS. The latest guidelines and recommendations of the American Heart Association are emphasized. 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 31 & February 1
June 6 & 7
October 3 & 4

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

March 15
May 10
September 13
November 8

ACLS INSTRUCTOR COURSE - Core Course - (Required for all new instructors) - Take on-line course before taking Instructor Course. 
April 12
December 20

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

HeartCode ACLS Certification Renewal
(For Samaritan employees only) 

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BASIC LIFE SUPPORT (BLS) TRAINING PROGRAMS

Samaritan Medical Center offers a variety of BLS training programs to meet your needs. These programs are presented according to American Heart Association guidelines.

Health Care Provider Course Description:
The BLS for Healthcare Providers course is designed to teach the skills of CPR for victims of all ages (including ventilation with a barrier device, a bag-mask device, and oxygen), use of an automated external defibrillator (AED), and relief of 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 31
February 21
March 14
April 4
April 25
May 16
June 6
June 27
July 11
July 25
August 1
August 8
August 15
August 22
September 12
October 3
October 24
November 14
December 5

BLS INSTRUCTOR COURSE 
Core Course - (Required for all new instructors) to be taken on-line before attending the Instructor Course.
March 29
December 6

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

HeartCode BLS Certification Renewal
(For Samaritan employees only) 

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PEDIATRIC ADVANCED LIFE SUPPORT (PALS) 

These courses meet the standards of the American Heart Association for the training of providers in 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. You are expected to be proficient in BLS skills. 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

October 14 & 15
June 13 & 14
October 24 & 25

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

March 1
May 17
September 27
November 22

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

April 12
December 20

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

HeartCode PALS Certification Renewal
(For Samaritan employees only) 

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

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