The full two-day course is designed for participants seeking first time ACLS certification.
Description: The ACLS Provider Course provides the knowledge and skills needed to evaluate and manage the first 10 minutes of an adult ventricular fibrillation/ventricular tachycardia (VF/VT) arrest. Providers are expected to learn to manage 10 core ACLS cases: a respiratory emergency, four types of cardiac arrest (simple VF/VT, complex VF/VT, PEA and asystole), four types of prearrest emergencies (bradychardia, stable tachycardia, unstable tachycardia and acute coronary syndromes) and stroke.
Audience: Personnel staffing emergency, intensive care or critical care departments; emergency medical providers such as physicians, nurses, emergency technicians, paramedics, respiratory therapists and other professionals who may respond to a cardiovascular emergency.
Please Bring: Completed mandatory pre-test certificate. Every student must come to class with a current provider manual. PDH employees can sign out a book from Ashley Blesse RN, Clinical Education Coordinator. Non PDH employees will need to purchase a book from the AHA website.
Prerequisites: Proficient in current BLS Provider CPR and a completed mandatory pre-course work and exam.
To register for two-day course, complete the Booking Form below.
Upon submitting your registration, you will receive a confirmation email with instructions to access the pre-test. Attendees must pass a pre-test with 70% or higher prior to course. Bring your current CPR card, current PALS card and copy of the completed pre-test to class.
Location: Quincy Fire Department, 505 Lawrence St, Quincy, CA 95971
Time: 9 am
Cost: $250.00 payable by cash or check only. No charge for PDH employees.