Should a child experience a respiratory or cardiac emergency, do you have the skills to step forward? As a healthcare professional, you know better than anyone the high-pressure stakes of providing life-saving care to infants and children. our AHA-approved PALS certification course gives you the unflinching confidence and expert skills needed to manage life-or-death situations.
PALS CERTIFICATION COURSE INFORMATION
The Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certification is a course designed to prepare healthcare professionals to save the lives of children. PALS certification is not just for doctors. It’s also for nurses, paramedics and anyone else who cares for children. Upon successful completion of the course, students receive a course completion card, valid for two years.
The PALS certification course provides rigorous and comprehensive training of the skills needed to provide life-saving care to infants and children. The PALS Provider Course aims to improve outcomes for pediatric patients by preparing healthcare providers to effectively recognize and intervene in pediatric patients with critical emergencies, including shock and cardiopulmonary arrest. The PALS course also emphasizes the importance of high‐performance team dynamics and high‐quality individual skills.
PALS ONLINE RENEWAL
HeartCode® PALS Online is a self-directed, comprehensive eLearning program that uses adaptive learning technology to allow learners to acquire and demonstrate Pediatric Advanced Life Support skills using a personalized learning path that adapts in real time to a learner’s performance. The program is designed for healthcare professionals who need Pediatric Advanced Life Support training for their clinical duties. HeartCode® PALS Online consists of a cognitive portion that is completed online. A separate psychomotor skills assessment using voice assisted manikins with real-time audio and visual feedback or a skills assessment with an AHA Instructor is required to earn a valid AHA PALS Provider eCard that is valid for two years.
ONLINE PALS RENEWAL COURSE INFORMATION
HeartCode® PALS Online is a self-directed, comprehensive eLearning program that uses adaptive learning technology to allow learners to acquire and demonstrate Pediatric Advanced Life Support skills using a personalized learning path that adapts in real time to a learner’s performance. The program is designed for healthcare professionals who need Pediatric Advanced Life Support training for their clinical duties. Utilizing a variety of eLearning assets such as dramatizations, Cognitive Assessment Activities, illustrations, knowledge checks and interactive activities, this program teaches PALS knowledge and skills. This method of learning provides training consistency and adaptability to different learning styles. Students can work at their own pace applying their knowledge to real-time decision making. Debriefings and coaching are provided immediately after each knowledge check and each Cognitive Assessment Activity.
The American Heart Association is always seeking professionals to conduct training in first aid, CPR, AED, and advanced cardiovascular care. If you are passionate about saving lives, motivated to facilitate learning, feel comfortable in group settings, and find it easy to make complex concepts understandable to others, you may be a perfect candidate. Becoming an American Heart Association instructor is easy, just attend a 1-day PALS Instructor Course. In the 1-Day PALS Instructor Course you will learn everything from the set up of the equipment needed, to purchasing and issuing official AHA eCards to students.
INSTRUCTOR COURSE INFORMATION
The PALS Instructor course educates instructor candidates on how to adequately use AHA Instructor teaching materials, ensure that students meet learning objectives, offer student coaching skills, provide an objective skills performance evaluation, and follow AHA Instructor and course policies.
The Instructor course will teach instructor candidates vital skills, such as using the AHA Instructor teaching materials appropriately, ensuring that your students meet learning objectives, evaluating them objectively, as well as following AHA Instructor and course policies. In the 1-Day BLS Instructor course, you will learn everything you need to know to conduct a BLS class, from the set up of the equipment needed, to the purchasing and issuing of official AHA eCards to students.