ACLS Update Course 1 Day

$130.00

Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) builds on the foundation of Basic Life Support (BLS), emphasizing the importance of continuous, high-quality CPR. The hands-on instruction and simulated cases in this advanced course are designed to help enhance their skills in the recognition and intervention of cardiopulmonary arrest immediate post-cardiac arrest, acute arrhythmia, stroke, and acute coronary syndromes. Designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies. This includes personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an ACLS course completion card for job or other requirements. Designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies. This includes personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an ACLS course completion card for job or other requirements.
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Designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies. This includes personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care, and critical care units such as physicians, nurses, and paramedics, as well as others who need an ACLS course completion card for job or other requirements.

CONTENT & MODULES: 

  • Apply the BLS, Primary, and Secondary Assessments sequence for a systematic evaluation of adult patients
  • Perform prompt, high-quality BLS, including prioritizing early chest compressions and integrating early automated external defibrillator (AED) use
  • Recognize and perform early management of respiratory arrest
  • Discuss early recognition and management of ACS and stroke, including appropriate disposition
  • Recognize and perform early management of bradyarrhythmias and tachyarrhythmias that may result in cardiac arrest or complicate resuscitation outcome
  • Recognize and perform early management of cardiac arrest until termination of resuscitation or transfer of care, including immediate post–cardiac arrest care
  • Model effective communication as a member or leader of a high-performance team
  • Evaluate resuscitative efforts during a cardiac arrest through continuous assessment of CPR quality, monitoring the patient’s physiologic response, and delivering real-time feedback to the team
  • Recognize the impact of team dynamics on overall team performance
  • Discuss how the use of a rapid response team or medical emergency team may improve patient outcomes
  • Define systems of care

Course Materials

Course requires either a digital or hardcopy of the course manual at start of class.

The ACLS Provider Manual eBook contains all of the information students need to know to successfully complete the ACLS Course. The ACLS Provider Manual eBook is designed for use by a single user and as a student reference tool pre- and post-course. It is also used as a clinical reference. This digital manual includes information on the systematic approach to a cardiopulmonary emergency, effective team communication, and the ACLS cases and algorithms.

The ACLS Provider Manual eBook includes the ACLS Digital Reference Card (product 20-3109; also sold separately).

This product has been updated with new science from the 2020 Guidelines for CPR and ECC and replaces the previous version (15-3100). If  you are a student, please confirm with your Training Center that this is the appropriate product for your training.

Course Dates
Choose one of the available dates below for this course. In the event of not meeting our minimum of registrants for this date, we reserve the right to cancel or set a new date.

DO NOT REGISTER IF WITHIN 48 HOURS OF THE DESIRED COURSE DATE - CALL 757-285-8338 INSTEAD!

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Course Cancellations & Policies

Courses are non-refundable. Students may opt to reschedule a Course one time, with 72 hour notice to Cardiac Concepts LLC, prior to the course.

Any rescheduling, or cancelling of a course, beyond the one time option, will be a forfeiture of all monies paid towards the course. Any student who is a “No Show” the day of their scheduled course, will forfeit all monies paid towards that course.

If the Training Facility of Cardiac Concepts LLC cancels a course, due to low student interest, dangerous weather, or natural disaster, then a full refund will be issued to the student(s).

If you have any questions please feel free to contact the office at 757-285-8338.

IMPORTANT – If you are wanting to register within 48 hours of a listed course date, please call our office at 757-285-8338 to register by phone for availability, instead. If you do register online within 48 hours of a course, we may not be able to accommodate your request.