Pediatric Advance Life Support (PALS)

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Pediatric Advance Life Support (PALS)

This course is classroom setting, video-based, Instructor-led course that uses a series of replicated pediatric emergencies to support the important concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life support, treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation and team dynamics to enhance the quality of care provided to extremely ill or wounded children, resulting in improved results.

Recommended for

  • Physicians
  • Nurses
  • Respiratory Therapists
  • Paramedics
  • EMT
  • ED Staff
  • ICU Staff
  • OR Staff
  • 1st responders
  • Other Critical Care Providers

Class Information:

  • Course Duration:
    • Course hours/duration vary
      • Call for availability
    • Depends if it’s a new/renewal
    • Depends on class size
    • Depends on individual/group learning ability
  • Times: Check our calendar
  • Dates: Check our calendar
  • Frequency: Check our calendar

What’s covered in this course?

  • High-quality Child CPR, AED, and Infant CPR
  • Identify patients who do and don’t require urgent intervention
  • Early detection of cardiopulmonary arrest and initiating CPR within 10 seconds
  • Apply team dynamics
  • Identifying the difference between respiratory distress and failure
  • Early interventions for respiratory distress and failure
  • Identifying the between compensated and decompensated (hypotensive) shock
  • Prompt treatment for shock
  • Distinguish the difference between unstable and stable patients with arrhythmias
  • Post–cardiac arrest care and management

Course Fee:

  • Initial/New: $165
  • Renewal: $150
  • Skills: $90
  • Add 7% tax

Registration & Payment

  • Check our website for available schedule (Dates/Days/Time)
  • Complete our online (or in person) registration form
  • Non-Refundable Deposit: $25
  • The $25 is applied to remaining balance
  • Payments via PayPal: CPRCNA@Cardibeats.com
  • Deposits or full payment may be made in person
  • Entire cost of the class needs to be paid in full on or before your first day.
  • Unfortunately, no personal checks

Required Student Textbook or e-Book Manual:

  • Textbook
    • 15-1058 PALS Provider Manual
  • E-Book
    • https://ebooks.heart.org/product/pediatric-advanced-life-support-pals-instructor-manual-ebook

Pre-Requisites

  • Currently has an active BLS provider certificate
  • Bring most recent AHA published book for this course
  • Purchase PALS Text or eBook from American Heart
  • Bring expired PALS Card
  • Skill Sessions: Please bring a printed AHA passing certificate

Schedule:      

  • See available times on our calendar
  • Combo courses available

What’s INCLUDED?

  • Instructor-led, hands-on class format reinforces skills proficiency
  • Video-based course ensures consistency 
  • Hands on practice/skills & Evaluation
  • Written Exam
  • Course completion e-Cards (valid 2 years)
    • Cards received same day or within 24 hours
  • Covers infant/child/adult
  • Beverages (available for purchase $1)
  • Snacks (available for purchase $1)