LECTURES & CLASSES / CLINICAL

ACLS - Update Course

DESCRIPTION

ACLS Update Course Instructor-Led Training: For renewal students

This is a one day renewal designed to accommodate experienced professionals who are self-directed to review the ACLS protocols on their own and need less practice time to test.

*Renewal students must have a current ACLS card. If you took your ACLS course more than 24 months ago, you are advised to take the Provider course or Heartcode ACLS

Course Description:
The Advanced Cardiac Life Support is a course from American Heart Association. This course is designed to review, organize and prioritize the skills and didactic information needed to handle events leading to a cardiac arrest and events that follow a cardiac arrest.

Course Prerequisites:

  • Current certification in Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (BLS-HCP card).
  • All ACLS participants are required to be proficient in Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers skills (BLS-HCP). You will be asked to demonstrate those skills to successfully complete the ACLS course.
  • Knowledge of cardiac arrhythmias and ability to recognize arrhythmias.
  • Cardiovascular pharmacology; mechanism of action, indications, dosage and precautions for emergency medications.

NOTE: Printed score sheets for the web-based ACLS Self-Assessment must be turned in at the beginning of class. (Overall score must reflect 80% or higher)

Course Materials:
AHA requires that all students have the current ACLS Provider Manual. You MUST BRING YOUR 2015 Provider Manual to class.

DATES & TIMES

Wednesday, April 12, 2017
8:00 - 4:30pm

LOCATION

The Queen's Medical Center - Clinical Edication
1301 Punchbowl Street
Honolulu, HI. 96813

REGISTRATION DETAILS

Use this brochure to register

Download Jan - Jun Brochure

E-mail requests to cpr@queens.org Or Call to Register: 808.691.4731

COURSE DIRECTOR:

Sharon Keith, RN, BSN, MPH, ACLS/I