Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support Course (ACLS)

Course Description

    Heartsaver First Aid is a classroom course that is designed to meet OSHA regulations. The course teaches basic first aid skills such as: Providers will enhance their skills in treating adult victims of cardiac arrest or other cardiopulmonary emergencies. This course emphasizes the:

  • importance of basic life support CPR to patient survival
  • integration of effective basic life support with ACLS interventions
  • importance of effective team interaction and communication during resuscitation
Intended Audience

The course includes simulated clinical scenarios that encourage active, hands-on participation through learning stations where students practice essential skills individually, as part of a team, and as team leader.Intended AudienceFor healthcare providers working in emergency treatment, intensive care or critical care, and other professionals who may need to respond to a cardiovascular emergency.