PALS renewal is designed for the experienced healthcare provider with prior PALS certification. The course will cover BLS CPR/AED, advanced airway management, rhythm interpretation, management of shock, cardiac emergencies and respiratory emergencies, and mega code scenarios. Testing includes mega code scenarios and written test. Students will work as a team through each scenario. Upon successful completion of the skills testing and written examination, students will receive an AHA PALS Provider card valid for 2 years.
Course work book is not included in the cost of this class. Students are strongly encourage to purchase a course workbook prior to the class. 2015 guidelines permit the use of the coursebook to assist with the written examination. You do not need to purchase a new course book if you have access to the current 2015 version of the book.
Students must complete the pre-course self assessment prior to the class. Class will last 4-8 hours depending on the size of the class.
BLS CPR certification can be obtained at the same time as this class for a small additional fee.