Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
21-22 February 2020
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
26-27 March 2020
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
About the Course
PALS is geared towards healthcare providers who respond to emergencies in infants and children and for personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care and critical care units.
This class will cover the following concepts:
- High-quality Child CPR AED and Infant CPR
- Recognition of patients who do and do not require immediate intervention
- Recognition of cardiopulmonary arrest early and application of CPR within 10 seconds
- Apply team dynamics
- Differentiation between respiratory distress and failure
- Early interventions for respiratory distress and failure
- Differentiation between compensated and decompensated (hypotensive) shock
- Early interventions for the treatment of shock
- Differentiation between unstable and stable patients with arrhythmias
- Clinical characteristics of instability in patients with arrhythmias
- Post–cardiac arrest management
Instruction is a total of 16 hours, spread across two days. Upon completion you will receive an AHA PALS eCard. The provider manual is required for this course.
- 16 hour course
- American Heart Association Pediatric Advanced Life Support eCard certification upon completion
- American Heart Association Pediatric Advanced Life Support Provider Manual (Required)
- This course is intended for healthcare professionals and personnel working with seriously ill or injured children
- $75 seat deposit
Contact us to learn more.