ADVANCED CARDIAC LIFE SUPPORT
This course is taught to the internationally accepted guidelines of the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada. Both Provider and Recertification courses are available. Included in the price of this course is a copy of ETA’s ACLS Study Guide.
Sufficient time is available during the course only to review all the relevant material, not to teach it. Therefore, in order to improve your learning experience, we highly encourage you to thoroughly review the Study Guide prior to attending your course.
Information is provided using interactive lectures, demonstrations & hands-on practice. Plenty of time is allotted for practical application of the learned concepts in small group settings. Learners are encouraged to understand “why” certain interventions are appropriate rather than just memorizing protocols.
Topics covered include:
Upon completion of this course, learners will be able to:
Learners are evaluated on their practical knowledge & skills application on a continuous basis at the workstations. Emphasis is placed on safety, positive feedback & confidence building. Individualized formal “Mega Code” evaluations are not utilized. A written exam is not required.
Provider courses are held over 2 days. Recertification courses are one day in length. Retraining is highly recommended every two years.
Participants receive a wallet card upon successful completion of the course.