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ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) Provider

(Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada)

Description: Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) is an advanced, instructor-led classroom course that highlights the importance of team management of a cardiac arrest, team dynamics and communication, systems of care and immediate post-cardiac-arrest care. Specific skills in airway management and related pharmacology are also featured. Skills are taught through discussion and group learning, while testing stations offer case-based scenarios using simulators.

Pre-requisites for the ACLS Provider Course::

- 1) Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider course certification: Online registration Click here to register

- 2) Please complete the following Pre-course assessment: Click here to access your H & S Provider Login to complete

Pre-requisite for the ACLS Provider (Renewal / Recertification) Course:

- 1) Current BLS & ACLS Provider Certifications. Must be emailed to before course date.

If you are uncertain if your BLS or ACLS is current, please feel free to contact the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada at: 1-877-473-0333 or Click here to access your H & S Provider Login .

**Please note if you register for a renewal course and are not eligible you will be charge a 10% cancellation fee.

- 2) Please email completed ACLS Pre-test and a copy of your current BLS Provider certification to before course date.

*Please be advised: Only active healthcare providers (whose training and scope of practice include a knowledge base encompassing the foundation of ACLS knowledge and skill), may enroll in the ACLS Provider course.

Completion Requirements:100% attendance plus students must pass a written exam and skills test in order to qualify for an ACLS Course Completion Card.

Certification: 2-Year ACLS Course Completion Card (E-Card).

Duration: Approximately 16 hours - 2 days for Provider course and 8 hours for Renewal course

Current In-house Public Course Schedule

Tuesday May 28 - Wednesday May 29 (09:00 am - 04:00 pm)
Saturday July 13 - Sunday July 14 (09:00 am - 04:00 pm)
Monday September 30 - Tuesday October 01 (09:00 am - 04:00 pm)
Monday November 18 - Tuesday November 19 (09:00 am - 04:00 pm)

Renewal Courses

Wednesday May 08 (09:00 am - 04:00 pm)
Tuesday July 02 (09:00 am - 04:00 pm)
Wednesday September 11 (09:00 am - 04:00 pm)
Friday November 15 (09:00 am - 04:00 pm)


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