AHA-Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Provider
The Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support course is designed for healthcare professionals (personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care and critical care units) who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest and other cardiovascular emergencies.
This course highlights the importance of team dynamics and communication during resuscitation, systems of care and immediate post-cardiac-arrest care.
ACLS provider manual
Basic life support skills
Recognition and early management of:
1. Respiratory Arrest and Cardiac Arrest
2. Peri-arrest conditions such as symptomatic bradycardia, unstable tachycardia.
Differences between adult, child and infant rescue techniques
Management of Acute Coronary Syndromes (ACS)
Management of stroke
Effective communication as a member and leader of a resuscitation team
Effective Resuscitation Team Dynamics
Mode of Instruction:
Audio visuals classroom training
Skills are taught in groups, learning and testing stations
Practice While Watching (PWW)
Hands on practice on manikins & simulators, practice on monitors, defibrillators