The American Heart Association PALS course is a classroom, video-based, Instructor-led course uses a series of simulated pediatric emergencies to reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation and team dynamics. The goal of the Pediatric Advanced Life Support Course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes.
Upcoming PALS Classes
1- and 2-rescuer child CPR and AED use
1- and 2-rescuer infant CPR
Cardiac, respiratory and shock case discussions and simulations
Key changes in pediatric advanced life support, reflecting the new science from the 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care
Management of respiratory emergencies
Resuscitation team concept
Rhythm disturbances and electrical therapy
Systematic Approach to Pediatric Assessment
AHA requires all students have a current text book for the course.