Classroom Course with an American Safety and Health Institute Instructor
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PALS Course Schedule
PALS Course Cost
(Payment must be received at least 24 hours prior to class time or $25 Walk-In fee applies. Please call for availability first.)
PALS Course Length
Approximately 5 hours to complete, including skills practice and skills testing.
*Course time based on 1 Instructor: 1 student: 1 manikin
PALS is a credentialed course.
Students who successfully complete the PALS course receive a course completion card valid for two years.
PALS Course Description
Attentive Safety CPR and Safety Training's PALS course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes. The ASHI Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) program is a scenario (case-based) continuing education course intended for trained and skilled healthcare providers who either direct or participate in cardiopulmonary and resuscitation emergencies in children.
Based on the official text of the program, PALS Study Guide, 4th Edition by Barbara J Aehlert RN BSPA, PALS provides students with an opportunity to enhance and refine their knowledge and hands-on skill proficiency in emergency cardiovascular care. This pediatric advanced life support training program confirms to the 2015 AHA Guidelines Update for CPR and ECC.
Concepts and skills covered in the PALS course include:
• Patient Assessment and Teamwork
• Pediatric Basic Life Support
• Respiratory Emergencies
• Procedures for Managing Respiratory
• Cardiac Arrest
• Simulation Equipment Orientation
• High-Quality Skills and Teamwork
PALS Testing and Exam Requirements
All individuals who participate in an ASHI PALS class must be currently trained, skilled and be able to:
• Perform high-quality pediatric basic life support (PBLS)
• Read and interpret basic electrocardiograms (ECGs)
• Understand basic resuscitation pharmacology, prepare and administer essential medications