Instructor-led, hands-on class format with an AHA PEARS Instructor
PEARS Provider 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 if paying less than 24 hours.)
PEARS Provider Course Schedule
PEARS Provider Course Locations
PEARS Provider Course Estimated Time
Approximate course completion times are listed below. Times are based on a recommended ratio of 6 students to 1 Instructor to 1 manikin or station (the CPR section requires 1 Instructor and 2 manikins for 6 students per station). Also, Instructors may choose to test CPR skills in the BLS Competency lesson or Team Dynamics Practice: Cardiac Arrest Cases. Using different ratios will result in increased course completion times.
PEARS Provider Course Description
Attentive Safety offers the AHA’s PEARS (Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition and Stabilization) classroom-based, Instructor-led course, where students learn how to use a systematic approach to quickly assess, recognize the cause, and stabilize a pediatric patient in an emergency situation.
During PEARS, students interact with real patient cases, and realistic simulations and animations to assess and stabilize pediatric patients experiencing respiratory and shock emergencies, and cardiopulmonary arrest. PEARS prepares students to provide appropriate lifesaving interventions within the initial minutes of response until a child can be transferred to an advanced life support provider.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
PEARS Provider Card
Students who successfully complete the PEARS Course will receive a PEARS Provider course completion card (print or eCard), valid for 2 years. Course completion requirements include:
Who Needs PEARS Provider Certification?
The AHA’s PEARS Course is designed for healthcare providers and others who might encounter pediatric emergency situations during their work, including: