Advanced Cardiac Life Support

Our updated Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) course is based on simulated clinical scenarios that encourage active hands-on participation.

Realistic simulations will reinforce:

  • Proficiency in Basic Life Support (BLS) care
  • Recognizing and initiating early management of peri-arrest conditions
  • Managing cardiac arrest
  • Identifying and treating ischemic chest pain and acute coronary syndromes
  • Recognizing other life-threatining clinical situations (such as stroke) and providing initial care
  • ACLS algorithms
  • Effective resuscitation team dynamics

At the end of the course, students will participate in a megacode station to validate and test various skill sets. This new ACLS course improves the quality of care provided to the adult victim of cardiac arrest or cardiopulmonary emergencies.

Course Length: 
  • Full Provider, 12-14 hours
  • Recertification, 6-8 hours
Prerequisites: 
  • Must have current AHA BLS for Healthcare Provider Card
  • ACLS Recertification candidates must have a current AHA ACLS Provider Card
  • Copies of curent certification cards are required at the time of registration

Required before the start of class for ALL students

  • Completed PreCourse Test Results (completed online). Information on web access to the Pre-Course Test is provided in the ACLS Course Manual. 
  • Students coming into class without the PreCourse Test Results will not receive a course certification card.
Please Note: 

ACLS student manual and course certification card are included in the course fee.  Please contact the LSTI business office to coordinate pick-up of the course manual or if you have any further questions at 248-304-6057.

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See the links below for individual class information including dates and times. Contact LSTI for additional information or give us a call at 866.FOR.LSTI.

 

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2014 ACLS Full Provider Fridays, Saturdays Southfield Open Register »
2014 ACLS Renewal Saturdays Southfield Open Register »
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