||<p> <b><font color="red">ATLANTICARE EMPLOYEES</font ></b>
DO NOT register online. Call the Access Center 1-888-569-1000 to register for any entitled discount.</p>
<p>ACLS is an advanced, instructor-led Classroom course that highlights the importance of team dynamics and communications, systems of care and immediate post-cardiac-arrest care. It also covers airway management and related pharmacology. In this course, skills are taught in large, group sessions and small, group learning and testing stations where case-based scenarios are presented. Areas covered in the course include:
. Key changes in advanced cardiovascular life support, reflecting the 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care.
. Basic life support skills, including effective chest compressions, use of a bag-mask device and use of an (AED)
. Recognition and early management of respiratory and cardiac arrest
. Recognition and early management of peri-arrest conditions such as symptomatic bradycardia
. Airway management
. Related pharmacology
. Management of acute coronary syndromes (ACS) and stroke
. Effective communications as a member and leader of a resuscitation team
. Effective resuscitation Team Dynamics</p>
<p><b>REREQUISITES: You must possess a current (unexpired) American Heart Association CPR card and an unexpired ACLS card. If you care is expired your registration will be declined.
Prior to taking the course, you must go to the American Heart Association student website WWW.heart.org/eccstudent, password code: "acls15". This will bring you to the course pre-test. You must take the pre-test and print out your test results. You must bring this to class with your CPR card to be admitted to the class.
<p>TEXT BOOK: Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider Manual, by the American Heart Association, 2015 edition. Text book will be sent to registrants who register at least 10 (ten) days before course; registrants who register less than 10 (ten) days before the course must pick up a text book a the Life Support training Center, 2511 Fire Road, Suite A-7, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234; (609)641-5856.
Textbook and other materials are included in the cost of the course.</p>
Contact the Atlanticare Access Center at 1-888-569-1000 (Mon-Fri 8:00am - 7:30pm or Sat 8:30am - 4:30pm)</b></p>
<p><b>Please click here <a href="http://www.atlanticare.org/events/courses/uploads/pdf/RevisedRegForm12-2007_14.pdf"><u> if you prefer to download a registration form. </b></u></a>Please complete this form and fax it along <b>with a copy of your current ACLS & CPR card</b> to (609) 484-6419.</p>
Non-ARMC employees- Please call Life Support Training Center at (609) 641-5856 to make arrangements for your book. Non- Atlanticare participants who are not able to reschedule to another course are refunded their registration fee less an administration fee of $25.00 for basic courses (BLS and HS) and $50.00 for advanced courses (ACLS, PALS, PHTLS and AMLS).
As an AtlantiCare employee it is up to you to know the AHA CPR Certification required for your job. The specific certification required for your job is listed on your role description. Please check your role description and know that information prior to calling the Access Center to schedule a live class or prior to submitting your online request form so you can be sure you are enrolling in the correct certification course.
If you are unable to attend a class in which you have enrolled, please call the Access Center at 1(888)569-1000 with least 7days advance notice. No refunds will be issued for classes that are not properly cancelled.
<p><i>Disclaimer: The American Heart Association (AHA) strongly promotes knowledge & proficiency in BLS, ACLS & PALS & has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course material, do not represent income to the association.</i></p>