ACLS – Advanced Cardiac Life Support
About American Heart Association ACLS Certification
National University’s ACLS certification in San Diego, Fresno, and San Jose are for healthcare providers looking to further their knowledge and advanced skill during emergencies. Advanced Cardiac Life Support highlights the importance of high-performance team dynamics and communication, systems of care, recognition and intervention of cardiopulmonary arrest, immediate post-cardiac arrest, acute dysrhythmia, stroke, and acute coronary syndromes (ACS). Using the same equipment and medications healthcare providers use in clinical settings, National University’s ACLS course is designed to provide various levels of advanced clinicians realistic training to prepare them for a variety of adult emergencies. This course is intended for a variety of advanced healthcare providers, both certified and non-certified. Such as paramedics, paramedic students, registered nurses, nursing students, physicians, and other allied health professionals.
ACLS Course Details
- American Heart Association course textbook and card included as part of the course cost.
- ACLS is offered as a 1-day course that can take up to 10 hours.
- Course is taught utilizing American Heart Association guidelines and certification lasts 2 years.
Continuing Educations Units (CEU’s) are available for registered nurses, paramedics and physicians ($15 additional fee).
The ACLS certification course at National University is a great way to obtain healthcare certifications while advancing your emergency medicine capabilities and knowledge. Whether you are working as an EMT, Nurse, Flight Medic, Paramedic, or another allied health profession, this course will get you the advanced training and certification necessary to meet requirements and provide you with the confidence and ability to do your job better and more effectively.
This ACLS certification course is aligned with the requirements set forth by the American Heart Association (AHA) and is designed to meet the qualifications of most agencies and employers. Contact a National University representative to determine if this ACLS course suits your needs. We are here to answer all your questions.