PALS Renewal Class

Tuesday, Aug. 5

This one-day class is for health care providers who have a current AHA PALS course completion card.  

When
Date:
Tuesday, Aug. 5
Time:
9 am to 4 pm
Where
Brier Patch Campus
Bldg. F - Rooms 13-15
9000 Wakarusa St.
La Mesa, CA 91942
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Fee

  • Registration closes Aug. 1

Presented by Sharp Cardiac Training Center

This one-day course employs the Pediatric Advanced Life Support curriculum designed by the American Heart Association.

The classroom, video-based, instructor-led course uses a series of simulated pediatric emergencies to reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to:

  • Basic life support
  • Effective resuscitation
  • PALS treatment algorithms
  • Pediatric assessment
  • Ream dynamics

Course Content

  • 1- and 2-rescuer child CPR and AED use
  • 1- and 2-rescuer infant CPR
  • Cardiac, respiratory and shock case discussions and simulations
  • Management of respiratory emergencies
  • Resuscitation team concept
  • Rhythm disturbances and electrical therapy
  • Systematic Approach to Pediatric Assessment
  • Vascular access

Participants who complete this course will receive a two-year AHA PALS Course Completion Card. This card will be mailed to the participant's home on the next business day.

Cancellation Policy

If you need to cancel your registration for this event, please call 1-800-82-SHARP (1-800-827-4277) Monday through Friday, 8 am to 6 pm, or login to your account to cancel online.

For Standard: A fee of 100 percent will be deducted from the amount paid if you cancel your registration less than 24 hours before the event.

Special Instructions

Participants will be practicing skills that require working on the floor and having hands-on contact with the mannequins and fellow students. If you have any physical conditions that might prevent these activities, please notify the Cardiac Training Center by calling 619-740-4226.

Classes may be cancelled due to low enrollment. If a class is cancelled, you will be notified by phone two days before the class and will have the opportunity to attend another date or receive a full refund of the registration fee.

Arrival

Participants who arrive more than five minutes after the class start time will be asked to reschedule.

What to Bring

Please bring to class a photo ID, current AHA PALS Course Completion Card and the PALS Student Manual

Course Recommendations

Complete the following assessments available at the AHA student website:

  • BLS Skills
  • Drug and Pharmacology
  • ECG Rhythm Interpretation
  • Effective Resuscitation team Concepts
  • Practical Application of PALS Rhythms and Drugs

You will receive feedback to identify areas of weakness to help you study for the course. See pages 2-3 in the PALS Student Provider Manual for more information.

CEUs

Participants can get as many as eight CEU contact hours.

Parking Information

Free parking in the Brier Patch lot.