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911 ACLS/PALS Renewal

This is a program that will assist you in renewing a current ACLS and PALS provider credential during an intense 1-day course that covers all necessary material in both the ACLS and PALS renewal course - including skills and written testing. In order to offer this program, and meet all AHA requirements, we have established a maximum participant to instructor ratio of 2:1. PLEASE NOTE: This program is recommended for individuals who are experienced and understand current (2015 guidelines) ACLS and PALS concepts. In addition, you should be prepared for a potentially long day. Course manuals are included and will be sent to you prior to class. You are encouraged to complete all pre-course assignments outlined in the manuals.

HeartCode ACLS

HeartCode® ACLS is a self-directed, comprehensive eLearning program that uses eSimulation technology to allow participants to assess and treat patients in virtual healthcare settings. To enter the course, participants must complete a precourse self-assessment. Participants will then be presented with a team dynamics lesson and 10 In-hospital patient cases, including a BLS case and 2 megacode cases.

Upon successful completion of all the patient cases, participants must pass the written exam with a score of 84%. Participants then are able to attend the hands-on session required for full course completion.

Cost: $209.00 (includes online key, skills check, and AHA card)

Features

  • Updated science and education reflecting the 2015 AHA Guidelines Update for CPR and ECC
  • Enhanced learning experience through eSimulations, life-like animations, and realistic scenarios
  • Advanced, evidence-based resuscitation education and skills critical to the Chain of Survival
  • Enhanced course structure and scenarios to ensure immediate preparedness in real-world situations
  • Continuing education credits available

Course Content

 After successfully completing the HeartCode ACLS Course, including the online portion, followed by the hands-on skills session, students should be able to

  • Apply the BLS, Primary, and Secondary Assessments sequence for a systematic evaluation of adult patients
  • Perform prompt, high-quality BLS, including prioritizing early chest compressions and integrating early AED use
  • Recognize and perform early management of respiratory arrest
  • Discuss early recognition and management of ACS and stroke, including appropriate disposition
  • Recognize and perform early management of bradyarrhythmias and tachyarrhythmias that may result in cardiac arrest or complicate resuscitation outcome
  • Recognize and perform early management of cardiac arrest until termination of resuscitation or transfer of care, including immediate post–cardiac arrest care
  • Model effective communication as a member or leader of a high-performance team
  • Evaluate resuscitative efforts during a cardiac arrest through continuous assessment of CPR quality, monitoring the patient’s physiologic response, and delivering real-time feedback to the team
  • Recognize the impact of team dynamics on overall team performance
  • Discuss how the use of a rapid response team or medical emergency team may improve patient outcomes
  • Define systems of care

 

This is the hands-on skills check portion ONLY (no "key"). The cost of $75.00 includes the skills check and AHA card.

You must bring your completion certificate for the online portion with you.

This is the hands-on skills check portion ONLY (no "key"). The cost of $75.00 includes the skills check and AHA card.

You must bring your completion certificate for the online portion with you.

This Basic ECG course discusses the main features of ECG tracings, beginning with a fundamental explanation of the heart’s electrical system and what the ECG monitor records. A method for analyzing ECGs is also presented. This method includes assessment of underlying rhythm and axis, calculation of heart rate, analysis of the basic waveforms (P-QRS-T), measurement of ECG intervals and segments, and the evaluation of other relevant waves, such as PVCs and PACs. 

Great for those that haven't had to interpet ECGs in a while and feel "a little rusty" or are getting ready to take ACLS and feel they need a refresher on ECCs.

HeartCode® BLS

HeartCode BLS uses a variety of eLearning assets such as dramatizations, eSimulations, animations, self-directed learning, and interactive activities to teach participants BLS knowledge and skills.

After completing the online portion, students attend a structured BLS Hands-On Session with an AHA Instructor. This session focuses on meaningful skills practice, debriefing, team scenarios, discussions of local protocols, and skills testing.

HeartCode BLS is for healthcare professionals seeking an alternative method for completing an initial or renewal BLS Course.

Cost: $65.00 (includes online key, skills check, and AHA card)

Course Content

  • New science and education from the 2015 AHA Guidelines Update for CPR and ECC
  • The components of high-quality CPR for adults, children, and infants
  • The AHA Chain of Survival for prehospital and in-facility providers
  • Important early use of an AED
  • Effective ventilations using a barrier device
  • Importance of teams in multirescuer resuscitation and performance as an effective team member during multirescuer CPR
  • Relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (choking) for adults and infants

Features

  • Updated science and education reflecting the 2015 AHA Guidelines Update for CPR and ECC
  • Includes in-facility and prehospital tracks; student chooses his/her track before starting the HeartCode BLS Online Portion
  • Enhanced learning experience through eSimulations, life-like animations, video scenarios, and knowledge checks

 

You are signing up for a combined skills testing session for AHA Heartcode BLS Healthcare Provider and AHA Heartcode ACLS. The price includes your skills session (combined BLS & ACLS), all supplies needed and your AHA BLS and ACLS cards. This does NOT include the online "key/link" to these courses.

Please be sure to bring your completion certificates with you to your skills session or send them in advance to carla@codeblueresources.  

We at Code Blue Resources are pleased to work with you on your ECSI Wilderness First Aid Certification,  Curriculum of the Boy Scouts of America.  As part of this certification, CPR/AED certification is required. 

 

In order to reduce the number of "classroom hours," the CPR/AED certification course will consist for two parts: 1) an interactive, online course  2) an in-person hands-on session with an instructor that will allow you to practice your skills in CPR and the use of an automatic external defibrillator (AED). This hands-on session will be on the last day of your Wilderness First Aid Course (9/19/20).

 

Once you register, you will receive an email that has instructions on how to start your CPR/AED online course. Please be sure to finish this online course before 9/19/20 and have your completion certificate with you when you come to class on 9/19/20.

 

NOTE: There is no individual charge for the course (the Troop will be invoiced as a group). The Terms & Conditions on the registration page DO NOT Apply to BSA Classes, but participants must click the Accept Terms & Conditions box to complete registration (our software does not allow us to override this feature for individual classes).

 

We look forward to being with you on the following dates:

Friday, September 11 at 6 p.m.

Friday, September 18 at 6 p.m.

Saturday, September 19 at 9 a.m. 

 

Location: 12554 Village Springs Rd., Raleigh, NC, 27614 (private residence in Wakefield area) 

 

Heartsaver® CPR AED Online

Heartsaver CPR AED Online has been updated to reflect new science from the 2015 AHA Guidelines for CPR & ECC. The skills learned in this course will help you recognize cardiac arrest, get emergency care on the way quickly, and help a person until EMS arrives.

Heartsaver CPR AED Online is the eLearning portion of the Heartsaver CPR AED Blended Learning Course and teaches information needed for CPR and AED training. Upon completion of the online portion, participants must complete a hands-on session with an AHA Instructor.

Cost: $69.00 (includes online key, skills check, and AHA card)

Features

  • Participants have the convenience of completing the course at their own pace at work, home, or wherever Internet access is available
  • Can be used for initial or renewal training
  • Includes interactive exercises and videos to engage students and provide periodic points of knowledge transference
  • Certificate of completion available to print when the online portion has been completed successfully
  • Participants have access to all information in the online course for 24 months after activation of their key to help reinforce what they have learned
  • Includes audio and transcript for any of our students who may have a hearing or visual disability

Course Content

After successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
  • Describe how high-quality CPR improves survival
  • Explain the concepts of the Chain of Survival
  • Recognize when someone needs CPR
  • Perform high-quality CPR for an adult
  • Describe how to perform CPR with help from others
  • Give effective breaths by using mouth-to-mouth or a mask for all age groups
  • Demonstrate how to use an AED on an adult
  • Perform high-quality CPR for a child
  • Demonstrate how to use an AED on a child
  • Perform high-quality CPR for an infant
  • Describe when and how to help a choking adult or child
  • Demonstrate how to help a choking infant

 

Heartsaver® First Aid Online

Heartsaver First Aid Online has been updated to reflect new science from the 2015 AHA Guidelines for CPR & ECC and the 2015 AHA/Red Cross Guidelines for First Aid. This course covers first aid basics for the most common first aid emergencies, including how to recognize them, how to call for help, and how to perform lifesaving skills.

Heartsaver First Aid Online is the eLearning portion of the Heartsaver First Aid Blended Learning Course. Upon completion of the online portion, participants must complete a hands-on session with an AHA Instructor.

Cost: $65.00 (includes online key, skills check, and AHA card)

Features

  • Participants have the convenience of completing the course at their own pace at work, home, or wherever Internet access is available
  • Can be used for initial or renewal training
  • Includes interactive exercises and videos to engage students and provide periodic points of knowledge transference
  • Certificate of completion available to print when the online portion has been completed successfully
  • Participants have access to all information in the online course for 24 months after activation of their key to help reinforce what they have learned
  • Includes audio and transcript for any students who may have a hearing or visual disability

Course Content

After successfully completing this course, students will be able to

  • List the priorities, roles, and responsibilities of first aid rescuers
  • Describe the key steps in first aid
  • Remove protective gloves
  • Find the problem
  • Describe the assessment and first aid actions for the following life-threatening conditions: heart attack, difficulty breathing, choking, severe bleeding, shock, and stroke
  • Use an epinephrine pen
  • Control bleeding and bandaging
  • Recognize elements of common illnesses
  • Describe how to find information on preventing illness and injury
  • Recognize the legal questions that apply to first aid rescuers

Heartsaver® First Aid CPR AED Online

Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED Online has been updated to reflect new science from the 2015 AHA Guidelines for CPR & ECC and the 2015 AHA/Red Cross Guidelines for First Aid. This course is designed to prepare participants to provide first aid, CPR, and use an automated external defibrillator (AED) in a safe, timely, and effective manner.

Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED Online is the eLearning portion of the Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED Blended Learning Course. Upon completion of the online portion, students must complete hands-on skills session with an AHA BLS or Heartsaver Instructor.

Cost: $78.00 (includes online key, skills check, and AHA card)

Features

  • Participants have the convenience of completing the course at their own pace at work, home, or wherever Internet access is available
  • Can be used for initial or renewal training
  • Includes interactive exercises and videos to engage students and provide periodic points of knowledge transference
  • Certificate of completion available to print when the online portion has been completed successfully
  • Participants have access to all information in the online course for 24 months after activation of their key to help reinforce what they have learned
  • Includes audio and transcript for any students who may have a hearing or visual disability

 Course Content

After successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe how high-quality CPR improves survival
  • Explain the concepts of the Chain of Survival
  • Recognize when someone needs CPR
  • Perform high-quality CPR for an adult
  • Describe how to perform CPR with help from others
  • Give effective breaths by using mouth-to-mouth or a mask for all age groups
  • Demonstrate how to use an AED on an adult
  • Perform high-quality CPR for a child*
  • Demonstrate how to use an AED on a child*
  • Perform high-quality CPR for an infant*
  • Describe when and how to help a choking adult or child
  • Demonstrate how to help a choking infant*
    • List the priorities, roles, and responsibilities of first aid rescuers
    • Describe the key steps in first aid
    • Remove protective gloves
    • Find the problem
    • Describe the assessment and first aid actions for the following life-threatening conditions: heart attack, difficulty breathing, choking, severe bleeding, shock, and stroke
    • Use an epinephrine pen
    • Control bleeding and bandaging
    • Recognize elements of common injuries
    • Recognize elements of common illnesses
    • Describe how to find information on preventing illness and injury
    • Recognize the legal questions that apply to first aid rescuers

 

Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED Online is the eLearning portion of the Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED Blended Learning Course. It teaches students information needed to respond to and manage illnesses and injuries in a child or infant in the first few minutes until professional help arrives.

After completing the online portion, students must complete hands-on skills session with an AHA BLS or Heartsaver Instructor.

Upon successful completion of both portions of the course, students receive a Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED course completion card, valid for two years.

Cost: $85.00 (includes online key, skills check, and AHA card)

Audience

  • Child care workers
  • Teachers
  • Foster care workers
  • Camp counselors
  • Youth organizations
  • Coaches for children’s sports organizations
  • Others responsible for children including parents, grandparents, babysitters and guardians

Features

  • Self-paced; can be completed wherever Internet access is available
  • Includes interactive exercises and videos
  • Certificate of completion available to print when the online portion has been completed successfully
  • Provides access to all information in the online portion for 24 months after activation of the course key
  • Includes audio and transcription for students who may have a hearing or visual disability
  • Screen and text-sized options help meet diverse learning needs
  • Navigation controls provide students with the flexibility to move easily through content and customize their learning experience

Course Content

  • Priorities, roles, and responsibilities of a rescuer providing first aid to a child or infant
  • The four key steps in first aid for children and infants: prevent, protect, assess, and act
  • Removing protective gloves
  • Finding the problem
  • Assessment and first aid actions for the following life-threatening conditions: difficulty breathing, choking, severe bleeding, and shock
  • How to control bleeding and bandaging
  • Using an epinephrine pen
  • Recognizing common injuries and illnesses
  • How to find information on preventing illness and injury
  • Legal questions that apply to pediatric first aid rescuers
  • How high-quality CPR improves survival
  • Concepts of the AHA Chain of Survival
  • Recognizing when someone needs CPR
  • Performing high-quality CPR for a child or infant
  • Performing high quality CPR for an adult*
  • Giving effective breaths by using mouth-to-mouth or a mask for all age groups
  • How to use an AED on an adult*
  • How to use an AED on a child
  • How to help a choking child, infant, or adult

HeartCode PALS

HeartCode® PALS is an online comprehensive eLearning program that uses eSimulation technology to allow participants to assess and treat patients in virtual healthcare settings. In this environment, participants apply their knowledge to real-time decision-making and skills development.

To enter the course, participants must complete the PALS Precourse Self-Assessment. Participants are then presented with 12 patient cases and a team dynamics lesson. Cases may be repeated as many times as necessary to pass. Upon successful completion of all the patient cases, participants must pass the multiple-choice exam with a minimum score of 84%.

Participants who successfully complete the online portion of the course receive a certificate granting them access to a PALS Hands-on Session with an AHA PALS Instructor. Students must successfully complete both the online portion and the hands-on session to receive a PALS Provider course completion card.

Cost: $209.00 (includes online key, skills check, and AHA card)

Features

  • Web-based, self-paced eSimulation instructional program for PALS cognitive training
  • Students apply knowledge to real-time decision-making and skills development
  • Debriefings and coaching are provided immediately after each simulation to facilitate learning
  • Access to the PALS Provider Manual, the 2015 Handbook of ECC, and 2015 AHA Guidelines for CPR and ECC
  • Access to all information in course for two years following activation of course

Course Content

  • Performing high-quality Child CPR AED and Infant CPR per AHA BLS recommendations
  • Differentiating between patients who do and do not require immediate intervention
  • Recognizing cardiopulmonary arrest early and beginning CPR within 10 seconds
  • Applying team dynamics
  • Differentiating between respiratory distress and failure
  • Performing early interventions for respiratory distress and failure
  • Differentiating between compensated and decompensated (hypotensive) shock
  • Performing early interventions for the treatment of shock
  • Differentiating between unstable and stable patients with arrhythmias
  • Describing clinical characteristics of instability in patients with arrhythmias
  • Implementing post–cardiac arrest management

 

You are signing up for a combined skills testing session for AHA Heartcode BLS Healthcare Provider, ACLS and PALS. The price includes your skills session, all supplies needed and your AHA BLS, ACLS and PALS cards. This does NOT include the online "key/link" to these courses.

Please be sure to bring your completion certificates with you to your skills session or send them in advance to carla@codeblueresources.  

You are signing up for the skills testing session for the ECSI First Aid/CPR/AED Course. The price includes your skills session, all supplies needed and your ECSI First Aid/CPR/AED card. This does NOT include the online "key/link" to the online course.

Please be sure to bring your completion certificate with you to your skills session or send it in advance to carla@codeblueresources.