Pediatric Advanced Life Support - This Heart & Stroke: PALS course in Calgary is an advanced resuscitation course for the recognition and intervention of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies in pediatric patients.
Designed for healthcare providers who either direct or participate in the management of critically ill pediatric patients, learners will apply their BLS skills as well as expect practice and training in a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, treatment algorithms and high-performance teams to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children. Become a practiced and strong member or lead a PALS team with this important training program.
Part 1: 6 hours online learning (self directed, at own pace)
For part 1: You will receive an email with instructions on how to access the Heart & Stroke online learning portal within 1 business day of registration.
Part 2: 9 hours in-class time: 9am - 5:30pm
For part 2: Classroom learning includes essential hands-on skills practice and skills testing necessary to support life-saving care during a cardiovascular emergency. Participants must complete Part 1 before attending. Bring your certificate of completion to Part 2 as proof of eligibility. Complete Part 2 in order to receive your two-year certification.
The date you select when register will be for Part 2 (classroom learning).