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Atlanta CPR is proud to serve the greater Atlanta area with state of the art Emergency Response Training.  

Thank you for choosing Atlanta CPR for your AHA certification needs.

Please click on the course name you are interested in, find a class date that is convenient for your schedule and click on it to proceed with your online enrollment.

 

HeartCode BLS uses the latest eSimulation technology to enable students to assess and treat patients in virtual healthcare settings. Utilizing a variety of eLearning assets such as dramatizations, eSimulations, animations, self-directed learning, and interactive activities, this course teaches BLS knowledge and skills.

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  This method of learning provides training consistency, adaptability to different learning styles, and flexibility for the student’s and employer’s time. Students can work at their own pace applying their knowledge to real-time decision making and skills development. Blended training also supports the need for hands-on learning of psychomotor skills. Debriefings and coaching are provided immediately after each simulation. Once the cognitive portion of the course has been completed, students practice and test their skills with an AHA Instructor

BLS for Healthcare Provider - 4 Hour Instructor-Led Classroom Training

The AHA’s new BLS Course has been updated to include science and education from the 2015 Guidelines Update for CPR and ECC. It teaches both single-rescuer and team basic life support skills for application in both prehospital and in-facility environments, with a focus on high-quality CPR and team dynamics.

In the Instructor-led course, students participate in simulated clinical scenarios and learning stations. Students work with an AHA BLS Instructor to complete BLS skills practice and skills testing. Students also complete a written exam.

BLS training is intended for certified or noncertified, licensed or nonlicensed, healthcare professionals, including:

  • Nurses
  • Physicians
  • Nursing students
  • Medical students
  • Nursing Assistants
  • Physicians Assistants
  • Medical Assistants
  • paramedics
  • emergency medical technicians
  • respiratory, physical, and occupational therapists
  • residents or fellows
  • aides, and other allied health personnel

 

You MUST have the BLS for Healthcare Providers eLearning (part 1) completed to choose this option. 

The BLS for Healthcare Providers Parts 2 and 3 require students to meet with an American Heart Association Instructor to complete a hands-on skills practice session and a skills test. Upon successful completion of all three parts students receive a course completion card valid for two years.

This course is for healthcare providers seeking an initial or renewal BLS for Healthcare Providers Course Completion Card (Part 1, the online course is sold seperately).

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Bring your printed AHA Basic Life Support  for Healcare Providers Certificate of Completion to Atlanta CPR for admission.

 

In this eLearning BLS program, students complete the cognitive portion (Part 1) of BLS for Healthcare Providers training through a series of self-paced eLearning modules. Students answer short multiple-choice questions within case-based scenarios, and receive feedback based on their answers, to proceed through 10 critical checkpoints. This course provides access to 21 optional review sections, including 17 videos from the BLS for Healthcare Providers video, which reinforce the adult, child and infant CPR sequences taught in the course.

This course is for healthcare providers seeking an initial or renewal BLS for Healthcare Providers Course Completion Card. Part 1 can be completed in approximately 1-2 hours; time to complete a practice and testing session (Parts 2 and 3) varies.

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The American Heart Assocition's HeartCode ACLS eLearning Course is intended for healthcare providers who either direct or participate in the resuscitation of a patient, whether in or out of the hospital, including:

 

 

  • Nurses
  • physicians
  • emergency medical technicians
  • paramedics
  • staff in intensive care units and emergency or critical care departments
  • other professionals who may respond to a cardiovascular emergency

 

 

 

 

Course Overview:

 

This Web-based eLearning course provides the cognitive portion (Part 1) of the Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) course, and can be used for initial or renewal certification. Students can work at their own pace, taking more time when needed.

 

 

HeartCode® ACLS course participants who successfully complete Part 1 receive a certificate granting them entrance to a skills practice session (Part 2) and skills test (Part 3) with a certified American Heart Association instructor, which they must pass to qualify for an Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) card.

 

 

Steps to complete the ACLS Course:

 

 

  • Register for Atlanta CPR's American Heart Association HeartCode® ACLS eLearning course!

 

 

 

  • Complete the AHA HeartCode® ACLS eLearning Course at your own pace, in the privacy of your own home.

 

 

 

  • When you pass the HeartCode® ACLS eLearning examination, print your certificate and bring it to Atlanta CPR to take the American Heart Approved Skills Test

 

 

 

  • Students then practice their skills for 60 minutes (Part 2) and are tested 60 minutes (Part 3) with Atlanta CPR's certified American Heart Association ACLS instructors.

 

 

 

  • Receive your two year American Heart Association ACLS certification card at the end of part 3 (skills test).

 

 

 

Average time to complete the entire process:

 

Course length is approximately 4-8 hours on your own computer.

Class length is approximately 2 hours at Atlanta CPR.

 

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The ACLS Update is an instructor-led 8 classroom course. Class starts at 9 am and typically ends at 5 pm, but may run a little longer based on student need. 

This advanced course 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).

 
Features
  • Course uses learning stations for practice of essential skills simulated clinical scenarios that encourage Active participation
  • Hands-on class format reinforces skills proficiency
  • Classroom-based works well for learners who prefer group interaction and instructor feedback while learning skills

Course Content

  • 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 ACS and stroke
  • Effective communication as a member and leader of a resuscitation team

Having the most current AHA student manual is mandatory before, during and after class.

Studying the manual and completing the Pre-Course Assessment prior to class is mandatory to assure passing this course. 

The Pre-Course Assessment website and pass code is located in the inside cover of the book.

Submit your results to us on your class date.

Your 2-year American Heart Association ACLS Provider card will be ready for pick up by the next business day.

 

 

The American Heart Assocition's HeartCode ACLS eLearning Course is intended for healthcare providers who either direct or participate in the resuscitation of a patient, whether in or out of the hospital, including:

 

 

  • Nurses
  • physicians
  • emergency medical technicians
  • paramedics
  • staff in intensive care units and emergency or critical care departments
  • other professionals who may respond to a cardiovascular emergency

 

 

 

 

Course Overview:

 

This Web-based eLearning course provides the cognitive portion (Part 1) of the Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) course, and can be used for initial or renewal certification. Students can work at their own pace, taking more time when needed.

 

 

HeartCode® ACLS course participants who successfully complete Part 1 receive a certificate granting them entrance to a skills practice session (Part 2) and skills test (Part 3) with a certified American Heart Association instructor, which they must pass to qualify for an Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) card.

 

 

Steps to complete the ACLS Course:

 

 

  • Register for Atlanta CPR's American Heart Association HeartCode® ACLS eLearning course!

 

 

 

  • Complete the AHA HeartCode® ACLS eLearning Course at your own pace, in the privacy of your own home.

 

 

 

  • When you pass the HeartCode® ACLS eLearning examination, print your certificate and bring it to Atlanta CPR to take the American Heart Approved Skills Test

 

 

 

  • Students then practice their skills for 60 minutes (Part 2) and are tested 60 minutes (Part 3) with Atlanta CPR's certified American Heart Association ACLS instructors.

 

 

 

  • Receive your two year American Heart Association ACLS certification card at the end of part 3 (skills test).

 

 

 

Average time to complete the entire process:

 

Course length is approximately 4-8 hours on your own computer.

Class length is approximately 2 hours at Atlanta CPR.

 

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You MUST have the AHA Heartcode ACLS eLearning (part 1) completed to choose this option. 

American Heart Association ACLS Skills session

Participants who have completed part one of the AHA ACLS online e-learning program or who have completed part one of the AHA-HeartCode ACLS anywhere program. Client must provide print out of part one course completion certificate. AHA card will be issued upon completion.

 

Classroom Time:

9am - 11am (ACLS and BLS are run concurrent, so that you can renew both BLS and ACLS on the same day)

This is for part 2 &3 only. You must bring the certificate from your part 1 .

 

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Atlanta CPR- First Aid CPR AED Class Everyday  11am – 12pm

This course from the American Heart Association has been updated to reflect new science based on the 2010 AHA Guidelines for CPR and ECC.

Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED Online is a self-directed course that uses interactive lessons and videos to teach you comprehensive First Aid, CPR, and AED knowledge. This program is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs an AHA course completion card. You will learn:

  • First aid basics
  • Medical emergencies
  • Injury emergencies
  • Environmental emergencies
  • Adult CPR and AED use
  • Adult choking
  • Child CPR and AED use (optional)
  • Infant CPR (optional)
  • Child choking (optional)
  • Infant choking (optional)

CPR instruction includes high-quality compressions, airway management, breathing, and how to use a mask.

First Aid instruction includes bandaging, bleeding, wounds, choking, shock, seizure, fainting, broken bones, sprains, burns, bites, stings, poison, and temperature-related conditions, to name a few.

Once you begin the course, you’ll have access to the online lessons, videos, manuals and resources for 2 years! And you can start and stop the course at your convenience until you have finished it at your own pace.

Successful completion of the full Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED Course includes three (3) parts:

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Atlanta CPR- CPR AED Class Everyday  11am – 12pm

 This course from the American Heart Association has been updated to reflect new science based on the 2010 AHA Guidelines for CPR and ECC.

Heartsaver CPR AED eLearning is a self-directed course that uses interactive lessons and videos to teach you comprehensive CPR,  AED, and choking knowledge. This program is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs an AHA course completion card. You will learn:

  • Adult CPR and AED use
  • Adult choking
  • Child CPR and AED use (optional)
  • Infant CPR (optional)
  • Child choking (optional)
  • Infant choking (optional)

CPR instruction includes high-quality compressions, airway management, breathing, and how to use a mask.

Once you begin the course, you’ll have access to the online lessons, videos, manuals and resources for 2 years! And you can start and stop the course at your convenience until you have finished it at your own pace.

Successful completion of the full Heartsaver CPR AED Only Course includes three (3) parts:

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Please watch this short video

 

 

You MUST have the HeartSaver's eLearning (part 1) completed to choose this option. 

The HeartSaver's Parts 2 and 3 require students to meet with an American Heart Association Instructor to complete a hands-on skills practice session and a skills test. Upon successful completion of all three parts students receive a course completion card valid for two years.

This course is for laypersons seeking an initial or renewal BLS for Healthcare Providers Course Completion Card (Part 1, the online course is sold seperately).

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Bring your printed AHA HeartSaver Certificate of Completion to Atlanta CPR for admission.

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