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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

 

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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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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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 Healthcare Providers Certificate of Completion to Atlanta CPR for admission.

 

The ACLS - Advanced Cardiac Life Support Course 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 ACLS 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 you at the end of class.

 

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

The HeartSaver Certification 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.

Red Cross Adult CPR AED Blended Learning and Skills Session

Class Description:

The Adult CPR/AED course incorporates the latest science and teaches students how to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies to help victims of any age - adults (about 12 years and older) and pediatric (infants and children up to 12 years of age).

Students who successfully complete this course will receive a Red Cross Certificate for Adult CPR/AED valid for two years.

Core Skills:

  • Breathing and cardiac emergencies (CPR, AED, choking)

Course Length:

Blended Learning Course length depends on completion of the modules.

Most learners complete the online portion in approximately 1 hours 05 minutes. 

Skills Session one (1) hour

Total time: 2 hours 05 minutes.  

 

More Value and Greater Convenience:

  • Meets OSHA standards and science guidelines
  • 2-year certification with free online skills refreshers
  • Free digital or affordable print course materials

Certification

Red Cross courses offer Digital Certification, an online version of a Red Cross Certificate Card, which provides anytime, anywhere access to student training history and course certificates. Digital certificates can be viewed, printed or shared online and can be accessed anytime through your Red Cross Account. Each certificate includes a unique ID and a QR code which meets employment requirements and allows employers to easily confirm your certificate is valid. There is no need to carry your printed certificate around anymore!

  

The online portion must be taken on a PC or tablet with a high-speed Internet connection (see below for the complete set of PC/tablet requirements for this online course).

PC/Tablet Requirements for Online Course: 

Processor

Dual‐core processor speed greater than or equal to 2.3GHz

Memory

4 GB

Operating Systems

Desktop: Microsoft Windows 7/8/10, OS X Snow Leopard 10.6+
Tablet: iPad iOS 7+ (Safari), Android 4.0.3+ (Google Chrome)
This course is not supported on smartphone devices.

Browsers

Chrome 49+, Firefox 47+, Safari 9+

Cookies, JavaScript, images and HTML5 audio/video must be supported

Screen Resolution

1024x768

Color Depth

High Color, 32 Bit

Bandwidth

2.0 mbps dedicated or faster; broadband Internet access recommended

Audio

Soundcard and either speakers or headpohones for multimedia audio 

 

Red Cross Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED eLearning and Skills Session

Class Description:

The Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED course incorporates the latest science and teaches students to recognize and care for a variety of first aid emergencies such as burns, cuts, scrapes, sudden illnesses, head, neck, back injuries, heat and cold emergencies and how to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies to help victims of any age - adults (about 12 years and older) and pediatric (infants and children up to 12 years of age).

Students who successfully complete this course will receive a Red Cross Certificate for Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED valid for two years.

Core Skills:

  • Breathing and cardiac emergencies (CPR, AED, choking)
  • Injuries (broken bones, burns, cuts, stings)
  • Sudden illnesses (heat/cold emergencies, allergic reactions)

*Optional training on asthma inhalers, epinephrine auto-injectors and tourniquets also available

Course Length:

Blended Learning Course length depends on completion of the modules.

Most learners complete the online portion in approximately 2 hours 30 minutes. 

Skills Session one (1) hour

Total time: 3 hours 30 minutes

More Value and Greater Convenience:

  • Meets OSHA standards and science guidelines
  • 2-year certification with free online skills refreshers
  • Free digital or affordable print course materials

Certification

Red Cross courses offer Digital Certification, an online version of a Red Cross Certificate Card, which provides anytime, anywhere access to student training history and course certificates. Digital certificates can be viewed, printed or shared online and can be accessed anytime through your Red Cross Account. Each certificate includes a unique ID and a QR code which meets employment requirements and allows employers to easily confirm your certificate is valid. There is no need to carry your printed certificate around anymore!

 

The online portion must be taken on a PC or tablet with a high-speed Internet connection (see below for the complete set of PC/tablet requirements for this online course).

PC/Tablet Requirements for Online Course: 

Processor

Dual‐core processor speed greater than or equal to 2.3GHz

Memory

4 GB

Operating Systems

Desktop: Microsoft Windows 7/8/10, OS X Snow Leopard 10.6+
Tablet: iPad iOS 7+ (Safari), Android 4.0.3+ (Google Chrome)
This course is not supported on smartphone devices.

Browsers

Chrome 49+, Firefox 47+, Safari 9+

Cookies, JavaScript, images and HTML5 audio/video must be supported

Screen Resolution

1024x768

Color Depth

High Color, 32 Bit

Bandwidth

2.0 mbps dedicated or faster; broadband Internet access recommended

Audio

Soundcard and either speakers or headpohones for multimedia audio 

 

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