This instructor-led, classroom-based, team approach to the PALS course is an essential resource for medical care providers in Pediatric emergencies already in or drawing near to a respiratory or cardiac arrest.
PALS is intended for:
- Training Physicians
- Nurse Practitioners
- Physician Assistants
- Providers required to initiate and direct advanced life support in pediatric emergencies
The PALS course covers:
The instructor-led classroom and video based PALS course uses a series of simulated pediatric emergencies to reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation, and team dynamics. The goal of the PALS course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children. The manual includes information on:
- Pediatric Emergencies
- Concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment
- PALS treatment algorithms
- Effective Resuscitation
- Team Dynamics
Prerequisites – Must have a valid PALS card. In order to prove the prerequisites, you must show up to the class with the original AHA PALS card that is not expired. Breathe CPR will also honor PALS cards that have not expired more than 30 days. If your card is not valid at the start of the class, you will be asked to pay the remaining price difference so you may take the initial course.