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Current ACLS Classes--guaranteed lowest prices!  Others promise but we deliver.

Northern California locations (click on city name to go to registation page for that location)

Sacramento                San Francisco            San Jose

                  Vacaville                     Walnut Creek

Southern California location 

Colton/Loma Linda    

Oregon Locations

Private classes at your location also available anywhere.  Please call for details.  We will bring the class right to your Surgery Center, hospital, school, office, or home.  800-773-8895

ALL of our ACLS courses will result in you receiving an American Heart Association ACLS provider card upon successful completion of all course requirements Below you will find a description of each type of ACLS class we offer and who is eligible to take each course. Once you know which course you wish to sign up for, click on the link at the top or bottom of this page for the city that is closest to your location. This will take you to a registration page where you may find a convenient course date and register and pay for the type of ACLS class that you need.  

ACLS Provider-This is the full 2 day Provider course and is open to all students: new, expired, and renewals.  If you do not work in an area where you frequently participate in code situations this is the course for you even if your card is not expired yet.  This course covers the why as well as, the what to do when your patient has arrested or is showing signs of imminently arresting.  This course also, includes a review of how to identify the ECGs for the common arrhythmias covered in ACLS.  If you need to learn to identify these ECGs we have two courses available to help you:  ECG For Everyone, a video based course and a course called ACLS Prep:  How to Read Adult ECG that you can take online prior to attending this course.   Please see our Homestudy CE page to purchase these courses.    You must have a current AHA ACLS Provider manual at this class.  Class begins at 8:30 a.m. at all locations. 

ACLS Update/Renewal-This course is open to all students with a current ACLS card.  This class consists of a review of the new ACLS Guidelines and limited practice for the ACLS Skills.  You are expected to be able to identify the ECG for the common arrhythmias such as heart blocks and different atrial tachycardias.  If you need to learn to identify these ECGs we have two courses available to help you:  ECG For Everyone, a video based course and a course called ACLS Prep:  How to Read Adult ECG that you can take online prior to attending this course.   Please see our Homestudy CE page to purchase these courses.   You must have a current AHA ACLS Provider manual at this class.   Class begins at 8:30 a.m. at all locations. 

ACLS Online with Skills Check- This is the American Heart Association ACLS Heartcode-This is the AHA course that is done online and then followed by a mandatory Skill Check.  You will receive access to an eBook version of the AHA ACLS Provider manual and the Part 1 of the ACLS Heartcode which is 10 ACLS scenarios done on your computer.    After successful completion of the online portion you MUST attend a Skill Check session which will be scheduled when you purchase your course on our website.  All Skill Checks begin at 12:30 p.m. on the date you select.  You are expected to come to the Skill Check prepared to demonstrate BLS skills as well as function as a team leader in at least two ACLS megacodes.  You must be able to identify the ECGs for the common arrhythmias including heart blocks.  If you need to learn to identify these ECGs we have a course Prep:  How to Read Adult ECG that you can take online prior to attending this course.  If you are not able to demonstrate these skills without remediation or coaching you will not receive your AHA ACLS card.  You will need to reschedule for another Skill Check and pay a $50 rescheduling fee. 

What card & CE Certification will I receive?

Current ACLS Classes

Northern California locations (click on city name to go to registation page for that location)

Sacramento        San Francisco        San Jose

                    Vacaville             Walnut Creek

Southern California locations 

Colton/Loma Linda    

2017 CLASS LOCATIONS
 

Feb 21-22 Vacaville

Feb 27-28 Colton / Loma Linda

Mar 1-2 San Francisco

Mar 7-8 Sacramento

Mar 13 Colton / Loma Linda

Mar 23-24 Walnut Creek

Mar 27-28 Colton / Loma Linda

Apr 5-6 San Francisco

Apr 10 Colton / Loma Linda

Apr 11-12 Vacaville

Apr 24-25 Colton / Loma Linda

Apr 26-27 San Jose

May 3-4 San Francisco

May 9-10 Sacramento

May 15 Colton / Loma Linda

May 18-19 Walnut Creek

May 22-23 Colton / Loma Linda

Jun 7-8 San Francisco

Jun 9 Colton / Loma Linda

Jun 12 Colton / Loma Linda

Jun 16 Vacaville

Jun 20-21 Vacaville

Jun 26-27 Colton / Loma Linda

Jul 5-6 San Francisco

Jul 10 Colton / Loma Linda

Jul 11-12 Sacramento

Jul 20-21 Walnut Creek

Jul 24-25 Colton / Loma Linda

Jul 26-27 San Jose

Aug 2-3 San Francisco

Aug 14 Colton / Loma Linda

Aug 22-23 Vacaville

Aug 28-29 Colton / Loma Linda

Sep 6-7 San Francisco

Sep 11 Colton / Loma Linda

Sep 12-13 Sacramento

Sep 21-22 Walnut Creek

Sep 25-26 Colton / Loma Linda

Oct 4-5 San Francisco

Oct 9 Colton / Loma Linda

Oct 17-18 Vacaville

Oct 25-26 San Jose

Oct 30-31 Colton / Loma Linda

Nov 1-2 San Francisco

Nov 7-8 Sacramento

Nov 9-10 Walnut Creek

Nov 13 Colton / Loma Linda

Nov 27-28 Colton / Loma Linda

Dec 4 Colton / Loma Linda

Dec 6-7 San Francisco

Dec 18-19 Colton / Loma Linda

Dec 19-20 Vacaville

 




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*The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge & proficiency in BLS, ACLS, & PALS & has developed instructional materials for this purpose.  Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the American Heart Association.  Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course material, do not represent income to the Association.