100% classroom training means students are with an AHA Instructor for their entire learning experience.
AHA’s ACLS Course has been updated to reflect new science in the 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines Update for CPR and Emergency Cardiovascular Care. This course builds on the foundation of lifesaving BLS skills, emphasizing the importance of continuous, high-quality CPR.
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).
Classroom-based (instructor and video, with skills conducted throughout)
Initial Provider Course requires approximately 16 hours to complete, including skills practice and skills testing.
Update Course requires approximately 9 hours, including skills practice and skills testing.
*course time based on 1 instructor: 6 student: 2 manikins
AHA ACLS Provider Course Completion Card, valid for two years