The Cascade Training Center Provides all levels of Basic through Advanced American Heart Association resuscitation training to Capitol Medical Center employees (Physicians, Nurses, Radiology, Respiratory, Assistants, Technologists, Technicians and Allied Clinicians/Practitioners) as well as non-employee healthcare providers at our Regional Training Operation Centers located in Tacoma, WA and Portland, OR as well as multiple other hospital locations in close proximity.
These courses include Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Initial and Renewal certification courses, Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Initial and Renewal certification courses, Healthcare Provider CPR training, Introduction to ECG and Pharmacology Courses, Airway Management curriculums, and lay rescuer First Aid, CPR, AED courses. Other courses offered in the Puget Sound Region include Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC) and Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support.
All courses are available to the public as well as employees of Capital Medical Center. Other healthcare and lay rescuer courses are offered by the Cascade Training Center at other local hospitals and regional Training Operation Centers. Click on the "Course Registration" link to see a complete list of upcoming courses with information about locations, cost, and duration.
All ACLS, PALS and CPR courses are official American Heart Association courses. Upon successful course completion, an AHA certification card is issued on site immediately following the course at the course location. AHA credentials are valid for two years.