- Official Course Name:
- PALS (Initial Course)
- Safety Organization:
- American Heart Association
- Class Dates/Times:
Friday Oct 02, 2015 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Oct 03, 2015 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Training Location:
- Cascade Training Center - Portland, OR
5331 S Macadam Avenue Suite 307 (Upstairs)
Portland, OR 97239
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Cascade Training Center provides official American Heart Association PALS Courses.
Cascade Training Center does not offer refunds once your registration is complete. If you have an emergency that makes you unable to attend the course, you must contact the Training Center before 48 hours of the start time of your course. The Training Center Staff will move you to the next available course or issue a course credit.
Course credits can only be applied to the same type of course, may not be used by another person and must be used within 90 days of the missed course. Once a credit is applied, the student must attend that course – a credited course will not be refunded or credited a second time.
The PALS Provider Course is designed to teach providers the knowledge and skills necessary to evaluate and manage pediatric cardiovascular emergencies. Students are expected to participate in lecture, learning stations, review stations and skills testing scenarios. The PALS curriculum includes:
- Respiratory Emergencies
- - Recognize and perform early management of respiratory arrest
- Shock Emergencies
- - Recognize and perform early management of shock
- Pre-Arrest Emergencies
- - Bradycardia
- - Stable Tachycardia
- - Unstable Tachycardia
- Cardiac Arrest
- - VF/VT
- - PEA
- - Asystole
Upon successful course completion, you will be issued an official AHA PALS provider eCard.
The American Heart Association requires each student to have access to their own current AHA PALS Provider Textbook prior to, during and after the PALS course. If you do not have access to a textbook, you can purchase one during your registration. If you would like your textbook shipped to you before the course, please select the shipping option at the time of checkout. Your textbook will be shipped within 3 business days to the address supplied during course registration.
The PALS Pre-course Self-Assessment helps evaluate the knowledge necessary to be successful in the PALS Provider Course and determines the need for additional review and practice.
PALS Pre-course Self-Assessment can be found here:
Scroll down to select: PALS Precourse Self-Assessment
Video tutorial on locating the PALS Precourse Self-Assessment