American Heart Association PALS Renewal Update

San Francisco, Redwood City, San Jose, Dublin, Brentwood, Concord, Berkeley, Novato, Sacramento

Course Description
The American Heart Association Pediatric Advanced LIfe Support Course has been updated to reflect new science in the 2015 AHA Guidelines Update for CPR and ECC. This classroom, Instructor-led course uses a series of videos and 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, resulting in improved outcomes. 

Topics Covered

  • Classroom-based courses work well for learners who prefer group interaction and instructor feedback while learning
  • Course includes realistic, clinical scenarios that encourage active participation – delivered through actual pediatric patient videos and lifelike simulations
  • Course is comprehensive and includes our systematic approach to assess and treat pediatric patients in emergency situations
  • Course uses a hands-on class format to reinforce skills proficiency
  • Co-branded with the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
  • High-quality Child CPR AED and Infant CPR
  • Recognition of patients who do and do not require immediate intervention
  • Recognition of cardiopulmonary arrest early and application of CPR within 10 seconds
  • Apply team dynamics
  • Differentiation between respiratory distress and failure
  • Early interventions for respiratory distress and failure
  • Differentiation between compensated and decompensated (hypotensive) shock
  • Early interventions for the treatment of shock
  • Differentiation between unstable and stable patients with arrhythmias
  • Clinical characteristics of instability in patients with arrhythmias
  • Post–cardiac arrest management

About Us - Safety Training Seminars

  • STS is an official American Heart Association Training Center (License 20784-CA)
  • Lowest prices in the San Francisco Bay Area Guaranteed
  • Students are issued their certification cards on the day of class
  • Over 30 PALS courses offered per month
  • Classes offered at your site. Ask about our Group Discounts
  • Safety Training Seminars was founded in 1989. Local 50% Women Owned Company

About our Classrooms

  • Large classrooms with comfortable chairs & tables
  • Free tea, coffee, granola bars, water
  • Phone/ipad charging station in all classrooms
  • Free Parking (except Berkeley, but BART is close)
  • Friendly, professional, experienced instructors
  • Free rescheduling if you miss your class

Bay Area Course Locations

  • San Francisco
  • Redwood City
  • San Jose
  • Dublin
  • Concord
  • Berkeley
  • Novato
  • Brentwood
  • Sacramento

Registration

Click below to view PALS prices, class times, and locations. The American Heart Association offers two options to receive the PALS certification card: PALS Renewal or PALS Initial. The Renewal is if your card has not expired or you are confident in your skills. The Initial course is for those who are taking PALS for the first-aid or who want a thorough refresher.