PALS Renewal | 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: The Learning Center-Classroom 11
The purpose of Pediatric Advanced Life Support is to provide healthcare professionals with the knowledge of prevention and recognition of cardiopulmonary arrest in infants and children. The participant will perform cognitive and psychomotor skills needed to resuscitate and stabilize infants and children in respiratory failure, shock, or cardiopulmonary arrest.
Prior to course attendance, the student should:
- Be able to perform high quality CPR according to 2010 guidelines.
- Review the 12 learning stations competency in the PALS Course Guide.
- Understand PALS algorithms and flow charts for the Core Cases in the PALS Course Guide and Provider Manual.
- Complete the self-assessment, print the results and bring scores to class.
Continuing Nursing Education PALS qualifies for nursing credit in the state of Nebraska. Each hour of theory and/or laboratory practicum will be accepted as one classroom hour of continuing education.
Respiratory Therapy One credit will be awarded for each hour of attendance. Credit will not be awarded for breaks, lunch, or dinner.
American Heart Association The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in PALS and 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, and any fees charged for such a course does not represent income to the Association.
Handicapped Accessible Our facilities are handicapped accessible. Please note when registering if any additional provisions are needed.