Saturday, March 16, 2019 - Sunday, March 17, 2019

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) - Lac La Biche Campus

Location Lac La Biche Campus
Time 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

To determine the best course for our health programming or if you have questions, contact Cindy Soroka at 780-623-6690.

Pediatric Advanced Life Support is an advanced course that focuses on a systematic approach to pediatric assessment. This includes basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation and team dynamics to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children.

PALS Provider Course Prerequisites (students must provide proof of completion on the first day of the course):

Participants who take the full PALS Course, must have a current Heart and Stroke Foundation BLS course completion card, complete the mandatory Precourse Self-Assessment and be proficient in the following:

  • Perform high-quality BLS
  • Identify the following rhythms and rhythm disturbances: normal sinus rhythm, sinus bradycardia, sinus tachycardia, supraventricular tachycardia, ventricular tachycardia, asystole and ventricular fibrillation
  • Demonstrate a basic understanding of the frontline drugs used in the management of: cardiac arrest, bradycardia, and tachycardia

Dates | March 16–17, 2019

Time | 8:00 am – 5:00 pm each day (one hour lunch break)

Cost | $300 + manual + GST

*Renewal course is available during the second day of the above mentioned 2 day course (one day renewal course). Renewal course participants should have a current Heart and Stroke Foundation PALS provider course completion card. When a provider is unable to present a course completion card, at the discretion of the instructor, a provider who frequently uses the skills and knowledge of PALS in their workplace or related volunteer activities may be admitted. If that provider does not successfully complete the recertification course, without remediation, they will be required to attend a full certification course.

Renewal course is $225 + manual + GST.


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