This combo course is intended for participants who have previously completed a PALS and ACLS class prior to attending a combo course.
New Combo Course Change!!!!!!!!!!!!!
All Combo Courses will now consist of PALS, ACLS and BLS. You will be assigned 3 keycodes upon registering for this course.
If you do not need your BLS certification please click no below before you click "continue your registration.
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Provider Course is designed for healthcare providers to manage respiratory and/or cardiovascular emergencies in pediatric patients.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Provider Course is designed for healthcare providers to manage cardiopulmonary arrest and other cardiac emergencies in adult patients.
Basic Life Support (BLS) HeartCode BLS course concentrates on basic life support for infant, child, and adult using a self-directed online portion coupled with a hands on session and skills testing.
COMBO Courses (PALS, ACLS, and BLS) given at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center are sponsored by the American Heart Association. CCHMC uses a hybrid learning model. The first part of the program is a self-directed eLearning, online scenarios and written test. The second part takes place in person at the Center for Simulation and Research for active participation. This part of the program focuses on small group teaching, high fidelity simulation, skills, team work, debriefing, and testing specific to AHA fundamentals.
The COMBO Course is located at the Center for Simulation and Research on the Oak Campus.
Registration is open to physicians, nurses, respiratory therapist, paramedics, and other healthcare providers whose occupation directs or participates in the management of medical emergencies.
We offer PALS and ACLS using a hybrid learning model. The majority of the learning is a self-directed online module. The skills portion will build on core concepts based on the AHA fundamentals, followed by skills testing at the Center for Simulation and Research on the Oak Campus.
The online module instructions, PALS and ACLS algorithm pocket cards, and access keys will be included in this email automatically. All pre-course work is done online through the American Heart Association website and can be accessed by logging in from any computer.
Projected Combo dates. Please continue to check the site for these dates to be opened.
June 5, 2018
July 17, 2018August 16, 2018
September 18, 2018
October 18, 2018
November 29, 2018December 4, 2018
January 31, 2019
February 26, 2019
March 19, 2019
April 4, 2019
April 30, 2019
May 21, 2019
June 27, 2019
Participants are required to bring documentation of completing the online modules to participate in the skills testing portion and to receive the PALS, ACLS and CPR certification provider cards if taking the Combo Course.
Note: There is no longer a distinction between the initial PALS or ACLS certification and the renewal course.
CLICK "NO" BELOW IF YOU DO NOT WANT BLS