AHA Courses

STAR CPR offers a wide range of American Heart Association Courses. We offer Both, class and online courses available to fit your busy schedule. When it comes to teaching these courses in our class-We are the Stars! Register for E-LEARNING with us and take your course online. We provide a key code within 24 hrs. of registration to access the course. You can come to us for your follow up skills test or go to your nearest training site or center.

PREREQUISITES FOR ACLS,BLS and PALS COURSES

BLS: Provider must be able to perform high quality cpr and demonstrate competency in adult (ACLS) or pediatric (PALS) CPR and AED use

ECG Rhythm Interpretation: Provider must be able to recognize – on a monitor and paper tracing – rhythms associated with ACLS or PALS. These rhythms include but are not limited to NSR, Bradycardia, Wide and Narrow Tachycardia’s Aystole, V-fib, Pulseless V-tach and A-V Blocks ( first degree, 2nd degree type I, II and Third degree)

Pharmacology: Provider must have a basic understanding of the essential drugs used in; Pulseless arrest, Bradycardia, Tachycardia with adequate perfusion and Tachycardia with poor perfusion.

Combination of the above. Provider must be able to combine excellent BLS with ECG recognition and Pharmacology.

Prerequisites for BLS Courses: All BLS Students are required to have a current provider manual to attend class. Please study ahead of time. We will be covering a lot of information.

CLASS SETTING-OUR SITE OR YOURS

  • ACLS- ADVANCED LIFE SUPPORT
  • PALS-PEDIATRIC ADVANCED LIFE SUPPORT
  • BLS- BASIC LIFE SUPPORT
  • NRP-NEONATAL RESUSCITATION EVALUATION
  • AHA HEARTSAVER FIRST AID/CPR

AVAILABLE AHA E-LEARNING ONLINE

  • AHA BLS FOR HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS ONLINE
  • AHA HEARTSAVER© FIRST AID ONLINE
  • AHA HEARTSAVER© CPR/ AED ONLINE
  • AHA HEARTSAVER© CPR/ AED-FIRST AID COMBO ONLINE

CONTINUING EDUCATION UNITS, CARDS & COURSE COMPLETION LETTERS

Our courses follow the guidelines established by the American Heart Association (AHA). Upon the successful completion of the written exam and practical parts of this program you will receive your AHA card. Continuing education (CE’s) credit for contact hours are provided for all ACLS, PALS & NRP provider or renewal classes. The number of Contact Hours of CE credit obtained depends on the number of actual hours we, as a group, need to complete the program, i.e.; If we finish in 3 hours then you get 3 contact hours of CE credit; If we finish in 6 hours then you get 6 contact hours of credit, and so on, or as various agencies permit, according to their specific guidelines or authority.