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- Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
The two day ACLS Provider Course provides the knowledge and skills needed to evaluate and manage the first 10 minutes of an adult ventricular fibrillation/ventricular tachycardia (VF/VT) arrest.
Who should complete this course?:
Target audience are Registered Nurses, Doctors, Paramedics and community dental Physicians’.
Providers are expected to learn to manage 10 core ACLS cases: a respiratory emergency , four types of cardiac arrest (simple VF/VT, complex VF/VT, PEA and asystole), four types of pre-arrest emergencies (bradychardia, stable tachycardia, unstable tachycardia and acute coronary syndromes) and stroke.
Recognition, intervention and prevention of periarrest conditions such as
Stroke and its complications
Advanced airway management
Defibrilation and Cardioversion
and much more !
This experience is invaluable to any field of medicine.
Prerequisites : Current certification of Basic Life Support (BLS) is requried for entry.
If needed the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Barbados will arrange for certification or re-certification in BLS, upon registration for an Advanced Cardiac Life Support Course
All courses include a reference manual, and American Heart Association (AHA) certification card.
Advance your skills with ACLS:
to Register for this course.