Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support

Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) is the pre-eminent resuscitation course for the recognition and intervention of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies. This advanced course builds on the foundation of basic life support (BLS) skills and takes healthcare provider training to the next level. Learners can expect practice and training in high-performance team dynamics and communication, systems of care, immediate post-cardiac arrest care, acute dysrhythmia, stroke, and acute coronary syndromes. Learn to become a practiced and strong member or lead an ACLS team with this important training program.

 

Step 1 - Self-Directed :

ACLS Part 1 is to be completed on your own. The certificate from Part 1 is required to attend Part 2.

See Part 1 HERE

Basic Life Support (BLS) certification is a pre-requisite for this course.

 

Step 2 - Skills Training (In-Person) :

Upcoming Dates**:

  • November 29, 2021
  • January 24, 2022

You may now register for these dates HERE.

Please email clinicalskills.atssl@ucalgary.ca for more information.

 

**Dates may be cancelled if registration numbers are low. You will be updated a minimum of 10 days before your scheduled start date.