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American Heart Association Courses: BLS, ACLS, and PALS courses at Fortis College Landover

Please contact Dr. Erdem, AHA Program Coordinator at:

or (301) 459-3650 ext:4187.

All classes are certified by the American Heart Association.

Dr. Erdem, M.D.

About the American Heart Association

Basic Life Support Class

$60 for full/new course, $50 for renewal.

The Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers Classroom Course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner.

Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider Class

$225 for full/new course, $175 for renewal.

ACLS Provider Course is an advanced, instructor-led classroom course that highlights the importance of team dynamics and communication, systems of care and immediate post-cardiac-arrest care. It also covers airway management and related pharmacology. In this course, skills are taught in large, group sessions and small, group learning and testing stations where case-based scenarios are presented.

Pediatric Advanced Life Support Provider Class

$225 for full/new course, $175 for renewal.

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led course that uses a series of simulated pediatric emergencies to reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation and team dynamics. The goal of the PALS Course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes.

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