Registration Dates – Please click on desired date below and follow the registration steps:
*All dates are 8am-4:30pm each day

2017 Dates
February 22 & 23 (Springfield)
March 6 & 7 (Springfield)
March 30 & 31 (Branson)
April 19 & 20 (Springfield)
May 10 & 11 (Springfield)
May 23 & 24 (Branson)
June 6 & 7 (Springfield)
July 10 & 11 (Springfield)
August 7 & 8 (Springfield – ER GNRs ONLY Please)
August 17 & 18 (Springfield)
August 23 & 24 (Branson)
August 29 & 30 (Springfield – ER GNRs ONLY Please)
September 18 & 19 (Springfield)
October 11 & 12 (Branson – Interns ONLY Please)
October 18 & 19 (Springfield)
November 3 & 4 (MSU PA Program Students ONLY Please)
November 16 & 17 (Springfield)
December 18 & 19 (Springfield)
Did you know the CoxHealth Education Center offers an ACLS Prep Course? Click HERE to view and register. This class is especially helpful for first time ACLS students.

Course Information:

Description and Target Audience: This two-day American Heart Association (AHA) course is designed healthcare providers who either direct or participate in the resuscitation of a patient, whether in or outside of the hospital setting. The AHA developed the ACLS course for currently active healthcare providers (eg, medical, nursing, emergency medical, or allied health personnel) whose daily occupation or volunteer activities demand proficiency in the knowledge and skills of ACLS.

Faculty
Carol Bland, RN, BSN
ACLS Training Center Faculty & Enterprise Educator
CoxHealth Education Center

Cathy Sherrer, RN, BSN, MSN, NP-C
ACLS Training Center Faculty & Enterprise Educator
CoxHealth Education Center

Alisa Hill, NREMT-P
ACLS Regional Faculty, ACLS Training Center Faculty & Enterprise Educator
CoxHealth Education Center

We reserve the right to substitute faculty.

Testing:
 Successful completion of:

A 50-question written exam with a minimum passing score of 84%

One-on-one skills demonstration testing

Course Length:
 16 hours, over two days

Certification Length:
 2 years

Fee:

General Public $275.00
Student $225.00

Includes:
 Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider Manual and AHA completion eCard.

Educational Credit:
CoxHealth Education Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

12.0 Contact Hours

CoxHealth – Prehospital Services is an approved provider of continuing education by the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Bureau of EMS. This activity has been approved for 12.0 contact hours. The Training Center number is 07710C.

Per the Department of Insurance, Financial Institutions and Professional Registration, Division 2255-Missouri Board for Respiratory Care, 20 CSR 2255-4.010 Continuing Education Requirements, Section 6-C, “Six (6) hours will be awarded for the successful completion of a course (excluding preparatory courses) related to Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Neonatal Advanced Life Support (NALS/Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) or Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS). Programs identified within this subsection will not require pre-approval by AARC, its state affiliates or the board for acceptance as hours towards fulfilling the continuing education requirement. However, not more than a total of twelve (12) hours will be awarded for any combination of the above mentioned programs during a two (2)-year period.” Contact hours are 12.0 for this activity.

 

Accreditation approval only refers to this educational activity and does not imply endorsement of any commercial products by CoxHealth or any proprietary entity producing health care goods or services.

Requirements of successful completion must be met in order order to receive a statement of credit and an AHA completion eCard. Requirements of successful completion include: sign-in at the registration desk, attendance at the entire course, and successful completion of skills testing and a written exam with a score of 84% or greater.

 

The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in BLS, ACLS, and PALS and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the American Heart Association. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials; do not represent income to the Association.