In response to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, CoxHealth has suspended all educational opportunities at this time, including all CoxHealth Education Center classes and conferences. These activities are postponed until further notice.
The CoxHealth Training Center has trained over 250,000 in life support programming.
An American Heart Association (AHA) Training Center (TC) since 1997, you can be sure you are receiving the finest AHA program delivery at the CoxHealth Training Center as several of our instructors have been recognized statewide for training excellence. We are home to several AHA Regional Faculty which are elected at the state level as experts in their area of life support.
We offer a variety of programs from the AHA and the American Academy of Pediatrics. When you are looking to update your professional skills or want to be prepared for an emergency our programs make it easy to stay on top of the latest life saving information.
Basic Life Support (BLS) Courses
Live BLS Provider Course
This seated classroom course is for students seeking certification in basic healthcare life support skills, initial or renewal. Students will receive American Heart Association certification in several categories.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support Courses
Two-Day ACLS Provider Course
This seated classroom course is designed for healthcare providers who either direct or participate in the resuscitation of a patient, whether in or outside of the hospital setting.
ACLS Provider Update Course
This seated classroom course designed for healthcare providers who either direct or participate in resuscitation of a patient, whether in or out of the hospital.
OB for the ACLS Provider
This seated classroom course is designed for healthcare professionals whose responsibilities require proficiency in treating obstetric patients and whom may encounter obstetric emergencies in their line of work. This is not an AHA-sponsored course.
ACLS Rhythms & Treatments (ACLS Prep) Course
This seminar is an ACLS prep course and is designed to prepare health care professionals to correctly identify life threatening dysrhythmias and to discuss ACLS algorithms as they relate to patients with dysrhythmias. This is not an AHA-sponsored course.
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Courses
PALS Provider Course
This two-day seated classroom course is designed to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes. The program is designed for physicians, nurses, paramedics, and respiratory therapists.
PALS Provider Renewal Course
This seated classroom course is designed to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes. This renewal course is for those who have had PALS within the last 2 years.
Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition, and Stabilization (PEARS) Courses
This course is designed for nurses and EMS personnel who either direct or participate in resuscitation of an infant or child, whether in or out of the hospital. The purpose of PEARS is to help the basic pediatric healthcare provider develop the knowledge and skills for emergency assessment and treatment of seriously ill infants and children.
Neonatal Resuscitation Provider (NRP) Courses
AAP/AHA Neonatal Resuscitation Provider Program (NRP)
This seated classroom course is designed for health care professionals involved in any aspect of neonatal resuscitation. This includes physicians, nurses, advanced practice nurses, nurse midwives, licensed midwives, respiratory care practitioners, and other health care professionals who provide direct care during neonatal resuscitation.