The Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) course is designed for the healthcare provider interested in enhancing their skills in directing the resuscitation of an adult patient in a cardiopulmonary emergency. The course is designed to allow the student to participate in the demonstration of cardiac and respiratory cases to reinforce the following concepts: the ACLS algorithms, Basic Life Support (BLS) Primary survey, ACLS secondary survey and effective resuscitation team dynamics.
Note: The AHA ACLS manual is mandatory and available at the UCSD bookstore. UCSD Employees: If your department will pay for the course, please use the UCSD Employee Recharge Form found at extension.ucsd.edu/cpr. Regular enrollment rules still apply.
Course Number: WKSP-70004 Credit: 0 units