Below are a listing of valuable resources for your training at The Heart Center
All the science, algorithms, and studies that form the basis for CPR and AED programs. This is a very interesting and useful study aid.
We follow this fairly closely. However, depending on lunch, breaks, and the classes preperation and experience class time can be shortened.
During class we will review Adult CPR and AED skills and you will be tested.
No tricks! Here is exactly what we are looking for during your code scenarios.
Though this pretest is now out of date it is still a great study aid and practice test. It is fairly difficult so don't get discouraged. ...and remember ignore the questions on Atropine and PEA
The 2010 ILCOR contains all the studies, opinions, and science that forms the basis for the 2010 ACLS Provider Manual. It is a very interesting and useful study aid.
The PALS self assesment provides a very comprehensive test of your current PALS knowledge. This is the 2006 version but it should still provide you with a very useful study aid.
The 2010 ILCOR Pediatric Advanced Life Support Guidelines are an excellent resource while preparing for your PALS class. The 2010 ILCOR is the basis for the 2010 PALS Manual.