ACLS & BLS at Providence Health Care

Learn to quickly recognize and respond to cardiovascular emergencies with agility.

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Pre-Requisites: NONE

ACLS & BLS at Providence Health Care


A team of accredited trainers with the Heart and Stroke Foundation.


Peer reviewed and recommended.


Develop agile skills and a solid understanding.

Program Overview

SkillStat is proud to be partnering with Providence Health Care to provide ACLS Provider and Renewal Courses combined with BLS to Providence Health staff at St. Paul’s and Mount Saint Joseph Hospitals in the following units:

St. Paul’s: ICU, CSICU, CICU, PACU, CATH LAB (5CD), ER, ccHAU, Respiratory Therapy and Radiology.
Mount Saint Joseph: ICU, ER, PACU and Respiratory Therapy.

Once you have approval from your Patient Care Manager (PCM) to do the course, please choose a course below and register. If you are in an area other than the ones listed here, please discuss the possibility of attending with your Patient Care Manager.

BLS is included in each of these courses.

TUITION will be paid for by Providence Health Care. Please note that your registration is subject to SkillStat’s cancellation policies should you cancel or transfer courses.

In Oct 2020, the latest updates of the Emergency Cardiovascular Care Guidelines were released. Our ACLS | BLS courses support current practice with the new ACLS and BLS guidelines, including the latest updates with Covid-19.

MANUALS and pre-reading can be obtained from your educators. If you wish to purchase a manual from SkillStat, you may do so when you register. The manual(s) will be express shipped to your home address. SkillStat also provides a series of links to free ACLS preparation resources through the Heart and Stroke Foundation (videos and a precourse quiz), ILCOR (International Liaison Council on Resuscitation) and SkillStat Learning. You will receive these links in an email confirmation after you register.

We look forward to our continued ACLS | BLS partnership with you and Providence Health Care.

What you'll learn


Learn which actions make the most difference during a cardiovascular emergency.

Experiential Learning

Most of the course is engaged in hands-on experiential learning to help build your agility.


Explanations of the rationales and research behind the skills you are learning.


Learn to use and manage the resources you have with agility.


Stories and examples customized to fit you and your role.


Simple, flexible learning models that you can build on.

What you'll receive

Pre-Course Package

A list of freely available links and resources come with your confirmation email.


You will earn your Heart and Stroke Foundation ACLS Provider certificate (good for 2 years).


Safe learning environment where you are free to make mistakes.


Our goal is to build your confidence when faced with a cardiovascular emergency.


Your time is valuable and we want to make the most of it.

SkillStat Guarantee

You are welcome to repeat the same course for FREE within a YEAR of your original course completion date!

"Having Part 1 online is a great idea so this way ACLS doesn't seem long. Having a 4-5 hr in person class is long enough." - Jessica (Aug 2021)

ACLS Provider

"Very practical and hands on course. Knowledgeable instructors. I liked the online Zoom session in Part 1" - Karl (Aug 2021)

ACLS Renewal

"First time taking BLS and ACLS but it was an amazing learning experience. I find that doing the split of online and hands on is a good mix." - Paramvir (Aug 2021)

ACLS Provider

"I liked the Zoom portion of the course. Good ACLS instructor, experienced, good knowledge." - Todd (Aug 2021)

ACLS Renewal

"This was an excellent course even for an experienced ER nurse. I enjoyed the online portion & ability to do the course quizzes prior to coming to class." - Jocelyn

ACLS Renewal

"Really enjoyed this format for this renewal course. Enjoyed being able to share screens on Zoom to review algorithm." - Tina (July 2021)

ACLS Renewal

"Great course Friendly instructors Good hands on Highly recommended!" - Mike (July 2021)

ACLS Renewal

"The course itself via Zoom and in person was excellent. Resources provided very good. Well organised and well thought out." - Larissa (July 2021)

ACLS Renewal

"Stimulating topics as well mostly because it was so practical. Walking through real scenarios helps in decision making in real life. Revisiting the pharmacodynamics of the medications we use is very helpful because it translates to real life usage." - Jason (June 2021)


"Online was a nice touch, makes a long day feel shorter. Great instructors. Challenging scenarios that made you think." - Andrew (June 2021)

ACLS Renewal

Available learning options

Live Online

Interactive and dynamic sessions via Zoom. Learn better from the comfort of your own home.

In Class

Practice the hands-on skills you need with a team committed to your success.

ACLS 360

Learn and practice whenever and wherever via our interactive web app - desktop and mobile.