PALS Provider

Delivered in partnership with the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, PALS Provider is intended for healthcare providers working in a hospital or non-hospital setting who wish to increase their skills in the emergency cardiovascular and respiratory care of children and infants. Techniques and skills for resuscitating and stabilizing infants and children in respiratory failure, cardiopulmonary arrest, or shock are introduced.

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Pre-Requisites: HSFC-BLS, Professional registration or student status as an MD, DDS, RN, Paramedic, RT, ND or Military QL 5

PALS Provider

Certified

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

Recommended

Peer reviewed and recommended.

Essential

Develop agile skills and a solid understanding.

Program Overview

  • Understand the 'why' behind these vital skills
  • Engage in hands-on stories that fit your context
  • Learning strategies to support rapid recognition of and effective response to cardiovascular emergencies
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) is required prior to completion of your PALS course and is an optional add-on in our Vancouver courses. We offer BLS concurrently with every PALS Provider course outside Vancouver as part of the course tuition.
  • We recommend that you come into this course with some ECG knowledge, namely the ability to interpret the most urgent, basic rhythms. If you have NO ECG knowledge, we suggest taking one of our Six Second ECG Essentials courses (1 day) to get you going.
  • We also recommend the PALS Provider Manual, and that you take advantage of the pre-course package that we send you with your confirmation email.

What you'll learn

Prioritization

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.

Understand

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

Resources

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

Customized

Stories and examples customized to fit you and your role.

Foundations

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.

Certification

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

Safety

Safe learning environment where you are free to make mistakes.

Confidence

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

Time

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!

"Thank you for the hands on practice. These situations don't happen regularly in our rural ER so practice is so helpful. I liked the online Zoom portion combined with hands on practise." - Rachel (June 2021)

PALS Provider

"It was a collaborative & supportive learning opportunity. Caring & supportive. High yield points were covered. Much appreciated." - Sarah (June 2021)

PALS Provider

"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)

SEPSA

"Great practice of HALO [high acuity low occurrence] scenarios. Great attention to COVID precautions." - Aven (May 2021)

PALS Provider

"great course. focused on the need to know. great integration of covid precautions." - Kelly (May 2021)

PALS Provider

"Flow was great / I liked Zoom portion. Practice / scenarios good learning. I have gained some great skills & feel ↑ confident." - Lauren (May 2021)

PALS Provider

"Online was great, really hope that's a permanent change." - Keeve (Apr 2021)

PALS Provider

"clear, direct approach to teaching. entertaining and educational. open conversation with real life anecdotes was v. helpful" - Eleanor (Mar 2021)

SEPSA

"Very much appreciated a scenario based in the situation I work - remote." - Sandra (Feb 2021)

PALS Provider

Great case-based scenarios + practice. Very applicable to my practice." - Amber

PALS Provider

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.

PALS 360

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

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PALS Provider

LIVE ONLINE
IN PERSON
ECG 360
Part 1
September 18, 2021
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Part 2
September 19, 2021
8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Part 1
September 21, 2021
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Part 2
September 22, 2021
8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Part 1
September 25, 2021
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Part 2
September 26, 2021
8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Part 1
September 28, 2021
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Part 2
September 29, 2021
8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Part 1
October 2, 2021
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Part 2
October 3, 2021
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Part 1
October 5, 2021
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Part 2
October 6, 2021
8:00 am - 1:00 pm

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