Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) provides critical training to Canadian healthcare professionals, for the next level of adult emergency cardiovascular care. The Heart and Stroke Foundation ACLS Course has been updated to reflect new science in the 2015 Guidelines Update for CPR and Emergency Cardiovascular Care (2015 Guidelines for CPR and ECC). This course builds on the foundation of lifesaving basic life support (BLS) skills, emphasizing the importance of continuous, high-quality CPR. This advanced course highlights the importance of high-performance team dynamics and communication, systems of care, recognition and intervention of cardiopulmonary arrest, immediate post-cardiac arrest, acute dysrhythmia, stroke, and acute coronary syndromes.
The Silver ACLS Instructor Kit includes:
- Instructor Manual
- Provider Manual, and the
- ACLS DVD Set
These items are needed for Heart and Stroke Foundation ACLS Instructors to teach the ACLS Course.
Note: ACLS Instructors are required to have a copy of the ECC Handbook (RE0120E (F) or RE0120ED (FD) when teaching the Heart and Stroke Foundation ACLS course. This package is designed for individuals who already have purchased this additional piece separately.