#6486 Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition, and Stabilization (PEARS) Thursday December 20, 2018 from 8:00am to 4:00pm. PEARS Provider Course Prerequisites: Students must prepare adequately to enable successful completion of the PEARS Provider Course. This course does not teach BLS skills. Thus, before taking the course, students must have a current (taken within the last 12 months and current to the most recent Guidelines) Heart & Stroke BLS course completion card. Thank you.