This course is offered in in-person group format and online/blended format. All our instructors hold current and valid ACLS instructor credentials from the American Heart Association. (Some customers require that our instructors additionally hold paramedic licensure, we can meet this requirement.) For required job training, take this course.
See our ACLS skills form here.
Your Pacific Medical Training certification card is issued upon successful completion of the online course. Hard-copy card will be shipped if requested.
If your employer requires you to complete an in person skills test, please use the Pacific Medical Training skills test form that is available for you to print in your student workroom.
A certified authorized instructor such as a paramedic can complete your skills test. Please provide them with the Pacific Medical Training skills test form. The instructor will complete the form after you successfully complete the in person skills test. Please note that the instructor does NOT issue you a new card. Your Pacific Medical Training card was immediately issued to you once you completed the Pacific Medical Training online course. Hard-copy card will be shipped if requested. Email your completed skills test form with your instructor’s credential information to firstname.lastname@example.org . If you are unable to locate an instructor, please contact us and we will see who is available in your area.
This skills check documentation process is significantly more stringent than American Heart Association, Red Cross and all our other competitors.
Our course front matter includes the syllabus, complete accreditation statements and statements from all instructors and contributors.
This course is accredited for up to 8 hours of continuing medical education hours by AMA — American Medical Association, ANCC — American Nurses Credentialing Center, ADA CERP — American Dental Association, ACPE — Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education. See full accreditation statements from these organizations in the course front matter above. See our accreditation letters and sample certificates on our accreditations page.
This course is accredited by CAPCE when purchased through our EMS website.
This course is written based on scientific evidence. This Pacific Medical Training ACLS course is current with respect to the latest 2020 American Heart Association® Guidelines for CPR and ECC. This science is compatible with Canadian Heart & Stroke Foundation (HSF), European Resuscitation Council (ERC) and the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (ILCOR).
Additional information is available for organizations that are reviewing our course, just ask us.
Sample of our course completion card (click to enlarge):
Note: we also provide AHA-branded course completion cards for instructor-led courses upon request.
Students will also have a copy of their skills form (see information on the left).
Please verify the authenticity of our cards by emailing us with the name and expiration date of the student.