Pediatric Advanced Life Support


The AHA’s PALS Course is for healthcare providers who respond to emergencies in infants and children. PALS is aimed at improving the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes.

The AHA PALS course is updated with the 2020 CPR & ECC Guidelines . The updated course now requires a precourse self-assessment that must be passed before attending the course and certification must be presented at the beginning of class. This course is also offered in a blended format.


*Students must have current BLS Certification Card and PALS Pre-assessment

*Students must have a PALS Provider Manual (2020 Guidelines).


  • High-quality Child CPR AED and Infant CPR
  • Recognition of patients who do and do not require immediate intervention
  • Recognition of cardiopulmonary arrest early and application CPR within 10 seconds
  • Apply team dynamics
  • Differentiation between respiratory distress and failure
  • Early interventions for respiratory distress and failure
  • Differentiation between compensated and decompensated (hypotensive) shock
  • Early interventions for the treatment of shock
  • Differentiation between unstable and stable patients with arrhythmias
  • Clinical characteristics of instability in patients with arrhythmias
  • Post–cardiac arrest management

Contact for scheduling

PALS Provider Course

Contact Anberitha Matthews for scheduling.


PALS Provider Manual

PALS Provider Manual Manuals can be mailed out prior to class or picked up at class


PALS Skills Only

Contact Anberitha Matthews for scheduling. Must have online certification to complete.