Class Schedule

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This course is designed primarily for healthcare professionals in emergency departments, intensive care units, critical care departments, surgical areas, or pre-hospital environments, such as physicians, nurses, paramedics, respiratory therapists, and other professionals who may respond to a cardiovascular emergency. The ACLS Provider course provides the knowledge and skills needed to evaluate and manage the first 10 minutes of an adult ventricular fibrillation/ventricular tachycardia (VF/VT) arrest, symptomatic bradycardia, tachyarrhythmia, acute coronary syndrome, and acute ischemic stroke.

Please call for discount code if renewing (661) 858-4869

Please note this class is taught with the understanding the student is proficient in the interpretation of EKG strips and the correct associated treatment. Interpretation is not taught during this course; it is taught during the EKG course. The pretest has to be passed with a minimum of 70% prior to class.

This class is for those who are re certifying for ACLS. Must email or text image of your current ACLS certification card for renewal discount code. 

All courses are scheduled as required by AHA’s regulations. This course is scheduled for 6.5 hours . Class run times vary based upon competence level and number of students. The course typically runs 3-4 hours.

 

Please note this class is taught with the understanding the student is proficient in the interpretation of EKG strips and the correct associated treatment. Interpretation is not taught during this course; it is taught during the EKG course. The pretest has to be passed with a minimum of 70% prior to class.

The goal of the PALS course is to aid the pediatric healthcare provider in developing the knowledge and skills necessary to efficiently and effectively manage critically ill infants and children, resulting in improved outcomes. Skills taught include recognition and treatment of infants and children at risk for cardiopulmonary arrest; the systematic approach to pediatric assessment; effective respiratory management; defibrillation and synchronized cardioversion; intraosseous access and fluid bolus administration; and effective resuscitation team dynamics. 

For pediatricians, emergency physicians, family physicians, physician assistants, nurses, nurse practitioners, paramedics, respiratory therapists, and other healthcare providers who initiate and direct advanced life support in pediatric emergencies.

All courses are scheduled as required by AHA’s regulations. This course is scheduled for 14 hours over 2 days. Class run times vary based upon competence level and number of students. The course typically runs 8-10 hours. The second day is available for testing if extra time is desired for studying prior to testing.

This course is designed for current PALS providers.

 

The goal of the PALS course is to aid the pediatric healthcare provider in developing the knowledge and skills necessary to efficiently and effectively manage critically ill infants and children, resulting in improved outcomes. Skills taught include recognition and treatment of infants and children at risk for cardiopulmonary arrest; the systematic approach to pediatric assessment; effective respiratory management; defibrillation and synchronized cardioversion; intraosseous access and fluid bolus administration; and effective resuscitation team dynamics. 

For pediatricians, emergency physicians, family physicians, physician assistants, nurses, nurse practitioners, paramedics, respiratory therapists, and other healthcare providers who initiate and direct advanced life support in pediatric emergencies.

All courses are scheduled as required by AHA’s regulations. This course is scheduled for 6.5 hours . Class run times vary based upon competence level and number of students. The course typically runs 3-4 hours.

Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers. 

The Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers class provides information on adult, pediatric and infant CPR, including two-rescuer scenarios and use of the bag-valve mask. The class also covers automated external defibrillation for adults and children, foreign-body airway obstruction (conscious and unconscious), special resuscitation situations, and other cardiopulmonary emergencies. 

This class is required for anyone working in a hospital or healthcare setting.  Students not in a healthcare setting are also welcome to take this CPR class. 

A 2015 guidelines book is required for class. You may choose a hardcopy or digital copy. You may bring your own book if you have one, must be 2015 AHA Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers.

Within the confirmation email is a link to a study guide, location and parking information for your reference prior to class. You may feel free to print and bring it with you.

This course is designed for those who wish to complete both the BLS for Healthcare Provider and the First Aid courses.

HeartSaver CPR, First Aid, AED course for non-healthcare professionals. 

Heartsaver courses are intended for individuals who have a duty to respond to a cardiac emergency because of job responsibilities or regulatory requirements. This would include teachers, childcare workers, fitness trainers, corporate workers, restaurant employees, lifeguards, coaches, parents, babysitters, and anyone who wants to learn how to do CPR and give First Aid.

The Heartsaver CPR AED course covers adult, child, and infant CPR and use of the AED (Automated External Defibrillator). Included in the course is relief of choking.

Heartsaver First Aid provides first responders with training in basic first aid procedures—including the first aid skills recommended by OSHA. The course covers first aid basics, medical emergencies, injury emergencies, and environmental emergencies.

The Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED course combines all of the information provided in both the CPR AED and First Aid classes into one class.

All courses are scheduled as required by AHA’s regulations. This course is scheduled for 6 hours . Class run times vary based upon competence level, number of students and modules taught. The course typically runs 3 hours for First Aid with Adult only CPR/AED and 4 hours for First Aid with Adult/Child/Infant CPR/AED (required for teaching credential).

This course is for non healthcare professionals who need CPR and AED training. 2010 AHA guideline student workbook is required for the course. You may use a hard copy or ebook (when available). You may bring a previously purchased book if it is the current version. 

All courses are scheduled as required by AHA’s regulations. This course is scheduled for 3 hours . Class run times vary based upon competence level, number of students and modules taught. The course typically runs 45 minutes for Adult only CPR/AED and 1.4 hours for Adult/Child/Infant CPR/AED.

The Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED course is designed to meet the regulatory requirements for child care workers in all 50 United States. It teaches child care providers and others to respond to and manage illnesses and injuries in a child or infant in the first few minutes until professional help arrives. It covers the four steps of first aid and first aid skills such as finding the problem, stopping bleeding, bandaging and using an Epinephrine pen, as well as child CPR AED, infant CPR and optional modules in adult CPR AED, child mask, infant mask and Asthma Care Training for Child Care Providers.

All courses are scheduled as required by AHA’s regulations. This course is scheduled for 7-9 hours . Class run times vary based upon competence level, number of students and modules taught. The course typically runs 3.5 hours for First Aid with pediatric only CPR/AED and 4 hours for First Aid with Adult/Child/Infant CPR/AED.

This course is designed to develop ECG recognition skills and drug treatment knowledge. It is an ideal solution for healthcare providers who are preparing to take ACLS, but can also be used by anyone needing to learn ECG recognition skills and/or pharmacology. This comprehensive course covers basic electrophysiology, normal ECG measurements, basic arrhythmias, and basic ACLS drug usage and routes of administration during cardiovascular emergencies. This course is designed for a variety of healthcare providers, including physicians, nurses, paramedics, residents, respiratory therapists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, clinical pharmacists and ECG technicians. An American Heart Association course completion certificate in ECG & will be awarded at the end of the class. Any study materials required for this course will be provided in the classroom.

Take the classroom portion of the BLS class online. Then call/email to schedule in person evaluation. 

All courses are scheduled as required by AHA’s regulations. This course is scheduled for 1 hour and 30 minutes. Class run times vary based upon competence level, number of students and modules taught.

Not recommended for first time students.

This option allows you to take the majority of the class work to be done at your pace. Once completed please contact us to complete the skills verification at our office.

All courses are scheduled as required by AHA’s regulations. This course is scheduled for 2 hours. Class run times vary based upon competence level, number of students and modules taught. The evaluation typically runs less than 20 minutes.

This Web-based eLearning course provides the cognitive portion (Part 1) of the Heartsaver CPR AED course.

All courses are scheduled as required by AHA’s regulations. This course is scheduled for 30 minutes. Class run times vary based upon competence level, number of students and modules taught. The evaluation typically runs less than 10 minutes.

Complete the online learning portion in the comfort of your home and on your schedule. Contact Kern CPR once you have completed the course, come into the office to have your skills evaluated. 

You can take the Pediatric First Aid/CPR course online in the comfort of your home on your schedule! This course is designed to meet the regulatory requirements for child care workers in all 50 United States. It teaches the student how to respond to and manage illnesses and injuries in a child or infant in the first few minutes until professional help arrives.

The course includes instruction on stopping bleeding, bandaging and using an Epinephrine pen, how to do CPR, use an AED and the Asthma Care Training for Child Care Providers.

Infant, child and adult CPR will be covered during this course. 

This course is designed to be completed at your pace. It is primarily for healthcare professionals in emergency departments, intensive care units, critical care departments, surgical areas, or pre-hospital environments, such as physicians, nurses, paramedics, respiratory therapists, and other professionals who may respond to a cardiovascular emergency. The ACLS Provider course provides the knowledge and skills needed to evaluate and manage the first 10 minutes of an adult ventricular fibrillation/ventricular tachycardia (VF/VT) arrest, symptomatic bradycardia, tachyarrhythmia, acute coronary syndrome, and acute ischemic stroke.

This course is designed to meet the same in classroom requirements at your convenience and pace.

The goal of the PALS course is to aid the pediatric healthcare provider in developing the knowledge and skills necessary to efficiently and effectively manage critically ill infants and children, resulting in improved outcomes. Skills taught include recognition and treatment of infants and children at risk for cardiopulmonary arrest; the systematic approach to pediatric assessment; effective respiratory management; defibrillation and synchronized cardioversion; intraosseous access and fluid bolus administration; and effective resuscitation team dynamics. 

For pediatricians, emergency physicians, family physicians, physician assistants, nurses, nurse practitioners, paramedics, respiratory therapists, and other healthcare providers who initiate and direct advanced life support in pediatric emergencies.

This is Part 3 of the HeartCode ACLS online course for those that purchased the course not through Kern CPR. If you purchased your online code through Kern CPR, your evaluation is part of your course fee. You must bring a completed HeartCode ACLS certificate with you to the skills evaluation.

If you have purchased your PALS online course from outside of Kern CPR and need a skills check off this is the correct course. If you paid for the online portion from Kern CPR please do not register for this course, it is included in the price. You are required to bring your proof of completion of the American Heart Association online PALS course.

If you have purchased an authorized AHA BLS online course elsewhere and would like to have Kern CPR sign off on your skill evaluation, this is the option for you! The skills evaluation includes the card fee. 

This is for students who have purchased the online course from another vendor besides Kern CPR. If you purchased the online course from Kern CPR, the evaluation is part of your course fee. Student must bring certificate of completion with them to class.

Skills evaluation NOT purchased through Kern CPR. Certificate MUST be provided by student. 

Skills evaluation NOT purchased through Kern CPR. Certificate MUST be provided by student. 

To replace a card for a class taken through Kern CPR.