PALS Provider (Initial)

Course Information

PALS Provider (Initial)

** Effective 3/1/2021 -  24 hour advanced notice is required to cancel or change an existing class registration. Classes cancelled, late arrivals of more than 10 minutes, classes rescheduled less then 24 hours prior to the start of the course, and no shows will be assessed a $25.00 fee.

The Pediatric Advanced Life Support course offers the advanced healthcare provider a comprehensive understanding of the critically ill pediatric patient.  This course is Instructor-led and uses a series of simulated pediatric emergencies to reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation and team dynamics. The goal of the Pediatric Advanced Life Support Course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes. 

The AHA requires a pre-course assessment test be completed and the results page must be printed and brought to class with you. This may be found at   

After successfully completion of the course, students will receive a  PALS Provider eCard certification, valid for two years.

AHA requires the current 2020 edition book for this class, the cost of which in separate from the cost of this course. Books can be purchased Monday-Friday only  8am-5pm at CCFD5 or by calling with a credit card to 564-397-2100. 

 Books are not available for purchase on Saturdays or evenings. You can also purchase an eBook from AHA eBooks Store - you must provide proof of your eBook to the instructor at the beginning of class.

Disclosure Statement:  The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in BLS, ACLS and PALS and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the American Heart Association, and any fees charged for such a course do not represent income to the Association.

Cost: $245.00

Class Length: 16 hours

PALS Provider (Initial) - Upcoming Classes

Course Date Range

Class Time

January 18, 2022 through January 19, 2022

9:00am - 5:00pm

March 9, 2022 through March 10, 2022

9:00am - 5:00pm

June 15, 2022 through June 16, 2022

9:00am - 5:00pm