Basic Life Support (BLS) Course
Basic Life Support (BLS) is the foundation for saving lives after cardiac arrest. It is designed for healthcare providers and trained first responders who provide care to patients in a wide variety of settings and teaches both single-rescuer and team basic life support skills for application in pre-hospital and in-facility settings.
BLS Instructor Course
Becoming a Heart & Stroke instructor is a profound way to leave a lifesaving legacy. Combine your expertise, knowledge and passion for educating others with the excellence of Heart & Stroke courses and materials and you will make an impact now and for years to come.
Basic Life Support Renewal Course
BLS Provider Renewal course is a fast-paced course designed for experienced healthcare providers; covering single-rescuer and multi-rescuer basic life support skills for application in both prehospital and in-facility environments, with a focus on high-quality CPR and team dynamics. The course is best suited to healthcare providers who use BLS skills regularly and therefore require limited practice to be successful.
The Medical Terminology course provides an introduction to the professional language used by those who are directly and indirectly involved with the art of healing. The course will also introduce those not currently involved in the health care environment with an introduction to the language of medicine. In addition, the program will provide participants with the basics of human anatomy and physiology.
Stop the Bleed
Stop the Bleed is an initiative of the American College of Surgeons and the Hartford Consensus that provides civilian bystanders the skills and basic tools to stop uncontrolled bleeding in an emergency situation and save lives.
This course is designed for health care professionals with a requirement to learn and/or review basic ECG interpretation in preparation for a Heart and Stroke ACLS course and/or work in a clinical environment. Content includes related anatomy and physiology, components of the cardiac cycle, arrhythmias, therapies and electrical treatment.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Course
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) is a video-based, Instructor-led, advanced course, builds on the foundation of basic life support (BLS) skills. It emphasizes the importance of continuous, high-quality CPR and takes healthcare provider training to the next level- highlighting the importance of high-performance team dynamics and communication, systems of care, recognition and intervention of cardiopulmonary arrest, immediate post-cardiac arrest, acute dysrhythmia, stroke, and acute coronary syndromes.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (Recertification)
Open to students who have a current BLS and ACLS. A valid BLS is required upon arrival at the course. Exceptions may be made for those who have expired ACLS certificates and are made on a case by case basis. Students have to obtain permission from the course instructor to attend.
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Course Ontario
The Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Provider course enables healthcare professionals to develop the knowledge and skills necessary to better recognize and treat critically ill infants and children. The course materials are scenario-based, and a team approach is used to teach emergency management of pediatric patients approaching or already in respiratory or cardiac arrest, from the early minutes through patient stabilization and/or the transport phases of a pediatric emergency, in or out of the hospital.
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (Recertification)
Open to students who have a current BLS and PALS. A valid BLS is required upon arrival at the course. Exceptions may be made for those who have expired PALS certificates and are made on a case by case basis. Students have to obtain permission from the course instructor to attend.
International Trauma Life Support (ITLS) Course
ITLS Provider includes 8 hours of classroom instruction, 8 hours of hands-on skills training, and testing for ITLS Basic or Advanced certification. Innovative skills stations let you practice the abilities appropriate for your level of certification.
Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS)
PEARS is the lifesaving solution for healthcare, and allied healthcare, professionals who may encounter pediatric emergencies or who infrequently see critically ill or injured infants and children. This new program provides the skills to deliver appropriate lifesaving interventions within the initial minutes, until the child is transferred to advanced life support.