Course Catalog

CPR/Basic Life Support Renewal

The BLS Health Care Provider Course is designed to teach the skills of CPR for victims of all ages (including ventilation with a barrier device, a bag-mask device, and oxygen); use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); and relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (FBAO). It is intended for participants who provide health care to patients in a wide variety of settings, including in-hospital and out-of-hospital. For certified or noncertified, licensed or nonlicensed health care professionals. Participants must present a valid (not expired) BLS card to the instructor before class.

Current Course Offerings

CPR/Basic Life Support Skills Check

For those individuals who have completed the American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers eLearning course Part 1 and require skills practice and testing for certification.

Current Course Offerings

Community CPR/Basic Life Support

The friends and family CPR program contains information on how to perform the basic skills of CPR in adults, children, and infants and how to help an adult, child, or infant who is choking.

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Identifying and Dealing with Anxious and Agitated People 2015

The purpose of this activity is to provide knowledge and skills to enable participants to respond to escalating behaviors in the workplace.

January 30, 2015

April 10, 2015

July 31, 2015

November 13, 2015

Nonviolent Crisis Intervention: A CPI Specialized Offering – Initial Training

This program focuses on the safe management of disruptive and assaultive behavior.

FEBRUARY 13, 2015

MAY 15, 2015

AgeWISE Geriatric Education Seminar (AGES): Best Practices in Geropalliative Care

This program is designed to provide an interprofessional forum for staff to engage in learning and implementing best practices in geropalliative care; to improve patient outcomes through sustaining and spreading AgeWISE principles; and to provide ongoing support to AgeWISE RNs and AgeWISE sustainability.

January 27, 2015

May 5, 2015

Check back for the upcoming programs:

September 15, 2015

November 3, 2015

 

An Interactive Approach to the Fundamental Insights of Grief

The purpose of this program is to explore the dynamics of grief related to patient care and health professionals.

Two classes offered:

June 10, 2015: 1pm-2pm

June 11, 2015: 8am-9am

An Accelerated Review Symposium for the ANCC Generalist Gerontological Nursing Certification Exam

This two-day symposium will focus on selected geriatric health issues and provide registered nurses with classroom instruction and advanced practice Gerontological nursing expertise to prepare them to study for and take the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) generalist Gerontological Nurse Certification exam.

Strategies to enhance test-taking skills will be emphasized. Course Booklet is included.

August 26 and August 27, 2015.

Neonatal Resuscitation Renewal

This course educates health care personnel working with the newly born on the risks, strategies and skills necessary to handle cardiopulmonary emergencies and arrest.

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NRP Megacode Testing

For those individuals who have completed the NRP course and written examination online through Healthstream, and require skills testing for certification.

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