Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) is a course that 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 PALS Course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes.
The PALS Course is for healthcare providers who respond to emergencies in infants and children. These include personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care and critical care units such as physicians, nurses, paramedics and others who need a PALS course completion card for job or other requirements.
The course features classroom-based works well for learners who prefer group interaction and instructor feedback while learning skills, is co-branded with the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), uses learning stations for practice of essential skills simulated clinical scenarios that encourage active participation, hands-on class format reinforces skills proficiency.
TRG also offers HeartCode PALS; the AHA’s PALS blended learning delivery method. Blended learning is a combination of eLearning, in which a student completes part of the course in a self-directed manner, followed by a hands-on session. The online portion of this comprehensive eLearning program uses eSimulation technology to allow students to assess and treat patients in virtual healthcare settings.