Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)

Important Announcement

Released 01/06/21

The UNMC Center for Continuing Education has resumed limited in-person classes. Following UNMC guidelines, all students, instructors, and staff will be asked to:

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ACLS is a nationally recognized program designed by the American Heart Association (AHA) for healthcare providers who are involved in the resuscitation of a patient, whether in or out of the hospital.  Through this course, providers will enhance their skills in the management and treatment of an adult victim of cardiac arrest and any other cardiopulmonary emergencies.

After completing this course, you will have learned:

 The material will be covered in small group lectures, demonstrations, evaluation of case-based scenarios, and practice.