The ACLS Provider Renewal course is intended for highly-proficient ACLS providers who regularly direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies, and who will regularly use ACLS skills within their scope of practice.
This is a fast-paced course that gives students the opportunity to demonstrate understanding of the core ACLS program (high-quality CPR, high-performance team dynamics and communication, systems of care, recognition and intervention of cardiopulmonary arrest, acute dysrhythmia, stroke, and acute coronary syndromes) through written and skills assessment in a concentrated program.
Expected Learner Competencies
The ACLS Provider Renewal course leverages an ACLS provider’s existing clinical skills, knowledge and proficiency. The following competencies are expected of students entering an ACLS Provider Renewal course:
Recognition of common cardiac ECG rhythms
Effective airway management and use of adjuncts
Knowledge of cardiac pharmacology
Practical management of complex cases
High-performance team skills
Current Heart & Stroke BLS Provider certification - AND -
Current Heart & Stroke ACLS Provider certification - AND -
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support Provider Manual
Print = RE5110E
eBook = RE5110ED
2015 Handbook of Emergency Cardiovascular Care for Healthcare Providers
Print = RE0120E
eBook = RE0120ED
Course Completion Card
Valid for: 2 years
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Eligible for two (2) credits per hour under Section 2 of the MOC Program as “Traineeships”.
College of Family Physicians of Canada Eligible for two Mainpro+ Certified credits per hour.
Other Colleges / Regulatory Bodies Heart & Stroke courses are recognized across Canada. We are committed to continuous assessment and accreditation. Check with your college or professional affiliation to see if this course is eligible for credits.