Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Renewal Program
Frequently Asked Questions...
Where Will This Program Be Held?
Red Deer Regional Hospital – 3942 50a Ave, Red Deer, AB T4N 4E7 – Room L503/504
Do I Need To Have A Valid BLS Certificate To Attend This ACLS Renewal Program?
BLS is included with this course. You DO NOT need to have a valid BLS Certificate to attend this ACLS Renewal Program.
Do I Need To Have A Valid ACLS Certificate To Attend The ACLS Renewal Program?
This is an ACLS Renewal Program, you should have a valid or recently expired ACLS Certificate (We have a six-month grace period policy). We will accept ACLS certificates from the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada and the American Heart Association.
Will I Receive A Textbook For This ACLS for Renewal Program?
You will not be mailed a Textbook. Shortly after you register, you will receive an email with the pre-course material. You can print this material if you would prefer a hard-copy.
Do I Need To Purchase A Textbook For This ACLS Renewal Program?
No, you do not need to purchase a textbook for this program.
Do I Need To Complete A Pretest For This ACLS Renewal Program?
No, you do not need to complete a pretest before this ACLS program.
What Certificates Will I Earn At The End Of The ACLS Program?
Canadian Heart Association – BLS Provider Certificate (Valid For 1-Year)
Canadian Heart Association – ACLS Provider Certificate (Valid For 2-Years)
Will I Earn Continuing Education Credits For Attending This Program?
The short answer is yes. Each individual regulatory body will have different rules that they will apply to ACLS Certification. Please contact your regulatory body for more details.