Pediatric Advanced Life Support - Provider

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) is an instructor-led course that uses a series of videos and 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.


Must be able to read and interpret EKG rhythm strips and have a working knowledge of medications commonly used in resuscitation. 

Target Audience

All levels of healthcare providers.

Pre-course work and course requirements

Students are required to:

  • Have a current AHA PALS student manual with them in class
  • Complete pre-course assignments that include a self-assessment of rhythm interpretation and pharmacology and viewing pre-course content online.