Course DescriptionThis is an ACLS 1-day refresher course. This course is for state of Hawaii licensed EMS providers. Non-state licensed and non-EMS providers will be admitted at the discretion of the course director/instructor
Non-state licensed and/or non-EMS providers may be admitted at the discretion of the course instructor/coordinator (these outside providers may reach the course instructor/coordinator using contact information provided within the course details).
- Recognize and initiate early management of periarrest conditions that may result in cardiac arrest or complicate resuscitation outcome
- Demonstrate proficiency in providing BLS care, including prioritizing chest compressions and integrating automated external defibrillator (AED) use
- Recognize and manage respiratory arrest
- Recognize and manage cardiac arrest until termination of resuscitation or transfer of care, including immediate post-cardiac arrest care
- Recognize and initiate early management of acute coronary syndromes, including appropriate disposition
- Recognize and initiate early management of stroke, including appropriate disposition
- Demonstrate effective communication as a member or leader of a resuscitation team and recognize the impact of team dynamics on overall team performance
PLEASE NOTE THAT IF YOU ARE WAITLISTED FOR A CLASS, YOU WILL BE CONTACTED VIA EMAIL IF THERE IS AN OPENING. YOU WILL HAVE 48 HOURS FROM THE TIME OF THE EMAIL SENT TO ENROLL VIA THE LINK PROVIDED IN THE EMAIL. PLEASE ENSURE THE EMAIL ADDRESS ON YOUR ACCOUNT IS ONE THAT IS CHECKED REGULARLY/DAILY.
If you are a student with a documented disability and have not voluntarily disclosed the nature of your disability so that we may coordinate the accommodations you need, you are invited to contact the Disability Support Services Office (DSSO) in `Ilima 107, ph.734-9552 , or email firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance. For students whose primary disability is Deaf or hard of hearing, contact the KCC Deaf Center in Manono 111C, ph. 734-9210 (V) or 447-1379 (videophone).
Please note: you will need to contact Kapi‘olani CC's DSSO or Deaf Center to request accommodations in a Kapi‘olani CC course even if you've already registered or receiving services at another UH campuses disability support program.
PLEASE READ: All courses are first come first served, with preference given to State of Hawaii EMS licensed providers. Non-state licensed and non-EMS providers may be waitlisted in public course code and section # and will be admitted at the discretion of the course director/instructor. Often classes fill up quickly; therefore, it is highly recommended you sign up for this class as soon as possible. Those on the “first come-first served” wait list who gain access will be notified by the college prior to the start of class so long as adequate time allows. Confirmation will occur 1 week prior to course date.”
Non-State of Hawaii EMS Licensed Providers (out of state license, RN, MD, etc.) fee: $145.00 If you are non-State of Hawaii EMS Licensed Provider and are interested in enrolling for this class, please contact Mario Fuentes at email@example.com
Prior to class, complete the online self-assessment or pre-test. The log on information is located on the inside of the new textbook.
“Withdrawal policy: A 100% refund will be issued if you cancel your registration ten business days or more before the start of class. A 50% refund will be issued if you cancel your registration five to nine business days before the start of class. No refunds will be given with less than five business days notice. Call the Office of Continuing Education Registration office at 734-9211 for refund/withdrawal information.
An exception may be made to this policy in the event that you are scheduled to work four days or less before the start of class. You are responsible to notify Mario Fuentes at firstname.lastname@example.org. Repeated absenteeism may result in exclusion from future CME at KapCC.”
- State of Hawaii EMS licensure
- The AHA requires you are current in ACLS. You may be required to provide a copy of your current ACLS card upon request.
- You must have access to the most current ACLS Provider textbook and bring that book to class.
- You are required to complete the online self-assessment or pretest. The log on information is located on the inside the new textbook prior to class.