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AHA ACLS (Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support)

Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)

Stayin’ Alive offers ACLS courses in and around San Antonio.  We have regularly-scheduled courses at our office, and can also travel to offer a course at your location.

Certification Title Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)
Credentialing Body American Heart Association
Certification Validity Two (2) years
Intended Audience EMTs, Paramedics, Nurses, Physicians, Respiratory Therapists
Book Requirement Yes. If you don't have one and need to purchase it, you may do so here
Prerequisite(s) Must be currently BLS CPR certified
Course Length Renewal: 6-8 hours, Initial: 16 hours (split over two days)
Evaluation Skills test and 50-question multiple choice exam
Location 1603 Babcock Rd., Suite 105, San Antonio, TX 78229 (directions)
Cost Renewal: $120, Initial: $170

Online Class Option

This ACLS course is available as a blended learning (eLearning) course.  You watch the videos and take the written test at home and then meet with an American Heart Association instructor to do a Skills Check.  Your certification will be exactly the same as if you took the traditional in-person course.  More details.

Register Now for In-Person Course

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Renewal Courses

Initial Courses

Don’t see an ACLS course that fits your needs?

Contact us to schedule something that does work for you; we’re flexible. You can also check out online class options to do most of the course online!

Need a Last-Minute ACLS Certification?

Did you forget to renew your ACLS certification and it’s about to expire?  Don’t sweat it; we’re here to help.  The best option is to complete an online course and then see us for a Skills Check.

Want to host a group course?

We are available to travel to your location if you have a group!  We would be happy to teach an ACLS training course in or around San Antonio at your doctor’s office, hospital, fire station, or wherever you like.  Our experienced American Heart Association instructors follow the most current AHA guidelines and will provide you and your staff a professional training experience.