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Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Heartcode - Hands-on only

DateBox EventDetailTime EventDetailLocation
Feb 11, 2021
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Altru 1300 Columbia
Grand Forks, ND

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PALS Heartcode (Hands-on only)

This class is the hands-on session required to complete PALS HeartCode course. PALS HeartCode is the AHA’s blended learning delivery method for the PALS Course. Blended learning is a combination of eLearning in which a you complete part of the course in a self-directed manner, followed by a hands-on session.

How do I complete PALS HeartCode?

  1. Purchase and complete the online module.

    You are responsible to purchase and complete the PALS module (from the American Heart Association) prior to attending the class. Use the following link to access the HeartCode PALS: ( The American Heart Association’s HeartCode PALS is the only accepted eLearning module for anyone desiring to register for the PALS HeartCode (Hands-on only) Session. Do not complete PALS eLearning modules from entities other than American Heart Association. Registrants arriving without proof of completion of the PALS module from providers other than the American Heart Association will not be able to attend the PALS HeartCode (Hands-on only) session.

  2. Register for PALS HeartCode (Hands-on only) -- $60

    Class registrants will receive a confirmation for the Hands-on only session enrollment. Your confirmation email will include instructions for required material in order to attend a Hands-on session. Please contact Clinical Education if you have not received your confirmation email 1 week prior to the session.

  3. Arrive for your Hands-on only Session with proof of completion of your HeartCode module.

Class sizes are limited. Class fees must accompany registration. Participants canceling less than two weeks before class dates will be ineligible for a refund.
We reserve the right to cancel a course due to lack of enrollment, inclement weather and other circumstances as needed. In such cases, registrants will be notified and a full refund will be given. If you need special facilities or assistance relating to a disability, contact us at least two weeks prior to the course.

Fees & Payment

$60  (Hands-on only)


The Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) course is designed for healthcare providers who initiate and direct basic through advanced life support of the pediatric patient. During the course, you will actively participate in a series of simulated core cases. These simulations are designed to reinforce important concepts, including:

  • Identification and treatment of problems that place the child at risk for cardiac arrest
  • Application of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment
  • Use of the "evaluate-identify-intervene" sequence
  • Use of PALS algorithms and flowcharts
  • Demonstration of effective resuscitation team dynamics

To help you achieve the course objectives the course includes:

  • Basic life support (BLS) competency testing
  • Skills stations
  • Core case discussions and simulations
  • Core case testing stations
  • A written exam


The required textbook is the American Heart Association's Pediatric Advanced Life Support Provider Manual (2015 edition). It should be read in its entirety before the first class session.


Clinical Education at 701.780.5179 or send an email

Schedule & Location


Date Time Location
1. Thu, February 11 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM Altru 1300 Columbia

Location Details

  • Altru 1300 Columbia
    (formerly Altru Rehabilitation Center)
    1300 S. Columbia Rd.
    Grand Forks, ND 58201
    Main: 701.780.5000