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AHA Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Resuscitation, & Stabilization (PEARS)

Course Objectives

The participants who complete this training program will be certified by the American Academy of Pediatrics® (AAP®) and American Heart Association® (AHA®) as a PEARS Provider. This course is designed for medical providers (EMTs, LPNs, RNs not in emergency or intensive care) to review how to assess, care for and resuscitate pediatric patients with respiratory, shock, and cardiac emergencies. With this training, you can better understand how to reduce mortality of pediatric patients. Skills and treatments of potential and actual pediatric victims of cardiopulmonary emergencies. Skills include respiratory management, defibrillation, fluid administration, and team dynamics, with emphasis on high quality CPR. American Heart Association certification card provided.

Course Length

8 hours for recognition & renewal, with DVD presentation, lecture, practical application, written exam & skills tests.

Prerequisite

Current BLS Provider Certification

Intended Audience

All healthcare providers, such as EMTs, nurses, nurse aids, technicians, and unit clerks who may respond to pediatric emergencies and resuscitation. May also be for advanced level providers on years opposite PALS certification.

Pricing

Recognition: $125
Renewal: $125

Textbook: $40

Textbook

The Textbook shown is the required version for this course. If your textbook does not look like the one below, please add either a physical book or eBook to your order when registering for the course. If your course is within five days, please purchase an eBook, as we cannot guarantee delivery of a physical book prior to your course.

The textbook for each course is required at the course. There is a written exam at the end of the course, and it is an open book test. It is necessary for you to have your own book.

To Register

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Upcoming Course Dates

No upcoming dates set. Contact APHE to express interest in this course.

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Student Testimonials

It was easy to find out about class and was offered sooner than any other.
- RN, BLS for Healthcare Provider Recognition Participant

Adam, everyone has been raving about your classes. I am looking forward to attending myself.
- QA Coordinator/Policy Coordinator, Paramedic

Instructor was excellent! Made it entertaining and fun and kept our attention. Good sense of humor and charisma. I learned a lot!
- Heartsaver CPR/AED participant

Instructor was thorough and explained things well. His humor helped with such a late class.
- Occupational Therapist, BLS for Healthcare Providers participant

Very well informed and professional manner shown by instructor, answered all questions well.
- RN, BLS for Healthcare Providers participant

Helpful comments, excellent explanations.
- RN, BLS for Healthcare Providers participant

Really made me think—great information!
- RN, PHTLS Provider participant

Both presenters were very knowledgeable of the topic material. I enjoyed meeting and learning from you both. Thank you!
- RN, PHTLS Provider participant

I enjoyed the relaxed nature of the course, yet the instructor gave realistic information for my use. Very well done.
- Chiropractor, BLS for Healthcare Providers participant

Well taught with good baseline information.
- Paramedic, PHTLS Provider participant

Very funny! Made it fun!
- Child care specialist, Heartsaver CPR/AED participant

Better than any CPR course I have ever taken—to the point!
- C.N.A., BLS for Healthcare Providers participant

Very helpful information on the new changes. Explained things in a simple manner - easy to understand.
- APNP, PALS Participant

I thought the instructors did a great job. Very knowledgeable and helpful. Gave some really good pointers and can honestly say I am glad I took the full course. Learned a lot.
- RT Student, ECG Course Participant