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Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support


The Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support Course is designed for healthcare providers who either direct or participate in the resuscitation of a patient in either the pre-hospital or hospital setting. In this course, participants will enhance their skills in the treatment of cardiovascular emergencies through active participation in a series of simulated cardiopulmonary cases designed to reinforce important concepts.

Prerequisites for all ACLS Classes:

  1. Participants must have a working knowledge in rhythm interpretation and cardiovascular pharmacology.
  2. Participants must have a current BLS provider card (if class taken outside WFBMC, fax a copy of the card to 336-716-5927 with note stating which class you registered for).
  3. Participants should have a current ACLS Provider Manual. 
  4. It is required that participants complete the pretest at (code: acls15).

Click Below to Register for ACLS Classes Offered: 

NOTE: There is a different registration form for each type of class offered, make sure you are registering for the class you need!

ACLS Provider Class (for those who have not had ACLS within the last five years)

ACLS Update (for those who have had ACLS within the last five years)

BLS/ACLS Combined Update (for those who have had ACLS withing the last five years)

HeartCode ACLS  (part 1 online, part 2 at Life Support Education Department for a skills evaluation)

ACLS Instructor


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Quick Reference

Life Support Education
Kathy Nelson

Phone 336-716-2005
Fax 336-716-5927

Contact Kathy

Mikell White
Education Systems Specialist

Phone 336-716-2800
Fax 336-716-5927

Contact Mikell


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