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ACLS New Provider and Recertification Course

This class is designed for an individual who has never taken an American Heart Association (AHA) Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) course or has a current American Heart Association (AHA) Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) card and needs to renewal their card.

Pre-Course Assignment

There is required pre-work for the ACLS New Provider course. You must complete the online mandatory Pre-Course/Pre-Assessment questions with a grade of 80% or above.

To access the website please go to in your web browser then enter the code, "acls15". Print your results with grade and bring to class along with current BLS Healthcare Provider card. These 2 items are required for entry into the course.

Student Manuals

ACLS Provider student manuals (ISBN 978-1-61669-400-5) are available through one of the AHA distributors. WorldPoint ECC Inc (1-888-322-8350) or

Course Completion

The course concludes with a written exam and skills evaluations. The new 2015 AHA guidelines allow students to refer to materials during the written exam.

The individual will receive their AHA ACLS Provider card upon completion of the course. The ACLS Provider card is valid for 2 years. The recommended renewal date month/year is listed on the card.

The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in BLS, ACLS and PALS and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the American Heart Association and any fees charged for such a course do not represent income to the Association.

Class Details

Please arrive to class on time as once the course begins students are not allowed in the class and must register for another course.

Please dress in layers due to temperature variation in the classroom.

Course Dates & Locations

Course Fee

$50.00 (Riverside employee) or $100.00 (Non-Riverside employee)
To pay by check, mail your check to the address below or bring your check with you to class. Checks should be made out to "Riverside Medical Center."

Riverside Medical Center
c/o Al Ponton
400 Kennedy Drive
Bradley, IL 60915