ACLS Recertification

ACLS builds on the foundation of lifesaving basic life support (BLS) skills, emphasizing the importance of continuous, high quality CPR.  This advanced course highlights the importance of high performance TEAM dynamics and communication; systems of care; and recognition of and intervention in cardiopulmonary arrest, immediate post-cardiac arrest, acute dysrhythmia, stroke, and acute coronary syndromes (ACS).  This course DOES NOT teach you how to read rhythms.  Students must have a basic understanding of rhythms and pharmacology.  Students will be required to pass a rhythm strip and a written exam.

ShopCPR website:  Click on the ACLS option.  You can choose either the print version or the eBook version of the student manual. 

Use the following steps to access the Student Resources which is the mandatory precourse self-assessment:

1. Visit

2. Scroll to find the course - ACLS PRECOURSE - SELF ASSESSMENT

3. Once you find your course, select Launch Course to begin

Note: If you haven't already logged in, the system will ask you to do so. If you haven't visited the site before, you'll be prompted to set up an account.

How to Get Ready

The ACLS Course is designed to teach you the lifesaving skills required to be both a team member and a Team Leader in either an in-hospital or out-of-hospital setting. Because the ACLS Course covers extensive material in a short time, you will need to prepare for the course beforehand.

Precourse Requirements

You should prepare for class by doing the following:

  1. Review and understand the information in your ACLS Provider Manual.
  2. Review, understand, and pass the mandatory precourse self-assessment
  3. Review, understand, and complete the mandatory precourse work (video lessons). You must pass the precourse self-assessment before gaining access to the video lessons. Once you have passed the ACLS Precourse Self-Assessment and completed the video lessons, print your certificate, and bring it with you to class.

What to Bring

Bring your ACLS Provider Manual to class. You will be able to use it during the course.  

Cancelation, Refund Policy - Cancelations received more than 48 hours before the day of the class will receive a full refund less $15 service fee.   Cancelations received within 48 hours before the day of the class will not be eligible for a refund. 



Filter by location:

Date & Time Location Space Register
There are no classes scheduled for this course at this time.
Please check back again soon.