Idaho Medical Academy

Class Schedule

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This course is designed for healthcare providers that need ACLS for their clinical duties.  This advanced course highlights the importance of high-performance team dynamics and communication, systems of care, recognition of intervention of cardiopulmonary arrest, immediate post-cardiac arrest, acute dysrhythmia, stroke, and acute coronary syndromes (ACS).  To enter the course, students must complete a pre-course self-assessment.  You will need the code from the inside of your student manual.  Copy and paste the link below for the pre-course assessment:

https://ahainstructornetwork.americanheart.org/AHAECC/ecc.jsp?pid=ahaecc.studentlanding 

Intended for physicians, nurses, paramedics, respirtory therapistst, pharmacists and others as required by their employer. 

Time:  Approximately 14 hours (split into 2, 7 hour days)

Certification Period:  2 years

Testing: Skills check-off and open resource written test required.

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AHA (American Heart Association)  BLS (basic life support) course is for both pre-hospital and in-facility health care environments. The BLS Course trains participants to promptly recognize several life-threatening emergencies, give high-quality chest compressions, deliver appropriate ventilations and provide early use of an AED.  Both single and team high-quality CPR will be taught.

Intended for healthcare providers or professional rescuers.

Time:  Approximately 4 hours

Certification Period:  2 years

Testing:  Skills Check-off and open resource written test required.

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Intended for individuals who are not healthcare providers or professional rescuers but desire to learn the skills of CPR/AED. Students have the choice to "add-on" a course completion card if desired or required to have one for employment. Required student manual is included in the class fee. 

Knowing high quality CPR saves lives and this survival depends on someone nearby who knows how to perform it well. CPR/AED (Automatic External Defibrillator) is a great choice for both the community and workplace setting. This course will help you master CPR and AED skills and give you the confidence needed to respond to and assist an adult, child, or infant who is in cardiac arrest or is choking.

Intended for: teachers, parents, response teams in business and industry, group leaders, students, and more!

Time:  Approximately 2 1/2 hours

Certification Period:  2 years (if course completion card is added on)

Testing:  Skills Check-off required (if course completion card is added on)

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This course is designed to meet the regulatory requirements for child care workers in Idaho.  It teaches child care providers and others to respond to illnesses and injuries in a child or infant in the first few minutes until professional help arrives.  Includes CPR and AED use for Children and Infants.

Intended for child care workers, teachers, foster care workers, camp counselors, youth organizations, coaches for children’s sports organization, others responsible for children including parents, grandparents, babysitters, and guardians. 

Fee includes required student manual

Time:  Approximately 5 hours 

Certification Period:  2 years

Testing:  Skills Check-off required.  

Intended for individuals who are not healthcare providers or professional rescuers but desire to learn the skills of CPR/AED.  Students will receive a course completion card after successful completion of class.  Required student manual is included in the class fee. 

Knowing high quality CPR saves lives and this survival depends on someone nearby who knows how to perform it well. CPR/AED (Automatic External Defibrillator) is a great choice for both the community and workplace setting. This course will help you master CPR and AED skills and give you the confidence needed to respond to and assist an adult who is in cardiac arrest or is choking.

Intended for: teachers, parents, response teams in business and industry, group leaders, students, and more!

Time:  Approximately 2 

Certification Period:  2 years 

Testing:  Skills Check-off required 

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