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ACLS Certification with CPR Buddy

American Heart Association: Advanced Cardiac Life Support 

AHA Certification Card Issued Same Day

  • In-person classroom courses: Interactive instructor-led sessions offering comprehensive ACLS training with real-time feedback.

  • Online HeartCode® ACLS Provider with in-person Skills Session: Combine the flexibility of online theory with practical, in-person skills assessment for a comprehensive ACS certification experience for healthcare professionals.

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  1. Online Learning: Complete the online portion at your own pace. 4 hours.

  2. Skills Practice: Attend a scheduled session for in-person hands-on practice. 2 hours.

  3. Same-Day Certification:Pass the skills test to receive your American Heart Association ACLS Provider certification.

Total $268 

Two Payments

$168|HeartCode® ACLS Online

$100 | CPR Buddy

ACLS | Advanced Cardiac Life Support Course Description


Who Should Take This Course:


  • Healthcare Professionals: Ideal for doctors, nurses, paramedics, and other healthcare providers who may need to respond to cardiovascular emergencies.

  • Medical Students and Residents: Enhance your clinical skills and prepare for real-life medical situations.

  • Emergency Responders: Firefighters, police officers, and other first responders who require advanced life support training.

  • Hospital and Clinic Staff: Staff working in intensive care units, emergency departments, and critical care settings.

  • Anyone Seeking ACLS Certification: Individuals looking to obtain or renew their AHA ACLS certification for professional or personal development.


Course Highlights:

  • Comprehensive Training: Gain in-depth knowledge of advanced cardiac life support techniques through interactive, hands-on practice and real-world scenarios.

  • Expert Instructors: Learn from experienced healthcare professionals certified by the American Heart Association.

  • Cutting-Edge Technology: Utilize the latest medical equipment and simulation technology for a realistic learning experience.

  • Accredited Certification: Earn an AHA ACLS certification upon successful completion of the course, recognized nationwide.

  • Flexible Learning Options: Choose from classroom-based, or online blended learning courses to suit your schedule.


What You'll Learn:


  • Recognizing and Managing Cardiac Arrest: Learn to identify and respond to different types of cardiac emergencies, including heart attacks and strokes.

  • Airway Management: Master advanced airway techniques, including intubation and the use of airway adjuncts.

  • Drug Therapy: Understand the pharmacology related to resuscitation, including the administration of key medications.

  • Effective Team Dynamics: Develop communication and leadership skills essential for high-performance team dynamics during resuscitation efforts.

  • Post-Cardiac Arrest Care: Gain knowledge in managing patients after the return of spontaneous circulation (ROSC) to improve outcomes.


AHA Books & E-Courses: Shop Official AHA Resources

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Provider Manual

ACLS Renewal Class Requirements

To be eligible for the ACLS Renewal Course, please ensure you meet the following requirements:


  • Mandatory Precourse Self-Assessment: Complete the free mandatory precourse self-assessment and achieve the required score.

  • Prior American Heart Association ACLS certification required: Expired certifications welcome.

American Heart Association ACLS Course Options

acls recertification book

ACLS Renewal Advanced  Cardiac life Support Certification
In-Person Classroom


Refresh your lifesaving skills with our ACLS renewal course, tailored for healthcare professionals. This course covers advanced cardiac life support techniques, airway management, drug therapy, and effective team dynamics through hands-on practice and real-world scenarios. Expired certifications are welcome, and you'll earn a renewed AHA ACLS certification upon successful completion.


acls certification online

Online ACLS Certification
® ACLS Course
with In-Person Skills Session
Initial | Renewal


  1. Online Learning: Complete the online portion at your own pace. 4 hours. 

  2. Skills Practice: Attend a scheduled session for in-person hands-on practice. 2 hours 

  3. Same-Day Certification: Pass the skills test to receive your American Heart Association ACLS Provider ecard.​​

​Total $268

Two Payments

$168 HeartCode Online

$100 CPR Buddy


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Group Booking Options: Mobile Training at Your Site or Appointments at Our St Petersburg Office

On-the-Go Learning: Mobile CPR Buddy offers On-the-Go Learning with a mobile classroom option, requiring a minimum of 10 students. This flexible option allows training to be brought to your Tampa Bay location for convenience and accessibility.

St Petersburg Office Option: For groups of 3 or more students, CPR Buddy provides training at their St. Petersburg office. Appointments are required for this option, ensuring personalized attention and scheduling convenience.

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