PALS: Pediatric Advanced Life Support (AHA) - Recognition
Note: This PALS Recognition course is for first time or initial certification (or if your PALS certification has lapsed or expired). If you are currently certified in PALS and need to renew your certificate, please see our PALS Renewal course.
The PALS Recognition course is for healthcare providers who respond to emergencies in infants and children. These include personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care and critical care units such as physicians, nurses, paramedics and others who need a PALS course completion card for job or other requirements.
NOTE: This class does not provide a BLS certification card as all content required for BLS is not covered in this class. If you need BLS certification, please contact CHES directly for information on how to obtain this.
NOTE: Students will need to have a Provider Manual for the successful completion of this course. Both e-book and hard copy versions are available for purchase through the American Heart Association at https://shopcpr.heart.org Should you choose to purchase your manual from another vendor, please be sure that it is the current edition:
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Provider Manual E-Book (2020 version)
AHA Product Number: 20-3122 ISBN: 978-1-61669-806-5
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Provider Manual (2020 version)
AHA Product Number: 20-1119 ISBN: 978-1-61669-785-3
The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.