San Marcos Healthcare
Learning Center

Course Requirement

  • must have current manual 

ACLS and PALS (initial and renewal course)

  • must be able to recognize basic arrhythmias
  •  ACLS and PALS also include a Precourse Self-Assessment that is required for entry into the course. A score of 70% or higher is necessary to pass and print your report.
  •  You can take the ECG course to prepare for this class

American Heart Association Certification Courses   

ACLS and PALS earn 6-16  hours of CE credits. Provider approved by the California Board of Nursing. Provider # CEP 14783    

READ THIS FIRST: NCLEXPASSER is a training site of Tri City Medical Center (TCMC). TCMC issues AHA e-cards. They are issued right after the class. Please click here to learn more about e-cards 

Continuing education credits will be provided by San Marcos Healthcare Learning Center. Total CE hours depend on the actual time spent in class and time spent at home preparing and completing the requirements for the class (independent study). Maximum credit for independent study shall not exceed time allotted to a similar course that we offer to prepare for the certification class. Please refer to our ECG course
One on one appointments are available if you cannot make it to one of our posted schedules, and for experienced providers who have taken the class several times and want a quick renewal session. 

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Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
               Initial Cetification ($195)
               Renewal / Recertification ($150)
               Skills Testiting only ($85)

Basic Life Support (BLS/CPR)
               Initial Certification ($65)
               Renewal / Recertification ($55)
               Skills Testing only ($35)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
               Initial Certification ($195)
               Renewal / Recertification ($150)
               Skills Testing only ($85)