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The following classes are offered through Simi Valley Hospital (SVH). Pre-registration is required. Unless otherwise stated, please call (805) 955-6890 to register.

If you have any questions or need further information, please contact the Education Department at (805) 955-6890. You can also email your questions to SV_Education@ah.org.

Advanced Cardiac Life Support – Part 1

An American Heart Association course that provides the healthcare professional with guidelines and up-to-date information on adult resuscitation. Students must have first completed a basic dysrhythmia recognition course in order to attend this class. Pre-registration is required. To register, call (805) 955-6890 or download the class description and registration form (PDF).

LOCATION: North Campus Classroom
COST: $160, includes mandatory textbook

Oct. 9, 9am-4:30pm

Advanced Cardiac Life Support – Part 2 (Recertification)

An American Heart Association course that provides the healthcare professional with guidelines and up-to-date information on adult resuscitation. Students must have first completed a basic dysrhythmia recognition course and must have a current ACLS card to attend this class. Pre-registration is required. To register, call (805) 955-6890 or download the class description and registration form (PDF).

LOCATION: Call for exact location.
COST: $160, includes mandatory textbook

Oct. 9, 9am-4:30pm

Basic Dysrhythmia

Basic Dysrhythmia is a two-day course that focuses on the essential information needed to interpret ECG’s. Patient signs and symptoms and treatments are also discussed. This class is a prerequisite for the ACLS classes. Pre-registration is required. To register, call (805) 955-6890 or download the class description and registration form (PDF).

LOCATION: North Campus Classroom
COST: $178, includes mandatory textbook

Sept. 9 & 11, 9am-3:30pm

CPR: Healthcare Provider Certification

This class provides CPR training approved by the American Heart Association for those in the medical field. This course covers core material such as adult and pediatric CPR, foreign-body airway obstruction, and automated external defibrillation. Pre-registration is required. To register, call (805) 955-6890 or download the class description and registration form (PDF).

LOCATION: Citrus Peppertree Room
COST: $60, includes textbook and postage

Sept. 1, 9am-2pm
Oct. 12, 9am-2pm
Nov. 2, 9am-2pm
Dec. 3, 9am-2pm

CPR: Healthcare Provider Recertification

A one-session class that covers the latest CPR techniques. Must have a current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider CPR card. Pre-registration is required. To register, call (805) 955-6890 or download the class description and registration form (PDF).

LOCATION: Citrus Peppertree Room
COST: $50, includes textbook and postage

Nov. 6, 9am-12pm

Neonatal Resuscitation Certification

This class is for healthcare providers and includes a skill review and written exam. Topics covered include overview and principles of resuscitation, initial steps in resuscitation, use of a resuscitation bag and mask, chest compressions, endotracheal intubation, medications and special considerations. Pre-registration is required. To register, call (805) 955-6890 or download the class description and registration form (PDF).

LOCATION: North Campus Classroom, next to PT Gym
COST: $85 fee + $55 textbook

Sept. 15, 9am-4pm

Neonatal Resuscitation Recertification

This class is for healthcare providers whose neonatal resuscitation certificate is up for renewal. The program is didactic, with a Q&A period and a skill evaluation. Pre-registration is required. To register, call (805) 955-6890 or download the class description and registration form (PDF).

LOCATION: North Campus Classroom, next to PT Gym
COST: $45 fee + $55 textbook

Oct. 6, 9am-1pm

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) -Part1

This two-day class provides training for those in the medical field. This class includes participation, demonstration and written evaluation. Upon successful completion, the participant will receive an PALS Provider Card. Pre-registration is required. To register, call (805) 955-6890 or download the class description and registration form (PDF).

LOCATION: Call for exact location.
COST: $240, includes mandatory textbook

Oct. 20 & 23, 9am-4:30pm

Pediatric Advanced Life Support – Part 2 (Recertification)

LOCATION: Call for exact location. This class provides training for those in the medical field. This class includes participation, demonstration and written evaluation. Upon successful completion, the participant will receive an PALS Provider Card. Pre-registration is required. To register, call (805) 955-6890 or download the class description and registration form (PDF).

LOCATION: Call for exact location.
COST: $140, includes mandatory textbook

Oct. 23, 9am-4:30pm