UNC Hospitals Advanced Life Support Program
This page contains information about American Heart Association courses at UNC Healthcare.
The UNC Hospitals Advanced Life Support (ALS) Office provides American Heart Association classes for employees of UNC Hospitals. Those not employed by UNCH are invited to look at our class schedule and inquire about availibility, fees and other class related information.
Since AHA focuses on interdisciplinary care of the peri-arrest and acute arrest patient, we strive to have participants and instructors from a variety of healthcare professions at each class.
In February of 2014 the UNCH Advanced Life Support Program will offer FREE Family and Friends CPR classes to the public. These classes are open to anyone age 14 and above who is physically able to perform chest compressions. Doing chest compressions is physically demanding so please make certain you are capable of the physical exertion required to complete the training. Attendees will receive a free American Heart Association Family and Friends book and two hour of hands-on CPR training. The schedule for our Family and Friends classes in February is:
American Heart Association Classes at UNC Hospital
UNCH employees looking for an American Heart Association class should use the UNCH Learning Management System (LMS) to find a class and to enroll.
Persons not affiliated with UNCH (guests) and who do not have access to the UNCH LMS may locate a class at one of the links below. Click on the link for the class you need, find a class that fits your schedule and email us at the address provided to inquire about availibility, fees and other requirements.
AHA Class Schedules
BLS for Healthcare
Heartsaver/AED last updated 12/10/13
Advanced Cardiac Life Support last updated 12/10/13
Pediatric Advanced Life Support last updated 12/10/13
AHA Instructor Classes last updated 12/10/2013
Other AHA Class Renewal Options last updated 12/17/2013
A place for UNCH Training Center instructors to find useful documents and forms. Check the site often for updates.
Note: The UNC Hospitals AHA Programs Office does NOT provide trauma-specific programs.
Class Schedules and Registration
If you would like to register for a trauma-specific program, such as ATLS, please email Jennifer Haynes with the UNC Trauma Program or call her at 919-966-7189.
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