Date:  9/16/2022
Registration Ends:  9/9/2022 5:00 PM

A PALS Update course has been scheduled at the Franklin County Department of Public Safety located at 1516 Franklin Street Rocky Mount, VA 24151. Fees for the course are: Virginia  EMS providers* ($225.00 ) and Non-EMS provider, MD, PA, RN, etc. ($285.00 ). This course is free to all Franklin County Virginia EMS providers.  Fee does not include the course manual which is required. Students must have a current PALS and BLS Provider Card to attend an Update course. Seating is limited. Pre-Registration and course fee must be received by registration deadline. 
Course Description:
The goal of the PALS course is to aid the pediatric healthcare provider in developing the knowledge and skills necessary to efficiently and effectively manage critically ill infants and children, resulting in improved outcomes. Skills taught include recognition and treatment of infants and children at risk for cardiopulmonary arrest; the systematic approach to pediatric assessment; effective respiratory management; defibrillation and synchronized cardioversion; intraosseous access and fluid bolus administration; and effective resuscitation team dynamics.