Frequently Asked Questions
_I have never done ACLS, PALS, or BLS before, do I need to study before class?
We recommend coming to class prepared, we suggest looking over the algorithms, and brush up on ECG recognition.
What if I can't make it to the days you have scheduled classes?
We encourage you to join our scheduled courses as much as possible, but we do have multiple instructors that are always willing to do their best to accommodate your schedule, just use our form under the registration tab to ask for a date/time request.
Do I receive my card on the same day of the class?
We have BLS/ACLS/PALS cards on hand and will distribute after the end of class.
NRP ecard are available for student to print out after competing the coarse evaluations
Do I receive continued education units (CEU'S) for your courses?
ACLS/ PALS Initial = 12 CEU's, and ACLS/PALS Renewal = 6 CEU's
CEU's will be provided only upon request of the student the day of class.
Is there a minimum amount of students for the in-home class?
We ask that you have atleast 6 students all together to request in-home services.
What are the in-home services you advertise?
In-home services are especially convenient for those who desire to host a class with the comfort of being in their own home with their own friends/peers. The only requirement is to have atleast 6 students collectively.
What is the $10 cash referral program?
This is our way of saying THANK YOU! We will send you a $10 check to your home for every ACLS, PALS, or NRP student you send our way. Just be sure to have the students let us know you referred them. This does not apply to Groups/cohorts already receiving group discounts or BLS/CPR/1st aid courses.
What happens if I fail the test at the end of the course?
We guarantee a 100% pass rate. We will do all remediation necessary for you to full AHA guidelines competency.
How can I get a book to study before class?
We provide loaner books for free after you register and pay online for your course. The book can be picked up at our office. This textbook rental will be available to you before, during and after class, we just need to set a time and date for pick-up. You may also purchase a book from the following websites: aha.channing-beta.com, laerdal.com, eworldpoint.com
Is a provider manual (textbook) included in the cost of the class?
No, the prices posted are not including the provider manual.
How long are the classes?
It really depends on each individual class; the amount of students, class size and knowledge base of the group, we run our class duration based on the AHA matrix.
My certification expired, will I need to take an initial course even though I have taken the certification in the past?
We will do our very best to accommodate you, if your card has just expired, of course we won't make you go through an Initial Provider Course.
What if I can't make it to class but I already paid?
Refunds will only be made if cancellations are done at least 48 hrs prior to class. if you cannot make it to the class you registered for you can reschedule for another class we are offering. please check out our class schedule for upcoming courses.
Will I receive an AHA card at the end of the class?
Absolutely! Assuming that you pass your test and mega code.
Do I need to bring anything to class after registering?
Simply bring a pen, an able body and a good attitude.
I have registered on the website, what should I expect next?
Expect an email confirming your registration with in one to two business days.
How do I get access to the NRP Ebook?
After we receive your registration and payment for the NRP skills check off class you will receive a confirmation email including the Ebook passcodes
* No Provider Manual Purchase Required - Students are required to have a textbook available/access before, during and after the course per AHA guidelines. You are not required to buy a textbook from our Training Site. Here are other places to inquire about getting textbooks: aha.channing-bete.com, laerdal.com, eworldpoint.com, or borrow from a friend, and lastly of course for any assistance call us at 1-347-NOW-ACLS.
**100% Pass Rate- We will teach/remediate until passing rate is achieved, while maintaining AHA guidelines and standards
Why Choose Life Support Academy?
100% Pass Rate**
Lowest Prices In the County
Flexible Class Hours
Small Classes for Better Learning
In-Home Services Available
$10 Referral Cash Reward
Receive Cards the Same Day*
Fun, Low Stress Learning
Last Minute Certifications are Accommodated
Dynamic and Interactive Teaching
No Provider Manual Purchase Required*
Free BLS/ACLS/PALS Ebook access
10% military discount
Cheapest In the County. Guaranteed.
$5 CASH Referral Program
In-Home Services. We come to You.
Receive Your eCard the Same Day*
100% Pass Rate. 6-12 CEU's Available.