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AHA Training Center

The Cone Health Training Center has contracted with the American Heart Association (AHA) to provide basic and/or advanced adult and pediatric life support training courses to the community it serves. As a training center, Cone Health implements AHA science and education in the community. Courses are scheduled and conducted by the center at various locations and times. Both the AHA and Cone Health strive to reduce disability and death from cardiac and/or respiratory emergencies and stroke by improving the chain of survival in our community.

Courses offered include:

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)

Coming Soon! ACLS EP(Experienced Provider)

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

Basic Life Support (CPR)

  • Basic Life Support classes are offered to the community based on class availability. To inquire about registering for these classes, call 832-7387.
  • If you are a Cone Health employee, you must register for BLS courses via HLC(Healthstream Learning Center).
  • Agenda

Basic Life Support Instructor Course (CPR)

Cone Health Training Center Instructor Course for Employees

Course Prerequisites:
  • Instructor candidates must meet certain requirements before taking the instructor course. Before attending the BLS classroom portion of an instructor course, all instructor candidates must:

    • Have approval to be aligned with the Cone Health AHA Training Center.
    • Have a Current/Official AHA BLS Provider course completion card.
    • Be proficient in the skill of BLS.
    • Complete an Instructor Candidate Application.
    • Complete the AHA BLS Instructor Essentials online course at
      • Print and bring completion certificate with you.
    • Read the BLS Instructor Candidate Workbook (provided).
    • Purchase the AHA BLS Instructor Manual and bring to class.
    Permission from employee's Department Director to assign time training and teaching to their department non-productive budget.



*Written precourse self-assessments are required for ACLS and PALS. Complete pre-course self-assessment test found at (passcode: compression) for ACLS. (passcode: palsprovider) for PALS. 

Inclement Weather Policy

Classes scheduled at the Cone Health Staff Education Dept will not be cancelled due to inclement weather.

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