Pediatric Acute Care Education

PEARS

Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition, and Stabilization Provider Course
 

Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition, and Stabilization Provider Course 

This one-day course gives healthcare providers the knowledge and skills they need for emergency evaluation and initial stabilization of seriously ill infants and children.

 

PEARS is ideal for

  • Health professionals who care for children that are not seriously ill.

  • Health professionals who are interested in taking the Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) and are looking for a course that will help them build knowledge and skills in preparation for PALS

  • Health profession students interested in pursuing careers caring for children

 

Content

  • Pediatric assessment

  • Recognition and management of respiratory problems

  • Recognition and management of shock

  • Recognition and management of cardiac arrest

  • Resuscitation team concept

 

Prerequisite

To participate in this course, you must be a recognized health professional, or a student enrolled in their final year of an accredited educational program to become a recognized health professional. 

 

Material

2010 PEARS Provider Manual, published by the American Heart Association is included in the fee.

Approximate length of course

One day

Upcoming Courses

TBA

$495.00

Physician

$295.00

Nurse/RRT/Student

Contact

PACE Program
Alberta Children's Hospital
KidSIM

 

28 Oki Drive NW

Calgary, AB  T3B 6A8

pace@kidsim.ca

Cancellation  Policy

We understand that life happens and that sometimes you may need to cancel or change your course date. We require 30 days notice for a refund. We will charge a processing fee for the cancellation. The amount varies depending on the course and cost. It is $5 for the registration itself and 3.95% of the course fee. Should you need to cancel after the thirty days, we will gladly provide you with a credit towards any of our upcoming classes within two weeks notice. There are no refunds or credits for last minute cancellations.