The PALS Provider Course is designed to teach you the lifesaving skills required to be both a team member and a team leader in either an in-hospital or an out-of-hospital setting. Because the PALS Provider Course covers extensive material in a short time, you will need to prepare for the course beforehand.

Pre-course Preparation for PALS Recertification Students.

Prior to attending your PALS Recertification Class go to the American Heart Association (AHA) Student Website for pre–course preparation.

Go to  and then enter code: pals15

Complete the following at the AHA student website:

  1. Pre-course Self Assessment

Print out and bring a copy of your Pre-Course Self Assessment Score Sheet to the date of your PALS Provider Course.