HeartCode® PALS

Hands-On Skill Session

American Heart Association

Pediatric Advanced Life Support

for Healthcare Providers


The American Heart Association HeartCode® PALS is the online version of PALS. It’s not 100% online though. You complete the lecture and exam online at your own pace and afterward, you come in for a hands-on skills session.



  • Nurses
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Physicians
  • Paramedics
  • Physician Assistants
  • Respiratory Therapists


1 - 2 Hours




Sterling Heights

How does it work?

PART 1 - Online Module

Purchase the HeartCode® PALS course at American Heart Association’s website (sold separately). Complete the online module which consists of multiple simulations and the written exam. Once completed you receive a completion certificate. Bring the certificate to your hands-on skill session.

PART 2 - Hands-On Skill Session

The hands-on skill session consists of manikin practice and skills testing. Once completed you will received your American Heart Association PALS card the same-day of the course. Your PALS card will be identical to the classroom-based PALS card with no mention of being a “online” course.

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Request a private class

Nothing fit your schedule? We can easily add a class that does.

Emergency Class

Did your certification lapse? Need it for work or school and the deadline was yesterday? We can help with that.

Take the Class On-Site

We offer the PALS class in person at our Sterling Heights office.

Frequently Asked Questions

YES! The HeartCode® PALS class is for students who have have not taken PALS or need to renew the PALS certification. If you prefer to take the class in person, you can take the PALS Provider class.

Yes! You can renew your BLS with any PALS class. All you need to do is select BLS Add-On when you are registering for the PALS class.

You can expect your certification to be emailed to you at the end of the day you took your class. 

Classes usually last 1-2 hours (not including breaks). This timeframe varies based off the number of students in class and clinical experience. 

Yes we do! You must have a current AHA PALS card in order to attend. Find more information here.

Yes! The official class title is called “Heartcode® PALS.” You can find more information here.

It’s currently recommended that a PALS certification be renewed every two years. However, some employers require more up-to-date training, which can be as often as every three months.