Register for our Trauma Nursing Core Classes (TNCC) on May 10th and May 22nd! Seats are still available so enroll today!

Audience /Overview

TNCC is a widely recognized premier course for hospitals and trauma centers worldwide. It empowers nurses with the knowledge, critical thinking skills, and hands-on training to provide expert care for trauma patients.

This course is designed to establish a standardized body of trauma knowledge and to improve the care of all trauma patients. This seventh edition course combines interactive learning along with scenario-based assessments to provide nurses a comprehensive learning experience.

TNCC Pre-course Online Modules Requirement

  • All students are required to complete the TNCC Provider Pre-Course Online Modules before attending class. TNCC is an intensive two day course intended for experienced Emergency Nurses. Without completing the pre-course online modules before attending class, students may have difficulty passing the skills and written exams to earn a TNCC Provider Card.
  • Instructions on accessing the modules will be in the Confirmation Email after registration/purchase is complete

Course Content

  • Rapid identification of life-threatening injuries
  • Comprehensive patient assessment
  • Enhanced intervention for better patient outcomes

Course Format

2 day intensive course includes:

  • A Systematic Approach of Initial Assessment
    • Nurses learn A-I mnemonic and the Trauma Nursing Assessment
  • Evidence-based Content Written by Trauma Experts
    • 24 chapter comprehensive manual with dedicated chapters for special populations
  • Hands-on Skill Stations
    • Nurses practice the systematic approach in real life situations with skilled instructors
  • 5 Online Modules
    • Complete case studies taking nurses through an entire sequence of care
  • Verification and Contact Hours
    • Upon successful completion of the course ENA will issue a 4 year provider verification card
    • Contact hours are awarded for course completion
  • 80% needed to pass during multiple-choice exam of 50 questions
  • 70% needed to pass during skill station evaluation

Textbook Requirement

You must have the Trauma Nursing Core Course Provider Manual (Seventh Edition) by Emergency Nurses Association – to complete the pre-course online modules and bring to class. (Available for purchase at check out)

RN’s

  • required to participate in written and skill station portion
  • will receive a Certificate of Attendance with 17.65 contact hours and a verification card/status if successful in written and skill station

Non-RN Healthcare Providers

  • can participate in written and skill station portion
  • will receive a Certificate of Attendance with 17.65 contact hours and receive a course completion card
  • Certificate of Attendance is different from the one provided to RN attendees

Auditors

  • cannot participate in written or skill station testing portion
  • can participate in written or skill station teaching portion
  • will receive a Certificate of Attendance with 17.65 contact hours but will not receive a verification card or status
  • Certificate of Attendance is different from the one provided to RN attendees

Remediation

  • If a student fails the multiple choice the first time, they may retest once with an alternative exam version
  • If a student fails the skills station the first time, they may retest once with an alternative scenario
  • if a student does not pass either retests, they must register to take another course or challenge a subsequent course in order to pursue verification status
  • Enroll here for May 10th: https://projectheartbeat.enrollware.com/enroll?id=1606227
  • Enroll here for May 22nd: https://projectheartbeat.enrollware.com/enroll?id=1606229

CARIBBEAN CRUISE FOR KAISER NURSES!!!!!!

Hey Kaiser nurses!

Did you know that Kaiser union members have the benefit of tuition/enrollment reimbursement up to $2,300/year for applicable courses related to your department? (i.e. ACLS, PALS, TNCC, EKG, etc)

Did you also know that up to $500 of that amount can be used for travel expenses

Project Heartbeat is excited to offer you an opportunity to take advantage of this wonderful benefit while on board a luxury cruise through the Southern Caribbean (Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, Curacao, and Aruba).

Give us a call for additional information on how to access the funds, (510) 452-1100, ext 0, or visit our website www.projectheartbeat.com to download the brochure.

Here's a sneak peek of our cruise ship!

Here’s a sneak peek of our cruise ship!

eLearning BLS for Healthcare Providers and skills session Mon 1/23/2017 from 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM

eLearning BLS for Healthcare Providers and skills session
Date/Time: Mon 1/23/2017 from 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM
Location: Project Heartbeat: 333 Hegenberger Road Ste. #855 Oakland, CA 94621
Class Price: $68.50

Convenient way to add on and complete your BLS training on the same day you take an ACLS or a PALS class)

Part 1:

  • Must be completed before Part 2 and 3 (skills session)
  • Two hour online, self-paced course accessible anytime from any computer
  •  Students can access the BLS for Healthcare Providers Student Manual, BLS Pocket Reference Card and more for 24 months
  • May be used for initial or renewal BLS for Healthcare Providers Course completion.

Part 2 and 3:

  • Make sure you complete the course survey at the end of the eLeaning to generate your Completion Certificate
  • Bring the Completion Certificate to your instructor on the scheduled skills session (30 min duration)
  • Practice, demonstrate, and successfully complete skills testing with an instructor to receieve your BLS Provider Card on the same day

Basic Life Support (BLS/CPR) – Initial Certification for Healthcare Providers Mon 1/23/2017 from 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM

Basic Life Support (BLS/CPR) – Initial Certification for Healthcare Providers
Date/Time: Mon 1/23/2017 from 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Location: Project Heartbeat: 333 Hegenberger Road Ste. #855 Oakland, CA 94621
Class Price: $55.00

Audience/Overview

The BLS for Healthcare Providers – Classroom Course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. Most healthcare providers are required to take this course.

New beginners and expired BLS provider card holders will need to take this initial certification.

Course Content

  • Key changes in CPR from the new 2015 AHA Guidelines
  • CPR Critical Concepts
  • 1-Rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child and infant
  • 2-Rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child and infant
  • Bag-mask techniques for adult, child and infant
  • Rescue breathing for adult, child and infant
  • Choking for adult, child and infant
  • CPR with an advanced airway

Course Length
4 hours

*course time based on 1 instructor: 8 students

Features

  • Course uses learning stations for practice of essential skills and simulated clinical scenarios that encourage active participation
  • Hands-on class format reinforces skills proficiency
  • Classroom-based works well for learners who prefer group interaction and instructor feedback while learning skills

Certification

  •  American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers Card
    • received immediately after successful course completion
    • valid for two years

Textbook Requirement

2015 BLS for Healthcare Providers Student Manual

ISBN-10: 1616694076

You are required to have the current textbook for this course. If you already own one or have access to one before, during, and after the class, you do not need to purchase one here.

Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) – Renewal Certification Sun 1/22/2017 from 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM

Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) – Renewal Certification
Date/Time: Sun 1/22/2017 from 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Project Heartbeat: 333 Hegenberger Road Ste. #855 Oakland, CA 94621
Class Price: $155.00

Audience /Overview

ACLS is designed to provide healthcare professionals the ability to participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest and other cardiovascular emergencies. It emphasizes the importance of BLS to patient survival, the integration of effective BLS with ACLS interventions, and the importance of effective team interaction and communication.

Prerequisites

  • Must have a current/non-expired ACLS card
  • What to do BEFORE class:

    E very student is required to take the Precourse Self Assessment Evaluation and review the 2015 ACLS Provider Manual before attending class.

    1. Visit heart.org/eccstudent

    2. Enter manual code: “acls15″ to begin

    3. Re-take this Precourse Self Assessment Evaluation until you receive an 84%

    4. Print and bring your score to class

Course Content

  • Key changes in ACLS from the new 2015 AHA Guidelines
  • Basic life support skills, including effective chest compressions, use of a bag-mask device and use of an (AED)
  • Recognition and early management of respiratory and cardiac arrest
  • Recognition and early management of peri-arrest conditions such as symptomatic bradycardia
  • Airway management
  • Related pharmacology
  • Management of acute coronary syndromes (ACS) and stroke
  • Effective communication as a member and leader of a resuscitation team
  • Effective Resuscitation Team Dynamics

Course Format

ACLS Renewal Course: 7 hours over 1 day, time for breaks and lunch included

*course time based on 1 instructor: 8 students: 2 manikins

Features

  • Course uses learning stations for practice of essential skills and simulated clinical scenarios that encourage active participation
  • Hands-on class format reinforces skills proficiency
  • Classroom-based works well for learners who prefer group interaction and instructor feedback while learning skills

Course Completion Card and Continuing Education

American Heart Association ACLS Provider Course Completion Card, valid for two years.

Board of Registered Nursing Provider approved for 7 CE’s

EMS CE’s available and may vary by license type

Textbook Requirement

2015 ACLS Provider Manual

ISBN #: 978-1-61669-400-5

You are required to have the current textbook for this course. If you already own one or have access to one before, during, and after the class, you do not need to purchase one here.

eLearning BLS for Healthcare Providers and skills session Fri 1/20/2017 from 1:30 PM to 2:00 PM

eLearning BLS for Healthcare Providers and skills session
Date/Time: Fri 1/20/2017 from 1:30 PM to 2:00 PM
Location: Project Heartbeat: 333 Hegenberger Road Ste. #855 Oakland, CA 94621
Class Price: $68.50

Convenient way to add on and complete your BLS training on the same day you take an ACLS or a PALS class)

Part 1:

  • Must be completed before Part 2 and 3 (skills session)
  • Two hour online, self-paced course accessible anytime from any computer
  •  Students can access the BLS for Healthcare Providers Student Manual, BLS Pocket Reference Card and more for 24 months
  • May be used for initial or renewal BLS for Healthcare Providers Course completion.

Part 2 and 3:

  • Make sure you complete the course survey at the end of the eLeaning to generate your Completion Certificate
  • Bring the Completion Certificate to your instructor on the scheduled skills session (30 min duration)
  • Practice, demonstrate, and successfully complete skills testing with an instructor to receieve your BLS Provider Card on the same day

Basic Life Support (BLS/CPR) – Renewal Certification for Healthcare Providers Fri 1/20/2017 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Basic Life Support (BLS/CPR) – Renewal Certification for Healthcare Providers
Date/Time: Fri 1/20/2017 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Project Heartbeat: 333 Hegenberger Road Ste. #855 Oakland, CA 94621
Class Price: $50.00

Audience/Overview

The BLS for Healthcare Providers – Classroom Course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. Most healthcare providers are required to take this course.

Must have current/non-expired BLS Provider Card to take this re-certification course. Expired card holders and new beginners must sign up for the BLS initial certification.

Course Content

  • Key changes in CPR from the new 2015 AHA Guidelines
  • CPR Critical Concepts
  • 1-Rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child and infant
  • 2-Rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child and infant
  • Bag-mask techniques for adult, child and infant
  • Rescue breathing for adult, child and infant
  • Choking for adult, child and infant
  • CPR with an advanced airway

Course Length
BLS Renewal Course: 3.5 hours

*course time based on 1 instructor: 6 students

Features

  • Course uses learning stations for practice of essential skills and simulated clinical scenarios that encourage active participation
  • Hands-on class format reinforces skills proficiency
  • Classroom-based works well for learners who prefer group interaction and instructor feedback while learning skills

Certification

  •  American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers Card
    • received immediately after successful course completion
    • valid for two years

Textbook Requirement

2015 BLS for Healthcare Providers Student Manual

ISBN-10: 1616690399

You are required to have the current textbook for this course. If you already own one or have access to one before, during, and after the class, you do not need to purchase one here.

eLearning PALS HeartCode part 1 and skills session Fri 1/20/2017 from 8:30 AM to 9:00 AM

Part 1:

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  • Approximately 10 hours, self-paced course accessible anytime from any computer
  •  Students can access the PALS Provider Manual when logged into the course
  • May be used for initial or renewal BLS for Healthcare Providers Course completion.

Part 2 and 3:

  • Make sure you complete the course survey at the end of the eLeaning to generate your Completion Certificate
  • Bring the Completion Certificate to your instructor on the scheduled skills session
  • Practice, demonstrate, and successfully complete skills testing with an instructor to receieve your PALS Provider Card on the same day
Your PALS HeartCode part 1 eLearning key will be emailed to you after you complete your registration and purchase.

Basic Life Support (BLS/CPR) – Renewal Certification for Healthcare Providers Fri 1/20/2017 from 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Audience/Overview

The BLS for Healthcare Providers – Classroom Course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. Most healthcare providers are required to take this course.

Must have current/non-expired BLS Provider Card to take this re-certification course. Expired card holders and new beginners must sign up for the BLS initial certification.

Course Content

  • Key changes in CPR from the new 2015 AHA Guidelines
  • CPR Critical Concepts
  • 1-Rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child and infant
  • 2-Rescuer CPR and AED for adult, child and infant
  • Bag-mask techniques for adult, child and infant
  • Rescue breathing for adult, child and infant
  • Choking for adult, child and infant
  • CPR with an advanced airway

Course Length
BLS Renewal Course: 3.5 hours

*course time based on 1 instructor: 6 students

Features

  • Course uses learning stations for practice of essential skills and simulated clinical scenarios that encourage active participation
  • Hands-on class format reinforces skills proficiency
  • Classroom-based works well for learners who prefer group interaction and instructor feedback while learning skills

Certification

  •  American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers Card
    • received immediately after successful course completion
    • valid for two years

Textbook Requirement

2015 BLS for Healthcare Providers Student Manual

ISBN-10: 1616690399

You are required to have the current textbook for this course. If you already own one or have access to one before, during, and after the class, you do not need to purchase one here.

1 Spot left!!! Sign up for Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) – Initial Certification Thu 1/19/2017 from 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM. This class also meets on: Fri 1/20/17 from 9:30a to 4:30p

Audience /Overview

American Heart Association ACLS for healthcare providers includes management of Bradycardia, Tachycardia, and Pulseless arrest using 2015 AHA Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support guidelines as well as Stroke and Heart Attack, ACS.

What to do BEFORE class:

Every student is required to take the Precourse Self Assessment Evaluation and review the 2015 ACLS Provider Manual before attending class.

1. Visit heart.org/eccstudent

2. Enter manual code: “acls15″ to begin

3. Re-take this Precourse Self Assessment Evaluation until you receive an 84%

4. Print and bring your score to class

Course Content

  • Key changes in ACLS from the new 2015 AHA Guidelines
  • Basic life support skills, including effective chest compressions, use of a bag-mask device and use of an (AED)
  • Recognition and early management of respiratory and cardiac arrest
  • Recognition and early management of peri-arrest conditions such as symptomatic bradycardia
  • Airway management
  • Related pharmacology
  • Management of acute coronary syndromes (ACS) and stroke
  • Effective communication as a member and leader of a resuscitation team
  • Effective Resuscitation Team Dynamics

Course Format

  • ACLS Initial Course: 16 hours over 2 days, with time for breaks and lunch.

*course time based on 1 instructor: 8 students: 2 manikins

Features

  • Course uses learning stations for practice of essential skills and simulated clinical scenarios that encourage active participation
  • Hands-on class format reinforces skills proficiency
  • Classroom-based works well for learners who prefer group interaction and instructor feedback while learning skills

Course Completion Card

American Heart Association ACLS Provider Course Completion Card, valid for two years and 14 CE credits

Textbook Requirement
2015 ACLS Provider Manual

ISBN #: 978-1-61669-400-5

You are required to have the current textbook for this course. If you already own one or have access to one before, during, and after the class, you do not need to purchase one here.