Class Schedule

Please see PROMO codes in bold red letters  

The Blended learning COVID-19 courses have been discontinued as required by the American Heart Association.

Tuition is due immediately following registration.  Please call Rhonda Shepard, 412-491-2019, Monday through Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM to pay your tuition using a credit/debit card.  Registrations after 5:00 PM can be paid the next business day.  We do not accept American Express, checks or cash.  Tuition is non-refundable, but is transferrable with a three day advanced email cancellation.  Registrations with unpaid tuition will be cancelled.  You will NOT receive an invoice or reminder of payment prior to cancellation.

If you are registering for an ACLS, PALS or PHTLS renewal Course, you must hold a current credential at the time of the course to attend.  If your wallet card has expired, (or will expire by the date of the course you wish to attend) you must attend a full Provider Level course. There is no grace period through the AHA or for PHTLS.  If you attended your last ACLS, PALS, or PHTLS course with another Training Center, please forward a copy to the Training Center ASAP

We are unable to add seats to a course that is full.  Please select another course date/time.  You must be pre-registered to attend, no "walk-ins" will be accepted.

 

PLEASE SELECT THE CORRECT PROMO CODE WHEN YOU REGISTER.  THESE CAN BE FOUND ON THE RIGHT OF YOUR SCREEN  Please enter your name exactly how you want it to appear on your wallet card.  Remember to capitalize the first initials in your First and Last name.

ACLS Provider, two day course.  This course is designed for first time course participants or those who no longer hold a current ACLS provider card.

A CPR credential will not be issued through attendance of this course.

Allegheny General Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement 

Allegheny General Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

PLEASE SELECT THE CORRECT PROMO CODE WHEN YOU REGISTER.  THESE CAN BE FOUND ON THE RIGHT OF YOUR SCREEN.  Please enter your name exactly how you want it to appear on your wallet card.  Remember to capitalize the first initials in your First and Last name.

ACLS Renewal one day course.  Registrants must hold a current AHA ACLS Provider wallet card valid at the time they are attending class.  ASHI and web based programs issuing wallet cards are invalid for this purpose. Registrations will not be accepted with an expired credential. If the AGH Training Center did not issue your current credential, please submit a copy (front and back) of your current AHA ACLS Provider wallet card to our Training Center office to verify eligibility to attend this program prior to the scheduled start date of your course.

If we do not receive a copy of your card by that date you will be considered ineligible for the class and will be removed from the class. Your card copy can emailed to either Rhonda Shepard rhonda.shepard@ahn.org or Mike Gannon mike.gannon@ahn.org

A CPR credential will not be issued through attendance of this course.

Allegheny General Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement 

Allegheny General Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

ASLS Provider, one day course.  This course is designed for first time course participants. There is no defined expirtion date for this program, so individuals lookig to refresh from a previous ASLS course would also attend this format.

Please enter your name exactly how you want it to appear on your certificate.  Remember to capitalize the first initials in your First and Last name.

Allegheny General Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement 

Allegheny General Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Instructor course applicants must align with the Training Center at AGH.   We are not accepting registrations for Instructor Candidates without alignment to the AGH Training Center at the time of registration.  The Candidate must also submit the AHA Instructor Candidate Application within 72 hours of registration to Rhonda.Shepard@ahn.org and/or Mike.Gannon@ahn.org.  This Application is a fillable PDF file and available by clicking here.  Applicants who do not submit this application within the required time will be cancelled.

You must submit a copy of your current Provider level wallet card(s) by email to rhonda.shepard@ahn.org and mike.gannon@ahn.org

The MEGA Instructor Course is designed in modular fashion to allow course participants to select either ACLS Instructor Candidate, BLS Instructor Candidate, or PALS Instructor Candidate options based upon their current certification status and interests. All Course participants MUST attend Day One of the scheduled program, and be prepared to present a 3-5 mini topic presentation in the classroom setting. The ACLS Instructor Candidates attend the morning session on Day Two of the scheduled program. PALS Instructor Candidates attend the afternoon session on Day Two of the scheduled program. BLS Instructor Candidates attend Day Three of the scheduled program.

Precourse work is mandatory prior to entering this course by completing the AHA discipline specific Instructor Essentials Modules on line. 

This course will close 2 weeks prior to the scheduled start date in order to allow course participants to complete mandatory pre-course work.

PLEASE SELECT THE CORRECT PROMO CODE WHEN YOU REGISTER.  THESE CAN BE FOUND ON THE RIGHT OF YOUR SCREEN.  Please enter your name exactly how you want it to appear on your wallet card.  Remember to capitalize the first initials in your First and Last name.

This course has replaced the BLS for Healthcare Provider and BLS for Healthcare Provider Renewal CPR course.  

Basic Life Support is a 4 hour course.  Participants must be present for the entire course, and succesfully complete the skills testing and written exam to receive their BLS CPR credential.  

 

Instructor course applicants must align with the Training Center at AGH.   We are not accepting registrations for Instructor Candidates without alignment to the AGH Training Center at the time of registration.  The Candidate must also submit the AHA Instructor Candidate Application within 72 hours of registration to Rhonda.Shepard@ahn.org and/or Mike.Gannon@ahn.org.  This Application is a fillable PDF file and available by clicking here.  Applicants who do not submit this application within the required time will be cancelled.

You must submit a copy of your current Provider level wallet cardby email to rhonda.shepard@ahn.org and mike.gannon@ahn.org, 

Course participants MUST complete the BLS Instructor Essentials online course in addition to the in person training.  Additional information about this course will be provided in your confirmation email.

Course participatns will present a 3 to 5 minute mini topic lecture at the course.

This course will close 2 weeks prior to the scheduled start date in order to allow course participants to complete mandatory pre-course work.

PLEASE SELECT THE CORRECT PROMO CODE WHEN YOU REGISTER.  THESE CAN BE FOUND ON THE RIGHT OF YOUR SCREEN.  Please enter your name exactly how you want it to appear on your wallet card.  Remember to capitalize the first initials in your First and Last name.

PALS Provider, two day course.  This course is designed for first time course participants or those who no longer hold a current PALS provider card.

A CPR credential will not be issued through attendance of this course.

Allegheny General Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement 

Allegheny General Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

PLEASE SELECT THE CORRECT PROMO CODE WHEN YOU REGISTER.  THESE CAN BE FOUND ON THE RIGHT OF YOUR SCREEN.  Please enter your name exactly how you want it to appear on your wallet card.  Remember to capitalize the first initials in your First and Last name.

PALS Renewal one day course.  Registrants must hold a current AHA PALS Provider wallet card valid at the time they are attending class.  ASHI and web based courses issuing wallet cards are invalid for this purposes. Registrations will not be accepted with an expired or invalid credential. If the AGH Training Center did not issue your current credential, please submit a copy (front and back) of your current AHA PALS Provider wallet card to our Training Center office to verify eligibility to attend this program prior to the scheduled start date of your program.

If we do not receive a copy of your card by that date you will be considered ineligible for the class and will be removed from the class. Your card copy must be emailed to either Rhonda Shepard rhonda.shepard@ahn.org or Mike Gannon mike.gannon@ahn.org 

A CPR credential will not be issued through attendance of this course.

 

Allegheny General Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement 

Allegheny General Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Dinner 6:00 PM

Case Review 6:30 - 8:30 PM presented by Alan Philp, MD, Trauma Medical Director, AHN

Questions, please contact Eric Schmidt 412-670-8904

PLEASE SELECT THE CORRECT PROMO CODE WHEN YOU REGISTER.  THESE CAN BE FOUND ON THE RIGHT OF YOUR SCREEN.  Please enter your name exactly how you want it to appear on your wallet card.  Remember to capitalize the first initials in your First and Last name.

PHTLS Provider, two day course.  This course is designed for first time course participants or those who no longer hold a current PHTLS provider card.

Allegheny General Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement 

Allegheny General Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 16.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

PLEASE SELECT THE CORRECT PROMO CODE WHEN YOU REGISTER.  THESE CAN BE FOUND ON THE RIGHT OF YOUR SCREEN (in green).  Please enter your name exactly how you want it to appear on your wallet card.  Remember to capitalize the first initials in your First and Last name.

PHTLS Renewal, one day course.  Registrants must hold a current PHTLS wallet card valid at the time they are attending class. PHTLS does not recognize an ITLS card as equivalent. Registrations will not be accepted with an expired credential. If the AGH Training Cener did not issue your current credential, please send a copy to Rhonda Shepard via email rhonda.shepard@ahn.org and Mike Gannon at mike.gannon@ahn.org

 

Allegheny General Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement 

Allegheny General Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

PROMO CODES:

Please enter the appropriate code for your registration, these codes will reduce or eliminate the tuition obligation based on your current employment status.  The PROMO CODE selected for any registration will be reviewed for eligibility.. Leave this field blank if none of the below apply. 

EMPREQ =  AHN Employees attending a course required for current position.  This code is not applicable for Travel Nurse placement at AHN.  You must have an AHN Employee ID number and provide your Department name in your registration to use this code.

EMPNOTREQ = System employees attending a course that is not required for their current position (code only valid for ACLS and PALS).  You must have an AHN Employee ID number in your registration to use this code.

SYSREQ = AHN System Command Paramedics. This code is exclusively used by Paramedics for ACLS, BLS, PALS, and PHTLS Courses that are required to maintain Medical Command status. This Code is not valid for an Instructor Course.

SYSAFF = Affiliate of AHN but not an employee example: student of WPH, CGH, AVH (code not valid for CPR, PHTLS or Instructor course)

MEDICNONSYSTEM = Paramedics (EMT-P) who do not receive medical command through AHN (discount applied for ACLS and PALS only)  This code is for EMT-P's only and is not applicable for RN or PHRN titles.

EMERUS = This code is for use by Emerus Employees Only. 

USACS = This code is for use by USACS employees only.