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CarePoint Resources is proud to be your American Heart Association CPR certification provider in the cities of: Auburn, AL, Birmingham, AL, Montgomery, AL, and Pensacola, FL!  Click on the course below to view our upcoming classes.


The BLS for Healthcare Providers Course teaches CPR skills for helping victims of all ages, including providing ventilation with a barrier device, a bag-mask device with oxygen, and use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); and relief of foreign-body airway obstruction. Intended for licensed and non-licensed healthcare professionals. 

Course Length: 4 hours
2-Year Certification: $69

Additional Info:

  • This is an American Heart Association course
  • You will receive your secure, digital eCard from the American Heart Association within 24 hours of your class
  • Please enter your name exactly as you would like it to appear on your certification card

Ace Your BLS Provider Written Exam!

Your registration includes a copy of the LIFELINE BLS Provider Study Guide.


Book Policy:
 The AHA requires students to possess a student manual before, during, and after the class.  You are welcome to purchase a student manual during registration if you do not have access to one. 


The BLS for Healthcare Providers Online Course teaches CPR skills for helping victims of all ages, including providing ventilation with a barrier device, a bag-mask device with oxygen, and use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); and relief of foreign-body airway obstruction. Intended for licensed and non-licensed healthcare professionals.  The course completion card for the online course is identical to the card for the classroom course.

There are THREE parts to the BLS Blended Online course:

  1. Part 1 at your home or office: Online simulation and written test completion (0.5 to 2 hours)
  2. Part 2 and 3 at one of our regularly scheduled classes: Manikin practice and skills testing (less than 1-hr)

Note: This registration is all inclusive (Parts 1, 2 and 3).  You do not need to register for the "Skills Only" course.

Additional Info:

  • This is an American Heart Association course
  • You will receive your secure, digital eCard from the American Heart Association within 24 hours of your class
  • Your CPR card will be identical to the classroom-based CPR card
  • Please enter your name exactly as you would like it to appear on your certification card

The date/time listed is the date and time for your Skills Session (Part 2 & 3)

The American Heart Association Instructor Course certifies the participant to teach AHA provider courses.  Heartsaver Instructors may teach all of the lay provider courses such as Heartsaver CPR AED, First Aid, Pediatric First Aid, and Bloodborne Pathogens. BLS Instructors may teach BLS healthcare provider courses in addition to the Heartsaver lay provider courses. 

The American Heart Association Instructor Course is a three-part process. All three parts are included with your registration.

  • Part One | Online Instructor Essentials Course Instructor Essentials Online is the self-directed, online portion of the Instructor course. The Instructor Essentials Course is designed to prepare instructor candidates to teach AHA Instructor-led and blended-learning courses. Candidates who successfully complete the course receive access to a printable certificate granting them entrance to the hands-on, faculty-led session. They must pass this session to qualify for an Instructor card. PC and Mac® OSX compatible (not compatible with iOS).

  • Part Two & Three | Instructor Training & Instruction Monitoring This one-day course will cover information such as policies of the AHA, administrative procedures, course organization, class structure and effective instructional techniques. You will also be evaluated as you teach your first class in the afternoon session.  Upon completion, you will be eligible to align with an American Heart Association Training Center to receive your Instructor Certification. Light refreshments will be provided.

AHA Instructor certification is valid for a period of two years.

Your registration fee includes:

  • Online Instructor Essentials Course
  • In-person Instructor Training Class & Monitoring
  • Instructor Manual
  • New Instructor Resource Binder

Note: Each participant must hold current provider certification in the discipline for which you intend to instruct.  Proof of certification should be sent to admin@carepointresources.com following registration for this class.

Please choose your desired instructor discipline on the registration page.

Is this course for me? Please note that if you are a healthcare provider or healthcare student who requires CPR certification then this course will not fulfill your requirements. The most common CPR course for healthcare providers is Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider.

The First Aid CPR and AED course is for non-medical individuals and teaches basic CPR skills for Adults, Children, and Infants in addition to basic first aid treatment for common medical and injury emergencies. This course is for anyone who needs a course completion card in First Aid CPR and AED-use to meet job, regulatory (OSHA) or other requirements.

There are THREE parts to the CPR and AED Blended Online course:

  1. Part 1 at your home or office: Online simulation completion (2.5 to 3 hours)
  2. Part 2 and 3 at one of our regularly scheduled classes: Manikin practice (part 2) and skills testing (part 3) (less than 1-hr)

    Note: This registration is all inclusive (Parts 1, 2 and 3).  You do not need to also register for the "Skills Only" course.

Additional Info:

  • Please enter your name exactly as you would like it to appear on your certification card
  • You will receive an invitation to begin the online portion by email within 1 to 2 hours of registration
  • Once you receive your online course invitation, only a partial refund can be provided if needed
  • You will receive an ASHI digital certification card within 24 hours of your Skills Session

The date/time listed is the date and time for your Skills Session (Part 2 & 3)

Is this course for me? Please note that if you are a healthcare provider or healthcare student who requires CPR certification then this course will not fulfill your requirements. The most common CPR course for healthcare providers is Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider.

The CPR and AED course is for non-medical individuals and teaches basic CPR skills for Adults, Children, and Infants. You will also learn how to assist choking victims. This course is for anyone who needs a course completion card in CPR and AED-use to meet job, regulatory (OSHA) or other requirements.

There are THREE parts to the CPR and AED Blended Online course:

  1. Part 1 at your home or office: Online simulation completion (0.5 to 2 hours)
  2. Part 2 and 3 at one of our regularly scheduled classes: Manikin practice (part 2) and skills testing (part 3) (less than 1-hr)

    Note: This registration is all inclusive (Parts 1, 2 and 3).  You do not need to also register for the "Skills Only" course.

Additional Info:

  • Please enter your name exactly as you would like it to appear on your certification card
  • You will receive an invitation to begin the online portion by email within 1 hour of registration
  • Once you receive your online course invitation, only a partial refund can be provided if needed
  • You will receive an ASHI digital certification card within 24 hours of your Skills Session

The date/time listed is the date and time for your Skills Session (Part 2 & 3)


HeartCode® ACLS is an official, self-directed, comprehensive eLearning program from the American Heart Association (AHA). HeartCode® ACLS Part 1 uses eSimulation technology to present realistic patient scenarios.

Students are presented with a team dynamics lesson, 10 ACLS hospital-based case scenarios, and a written exam. While interacting with the program, students assess each patient, formulate a treatment plan based on ACLS guidelines, and provide treatment.

Successful completion of Part 1, the cognitive component, and Parts 2 and 3, skills practice and testing with an AHA ACLS Instructor meets the requirements for obtaining an AHA ACLS Provider course completion card.

HeartCode® ACLS Part 1 (90-1405) requires Windows XP or Mac OSX, with Internet Explorer 7+ or Firefox 2+. HeartCode programs are not supported by Apple Safari.

There are THREE parts to the HeartCode® ACLS certification :

Part 1 at your home or office: Online simulation and written test completion (+/- 10 hours)

Part 2 & 3 at one of our regularly scheduled classes: Part 2 - Hands-on practice. Part 3 - skills testing (less than 1-hr) 

Note: This registration is all inclusive (Parts 1, 2 and 3).  You do not need to register for the "Skills Only" course.

2-Year Certification: $249

Additional Info:

  • This is an American Heart Association course
  • You will receive your secure, digital eCard from the American Heart Association within 24 hours of your class
  • Your card will be identical to the classroom-based ACLS card
  • Please enter your name exactly as you would like it to appear on your certification card

Are there prerequisites to the ACLS course?
Before taking ACLS, students should have a mastery of BLS skills. They should also be able to recognize various heart rhythms, be familiar with different types of airway management tools and their use and have knowledge of the drugs commonly used to treat cardiovascular irregularities.

The date/time listed is the date and time for your Skills Session (Part 2 & 3)

This registration page is for those who have completed Part 1 (online course) with another provider and need Parts 2 and 3 (Skills Session) ONLY.  You must have completed Part 1 (online course) on your own.

The BLS for Healthcare Providers Online Course teaches CPR skills for helping victims of all ages, including providing ventilation with a barrier device, a bag-mask device with oxygen, and use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); and relief of foreign-body airway obstruction. Intended for licensed and non-licensed healthcare professionals.  The course completion card for the blended online course is identical to the card for the classroom course.

There are THREE parts to the BLS Online with Skill Check course:

  1. Part 1 (not included in this registration) at your home or office: Online simulation and written test completion (0.5 to 2 hours)
  2. Part 2 and 3 (Skills Session) at one of our regularly scheduled classes: Manikin practice and skills testing (less than 1-hr)

Additional Info:

  • This is an American Heart Association course
  • You will receive your secure, digital eCard from the American Heart Association within 24 hours of your class
  • Your CPR card will be identical to the classroom-based CPR card 
  • Please enter your name exactly as you would like it to appear on your certification card

The date/time listed is the date and time for your Skills Session (Part 2 & 3)

The Child and Babysitting Safety program is a community education program that covers child safety and basic care techniques for infants and children. CABS stresses the priority to keep you and the children you care for safe. Babysitting is not just “watching” the children, but being responsible for their safety and well being. When you are caring for a child, you are taking care of a parent(s) most prized possession. Everything in their home and your own home can be replaced— everything, that is, except a child.

Course Length: 4 hours
Certification: $45

Additional Info:

  • This is an American Safety and Health Institute course
  • A Student manual is included
  • Those who complete the course will receive a certification card
  • Parents are welcome to remain for the class
  • Please note: This course does not result in First Aid or CPR certification. These courses are available, separately, however.

The purpose of an ACLS Instructor Course is to develop proficiency in teaching, organizing, coordinating and conducting an ACLS Provider Course. ACLS Instructors must have a firm working knowledge and understanding of the ACLS material. They are also expected to demonstrate in-depth detailed knowledge of current emergency cardiac care. Participants learn to design a provider course to meet the needs of a specific student population. Currently accepted principles of adult learning, the ability to sequence instruction, the use of interactive teaching strategies and evaluation of student learning and progress are essential facets of this course.

Course Candidate Requirements:
Instructor candidates must meet the following requirements to participate-

  • Be a currently certified AHA BLS Instructor.
  • Currently certified as an ACLS Provider.
  • Be a licensed healthcare provider with an advanced life support scope of practice.
  • Have a demonstrable mastery of the skills of:
    • ECG Rhythm Identification
    • Transthoracic Cardiac Pacing
    • Synchronized Cardioversion
    • Manual Defibrillation
    • Endotracheal Intubation

Course Registration Includes:

  • ACLS Instructor Essentials Online Course
  • ACLS Instructor Manual with Free Shipping
  • In-person Instructor Course and Course Monitoring

Student Teaching:
Course participants will be required to conduct an AHA ACLS Course after successful completion of the AHA ACLS Instructor Course.  This is typically held on the same day of the Instructor Course.  After successful evaluation, the student-teacher will be provided with a course completion card and two-year certification as an AHA ACLS Instructor.

Instructor Essentials Requirement
The following documentation must be completed and submitted prior to the start of class for all students:

  • All new instructors must have completed the AHA ACLS Instructor Essentials course (included with registration) and Updates Courses (free through the AHA Instructor Network) online and submit documentation of successful course completion.
  • A copy of the instructor's current BLS Instructor certification
  • A copy of the instructor's current ACLS Provider certification

The purpose of the PALS Instructor Course is to develop proficiency in teaching, organizing, coordinating, and conducting a PALS Provider Course. PALS Instructors must have a firm working knowledge and understanding of the PALS material. They are also expected to demonstrate in-depth detailed knowledge of current emergency cardiac care. Participants learn to design a provider course to meet the needs of a specific student population. Currently accepted principles of adult learning, the ability to sequence instruction, the use of interactive teaching strategies, and evaluation of student learning and progress are essential facets of this course.

Course Candidate Requirements:
Instructor candidates must meet the following requirements to participate-

  • Be a currently certified AHA BLS Instructor.
  • Currently certified as a PALS Provider.
  • Be a licensed healthcare provider with an advanced life support scope of practice.
  • Have a demonstrable mastery of the skills of:
    • ECG Rhythm Identification
    • Transcutaneous Pacing
    • Synchronized Cardioversion
    • Manual Defibrillation
    • Endotracheal Intubation

Course Registration Includes:

  • PALS Instructor Essentials Online Course
  • PALS Instructor Manual with Free Shipping
  • In-person Instructor Course and Course Monitoring

Student Teaching:
Course participants will be required to conduct an AHA PALS Course after successful completion of the AHA PALS Instructor Course.  This is typically held on the same day of the Instructor Course.  After successful evaluation, the student-teacher will be provided with a course completion card and two-year certification as an AHA PALS Instructor.

Instructor Essentials Requirement
The following documentation must be completed and submitted prior to the start of class for all students:

  • All new instructors must have completed the AHA PALS Instructor Essentials course (included with registration) and Update Courses (free through the AHA Instructor Network) online and submit documentation of successful course completion.
  • A copy of the instructor's current BLS Instructor certification
  • A copy of the instructor's current PALS Provider certification

CarePoint is honored to serve as your official American Heart Association Training Site!

Once you complete your order request for renewing your AHA Instructor status ($25 per discipline), we will promptly review your course records and renew your AHA Instructor status.  You will receive your new Instructor card electronically via email.  

If you still need to be monitored teaching a course per AHA policy, please let us know on the registration form.