EMSLRC Courses and Registrations

BLS (CPR) Courses

Full Provider Courses

This course, developed by the American Heart Association (AHA), is open to anyone who wishes to obtain a BLS Healthcare Provider (CPR) course completion card. The 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. This course will last approximately 2 to 2.5 hours depending on participation, remediation, or additional questions.

Renewal Courses

This course, developed by the American Heart Association (AHA), is open to anyone who wishes to renew their BLS Healthcare Provider (CPR) course completion card. The course is designed for providers who feel proficient in recognizing several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely, and effective manner. This course will last approximately 1.5 to 2 hours depending on participation, remediation, or additional questions.

2018

July

  • Monday, July 9 to Tuesday, July 10 | Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Provider | 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Thursday, July 12 | Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Renewal Course | 8:30 a.m. to noon | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Friday, July 20 | Basic Level National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) Practical Examination | 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Thursday, July 26 | American Heart Association (AHA) and Basic Life Support (BLS) Instructor Course | 1 to 5 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Tuesday, July 31 to Wednesday, Aug. 1 | Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Provider | 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.

August

  • Thursday, Aug. 2 | Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Renewal | 8:30 a.m. to noon | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Wednesday, Aug. 8 | Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Renewal Course | 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Tuesday, Aug. 14 | American Heart Association (AHA) Heartsaver and Basic Life Support (BLS) Instructor Renewal Course | 1 to 3 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Wednesday, Aug. 15 | Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Instructor Course | 8 a.m. to noon | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Monday, Aug. 20 to Friday, May 10, 2019 | Fall Paramedic Education Program | 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Tuesday, Aug. 21 | Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Instructor Course | 8 a.m. to noon | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Thursday, Aug. 23 to Friday, Aug. 24 | Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) Provider Course | 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Friday, Aug. 24 | Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) Refresher Course | 12:45 p.m. to 6 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.

September

  • Wednesday, Sept. 5 | Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Renewal Course | 8:30 a.m. to noon | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Wednesday, Sept. 12 to Thursday, Sept. 13 | Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course (ENPC) Provider | 7:45 a.m. to 5 p.m. | Mercy Medical Center | Cedar Rapids, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Friday, Sept. 14 | Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) Refresher Course | 12:45 p.m. to 6 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Tuesday, Sept. 18 to Wednesday, Sept. 19 | Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Provider | 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Thursday, Sept. 20 to Friday, Sept. 21 | Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course (ENPC) Provider | 7:45 a.m. to 5 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Friday, Sept. 21 | Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course (ENPC) Challenge | 7:45 a.m. to 4 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.

October

  • Monday, Oct. 1 to Tuesday, Oct. 2 | Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC) | 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Tuesday, Oct. 2 | Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC) Renewal | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Wednesday, Oct. 3 | Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Renewal | 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Monday, Oct. 8 to Tuesday, Oct. 9 | Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Provider | 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Tuesday, Oct. 9 | Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Instructor Update | 6 to 8 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Wednesday, Oct. 10 | Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Renewal Course | 8:30 a.m. to noon | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Wednesday, Oct. 10 to Thursday, Oct. 11 | Trauma Nursing Core Cource (TNCC) | 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. | Mercy Medical Center | Cedar Rapids, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Wednesday, Oct. 17 | Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Practical Exam Evaluator Workshop | 6 to 8 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Thursday, Oct. 18 to Friday, Oct. 19 | Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) Provider Course | 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Friday, Oct. 19 | Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) Refresher Course | 12:45 p.m. to 6 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Thursday, Oct. 25 | American Heart Association (AHA) Heartsaver and Basic Life Support (BLS) Instructor Course | 8 a.m. to noon | EMS Learning Resources Center | Get more information or register.

November

  • Wednesday, Nov. 14 | Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Renewal Course | 8:30 a.m. to noon | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Thursday, Nov. 15 | American Heart Association (AHA) Heartsaver and Basic Life Support (BLS) Instructor Renewal Course | 1 to 3 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Friday, Nov. 16 | Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) Refresher Course | 12:45 p.m. to 6 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Monday, Nov. 26 to Tuesday, Nov. 27 | Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Provider | 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.

December

  • Wednesday, Dec. 5 | Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Renewal | 8:30 a.m. to noon | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Tuesday, Dec. 11 to Wednesday, Dec. 12 | Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Provider | 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Wednesday, Dec. 12 | Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Renewal Course | 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Thursday, Dec. 13 to Friday, Dec. 14 | Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) Provider Course | 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Friday, Dec. 14 | Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) Refresher Course | 12:45 p.m. to 6 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.

2019

January

  • Thursday, Jan. 3 to Friday, Jan. 4 | Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Provider | 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.
  • Saturday, Jan. 5 | Basic Life Support (BLS) Training Center Faculty Update | 9 a.m. to noon | EMS Learning Resources Center | Iowa City, Iowa | Get more information or register.

Online Course Information

Cancellation Process: To cancel for a course, please send an email to emslrc@uiowa.edu with your name, course title, and date notifying us of cancellation. You will receive confirmation of cancellation within two business days and information in regards to any possible refund based on the cancellation policy of the course.

Refund Policy:

  • One month prior to course date: course tuition minus $50
  • Fourteen days prior to course date: 50 percent of course tuition
  • Less than fourteen days prior to course date: no refund

The EMSLRC reserves the right to cancel the program due to insufficient enrollment. In this event, you will be notified and your entire registration fee refunded.

The University of Iowa prohibits discrimination in employment, educational programs, and activities on the basis of race, national origin, color, creed, religion, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or associational preference. The University also affirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities and equal access to University facilities. For additional information contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Diversity, 319-335-0705.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact the EMSLRC in advance at 319-356-2597.