Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support

Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) is an advanced AHA certification class for healthcare providers. It’s designed to enhance provider skills in the treatment of the adult victim of a cardiac arrest or other cardiopulmonary emergencies.

  • 2-Year AHA certification
  • $200 New or Renewal ACLS Certification
  • $50 ACLS Provider Manual
  • Accredited by the American Heart Association!
  • Class Running Time: Approximately 10 Hours

ACLS Certification Classes and Training

(ACLS) Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support

ACLS is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest and other cardiovascular emergencies. This includes but does not limit personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care and critical care units.

ACLS Students will receive an American Heart Association BLS Provider certification card (valid for 2 years) immediately upon successful completion of this class (Multiple choice test required).


Must be proficient in
BLS skills AND complete the ACLS Precourse Self-Assessment and Precourse Work through Please allow 3-4 hours to complete the pretest and required online videos (must score 70% or better, but may be retaken if necessary). Successful completion of the ACLS Precourse Self-Assessment and Precourse Work will result in the certificate needed for admission to the in-person class component of the course.

This AHA ACLS Provider class covers the following topics:

important information

CE Credits
CE credits are issued to CA dental workers and dentists including DDS, DMD, RDA and RDHs. Please ask & request them at the time of class.

AHA now offers Continuing Education units through CAPCE (Commission on Accreditation for Pre-Hospital Continuing Education) for EMS professionals.
No other professions receive CE Credits.


BLS Book Policy
(Product Number: 20-1102 ISBN: 978-1-61669-768-6) $20

The AHA requires students to bring the current BLS book to their CPR training class. If you purchase the book from us, you will pick it up on the day of your course. We do not ship the book and you cannot pick up the book prior to class.

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The class was great! We used mannequins that had light indicators. The room is comfortable. Location is very convenient.
Abbey Bear
Abbey Bear
Kathy was a wonderful, informative, and efficient instructor. She made me feel very comfortable in my life-saving skills and I will definitely be back whenever I need to renew.
Jesus Maldonado
Jesus Maldonado
The teacher was lovely. Was greeted as soon as I walked in the door. The learning experience was super easy and was able to retain all of the information. I am confident in being able to use cpr in case I need it. Can’t wait to come back in another 2 years
Cynthia Vargas
Cynthia Vargas
CPR class by Kathy was very informative and thorough. She was helpful and kind. Great teacher
denise aguilar
denise aguilar
This is my second time coming to Save A Life CPR, and I would definitely recommend this training site to anybody needing certification. Class takes about an hour and a half, and the instructor Kathy is very thorough and helpful.
My favorite CPR - BLS training center .
Alexis Webb
Alexis Webb
Very informative class
Mira Qureshi
Mira Qureshi
Amazing CPR with a video and in person practice instructor, definitely recommend to anyone! Very thorough and clear!
Kayla Rivera
Kayla Rivera
I really enjoyed coming here! The class was very informative, and I gained a lot of knowledge from this class! I definitely recommend 10/10!!

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(ACLS) Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support​

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Renewal (ACLS) Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support​

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ACLS Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support​ (Online Course & Skills Check)

This Class Has Two Parts:

  • Part 1: Online portion (Can be completed in approximately 3-8 hours based on experience).
    As soon as you register, you will receive a registration email which includes a link to take the online course for your class. This must be completed before the hands-on portion.
  • Part 2: A hands-on skills session with one of our AHA authorized CPR instructors. (30 Minutes – 1 Hour)
**Recommended for: MDs, RNs, Paramedics, EMTs, and Medical Personnel with Busy Schedules. (If you are taking ACLS for the first time, we highly recommend that you take the full 10 hour course. You can check out our schedule here)

Find a Nearby American Heart Association ACLS Certification Class In Southern California

The Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Course is the American Heart Association’s course for Experienced Providers. With locations servicing Los Angeles County and Orange County and the option to choose from in-person courses or blended online classes, there’s a ACLS Certification Class for the way you learn best.


Our ACLS certification program also includes a recertification or renewal component for current ACLS card holders.

We offer ACLS renewal classes in a quick blended online course learning program that takes into account the often hectic schedules of medical professionals and medical students. In this course, students are given the greater portion of the instruction online. After completing the coursework through CPR distance-learning, students are simply asked to come in to our Los Angeles La Mirada office location for a skills test/check. Once this is completed, students are issued their ACLS certification eCard and may begin or continue their medical career in the same way.

Purchase a BLS/ACLS Combo Pack & Save $$!

Save A Life CPR offers bundles to help you save time and & money! Perfect for nursing students and other medical professionals. You’ll have the option to purchase the BLS class addon at the time of ACLS enrollment.

Join us for our American Heart Association ACLS & BLS Certification Training Courses!

Basic & Advanced Medical Courses & Skill Checks

BLS CPR Certification

Online Hybrid ACLS Class

  • In-person ACLS Class
  • Price: $250
  • Same Day Certification
  • 2 year Certification

Classroom BLS

Basic Life Support (BLS)

  • In-person CPR Class
  • Price: $60
  • Same Day Certification
  • 2 year Certification

Heartcode Pulse Check

BLS Provider Skills Test

This is for anyone who has already taken the online course through the AHA. You should have a printable certificate of completion from the AHA BLS online course.