The 4-minute introductory video below explains how to use this website as a complete ACLS study guide to prepare for AHA ACLS certification. This video will help you navigate through the site and make the most of your time here.
If you are new to ACLS or you would like a guided approach to reviewing all of the training materials, the interactive course guide is designed to provide this. You can access the interactive course guide at any time from the top navigation under the “admin menu.”
You can also download the checklist located in the download library here. This checklist will ensure that you cover all of the content on the site.
This website was created with the purpose of being a complete ACLS study guide in your preparation for ACLS certification.
Step 1: Review the Knowledge Base.
If you do not use the interactive course guide, your first step will be to review the knowledge base in the left hand navigation on this site. If you are using a mobile device, you will find the knowledge base material in the learning menu located in the upper right hand corner.
In the knowledge base you will find up-to-date information about all of the major ACLS algorithms. You will also find a comprehensive review of all of the major ECG rhythms that you will encounter in emergencies.
Step 2: Test your knowledge in the Quizzes and Scenarios Department.
The second step in the ACLS study guide will be to access the Quizzes and Scenarios department located in the left hand navigation. In this section start with all of the ACLS Quizzes and then work your way in to the megacode scenarios.
The quizzes and megacode scenarios are multiple choice tests that will challenge your knowledge and prepare you for ACLS certification testing.
Step 3: Use the video department to achieve mastery of your skills.
The third step you will take as you work your way through the site will be to access the video department located in the left hand navigation. In the video department, you will be challenged with the Megacode Series Videos and Rapid Rhythm Identification videos. These videos take you through real time megacode scenarios and rhythm reviews that will help you master all of the ACLS algorithms.
Also found in the video department, are video reviews of the ACLS algorithms and other important content that you will need to know for ACLS certification.
Use this brief ACLS study guide to help direct your use of this site so that you can learn and master ACLS.