After completing the course, participants will be able to:
AHLS Instructors can then offer any of the AHLS courses in their area with a team of instructors.*
*Please note: Medical personnel (excluding EMT-B, and Respiratory Therapists) may become AHLS instructors. However, the AHLS Provider Course requires a team of instructors including a board-certified toxicologist and a physician (if toxicologist is not a physician) who is a current AHLS instructor. An AHLS Instructor may be from any health profession including paramedic (EMT-P only), nurse, physician assistant, physician and pharmacist.
EMT-I classified paramedics interested in becoming instructors must apply and be approved by the AHLS Administrative Policy Committee before attending an AHLS Instructor course.
The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
CEH Type: 4 Educator
Credit Designation Statement – Amedco LLC designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 knowledge-based contact hours for pharmacists. Pharmacists participating in the entire program and completing the post test will be awarded credit. No partial credit will be available.
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Credits in Canada
CANADA – Contact the course host about credits. These credits are not offered through AHLS, but have been approved by Canada in the past as follows:
AHLS is recognized by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) as a Traineeship under MOC Section 2 Self-Learning. (2 credits/hour = 33 credits for Provider Course (16.5 hrs) + 12 credits (6 hrs) for Instructor Course)
Members of the CFPC may apply directly for “Individual Consideration” to obtain Mainpro C (if they complete the exam – if not then it’s Mainpro M1).