Ascension Providence Education Department offers a variety of educational programs to associates, as well as to the community. Training programs are designed to meet the standards of the American Heart Association (AHA) and other applicable licensing and/or regulatory agencies. The PHN Education Department is dedicated to providing healthcare professionals with the highest quality of continuing nursing education programs. We are an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Course registration is limited. For more information regarding availability, please contact Ascension Providence Health Center Education Department at 254-751-4799.
Skills Demonstration Requirements
For BLS, ACLS PALS classroom setting: Please wear loose, comfortable clothing to class. All PHN employees are required to follow the Ascension Providence Health Center’s dress code policy when attending trainings or class. Non-PHN employees must wear comfortable business casual attire. You will be practicing skills that require you to work on your hands and knees, and the course requires bending, standing and lifting. If you have any physical condition that might prevent you from engaging in these activities, please tell an instructor. The instructor may be able to adjust the equipment if you have back, knee or hip problems.
AHA Course Fee Disclaimer:
The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA.
American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider (HCP) Class
FEE: $60 – Book is included
American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS) HeartCode (HC) Part I
FEE: Heartcode BLS Part 1 is available for purchase through AHA. Please see their website: $30 Skills Test
American Heart Association (AHA) Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Class
CNE Contact Hours: 14.50 (2-day course)
FEE: $240 (2-day); $120 (Recert) – Book is included
American Heart Association (AHA) Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Heartcode (HC)
Contact Hours are offered by American Heart Association.
FEE: Heartcode ACLS Part 1 is available for purchase through AHA. Please see their website: $80 Skills Test/Check off
American Heart Association (AHA) Pediatric Advance Life Support (PALS) Class
CNE Contact Hours: 14.08 (2-day course)
FEE: $240 (2-day); $120 (Recert) – Book included
Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Course
FEE: $45 Skills test; $60 book
Please call Education Department at 254-751-4799
Mondays – Fridays between 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. for more information.
Cancellation & Refund Policy
Ascension Providence (PHN) reserves the right to cancel a program at any time. If Ascension Providence cancels a program, participants will receive a full refund on the program fee. Otherwise, no credit or refund is available.