Hawaii Online ACLS Recertification

Up to 8 AMA credits each (see below)

product image

State acceptance in Hawaii

Physicians: We are accepted by the HI Board of Medicine because we are accredited by AMA (category 1)

  1. Obtaining 40 or 20 category 1 or 1A CME hours in the following activities during the years 2014 or 2015: -Attending activities that provide category 1 or 1A CME hours; -Participating in internet activities that provide category 1 or 1A CME hours;

Verification link: https://cca.hawaii.gov/pvl/mypvl-and-renewal-faqs/

Nurses: We are accepted by the HI Board of Nursing because we are ANCC accredited

Verification link: https://cca.hawaii.gov/pvl/files/2013/06/2017renrequirements.doc.pdf

Dentists: We are accepted by the HI Board of Dentistry because we are accredited by ADA CERP

HAR Chapter 79 – Dentists and Dental Hygienists §16-79-142 Approved sponsoring organizations. Licensees shall comply with the CE program requirements by completing the requisite number of hours from courses offered by the following sponsoring organizations approved by the board, provided the courses meet the eligibility requirements of section 16-79-141: (3) ADA and its recognized specialty organizations; (4) ADA Continuing Education Recognition Program approved CE providers; (9) American Medical Association;

SUBCHAPTER 14 §16-79-141 Continuing education categories. (2) BLS courses: (A) Shall be completed, continuously current, and include a hands-on component; (B) Shall be sponsored by the American Heart Association, the American Red Cross, or from a sponsoring organization approved pursuant to section 16-79-143;

Pharmacists: We are accepted by the HI Board of Pharmacy because we are ACPE accredited

  1. What does the law require? All Hawaii licensed pharmacists must complete a minimum of 30 hours of approved continuing education during each licensing biennium and prior to December 31 of every odd numbered year
  2. What courses qualify as CE? All ACPE approved courses are acceptable towards the CE requirement.

Verification link: https://cca.hawaii.gov/pvl/mypvl-and-renewal-faqs/

EMS Workers: Our courses count in HI as acceptable CME

D. State-funded courses used for training and retraining of the EMS personnel shall include: State-approved CPR training, using at least the American Heart Association heart-saver course; E. The department of health shall approve all basic life support and advanced life support courses as required by the board of medical examiners.

Verification link: https://health.hawaii.gov/ems/home/chapter-72-state-comprehensive-ems-systems-rules-and-regulations/subchapter-3-system-component-standards/personnel-and-training/

Tattoo artists: Our bloodborne pathogen course is acceptable in HI

We are listed on the State of Hawai’i Sanitation Branch Tattoo Information page at: https://health.hawaii.gov/san/tattoo-lists/

Click on Tatoo Procedures 2017

Tatoo artists must take a bloodborne pathogen course.

§321-374 License required; exemptions. (1) Passed a blood borne pathogen course developed specifically for the tattoo industry, approved by the director, within two years of the date of application;

In-person training

If you prefer sit-down, in-person training for ACLS, we have you covered.

Kona Community Hospital / 79 1019 Haukapila Street Education Department Kealakekua, HI 96750

AED Institute of America, Inc. / 677 Ala Moana Blvd. Ste 605 Honolulu, HI 96813

The Queen’s Medical Center / 1301 Punchbowl St Honolulu, HI 96813-2402

Total number of locations: 10. These locations CAN provide American Heart Association-branded provider cards if needed.

To schedule a session, please see our in-person scheduling page.


Pacific Medical Training Course Acceptance Chart

Life saving stories

Here's a few stories that warmed our heart. Just sharing and thanking you for choosing a career that helps people that need it most.