Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition & Stabilization (PEARS)

The Pediatric Emergency Assessment Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) course at CPR Plus focuses on the identification of pediatric victims at risk of severe cardiopulmonary distress and early intervention. The on-site American Heart Association (AHA) training teaches the leading industry standards required for healthcare providers and OSHA compliance.

Contact CPR Plus to sign up for a PEARS course in the St. Louis area.

CPR Plus delivers convenient in-person training to your office space to accommodate your company’s schedule. We also help individuals who are seeking PEARS certification by offering classes at multiple locations throughout the St. Louis.

Upon successful completion of the course, a certification card will be issued within 24 hours or even the same day of the class. The card is valid for two years.

This PEARS training program will methodically guide students through the following areas:

  • Pediatric assessment
  • Respiratory compromise and arrest recognition and management
  • Circulatory compromise and arrest recognition and management
  • Shock recognition and management
  • Resuscitation team concept
  • Chain of survival

The training’s interactive and hands-on lesson plan is designed for healthcare providers who see critically ill children, as well as any healthcare provider who might encounter pediatric patients. This list includes, but is not limited to, physicians and nurses specializing in pediatrics as well as healthcare professionals not specializing in pediatrics such as school nurses and respiratory therapists.

CPR Plus offers another unique way to become PEARS certified. The HeartCode® PEARS program is a great option for students who want to learn outside of the traditional classroom setting. This two-part, online opportunity gives students the freedom to review material at their own pace.