CarolinaEast AHA Training Center


The American Heart Association’s mission is "Building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke." CarolinaEast Training Center has partnered with the AHA to work towards achieving that goal by:

  • Improving the chain of survival and acute care treatment
  • Enhancing prevention and disease management
  • Increasing the number of instructors, providers, partnerships, training materials and programs.   

CarolinaEast has been an American Heart Association Training Center since 2010. Our staff serve as regional liaisons to the AHA and act as resources for a large network of instructors.

For more information, contact Judy Pierce, Training Center Coordinator, at (252) 633-8165 or jpierce@carolinaeasthealth.com.              

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2017 COURSE SCHEDULE

Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers
Offered at 7:30 a.m. or 1:00 p.m. on the dates below.

  • January 31
  • February 28
  • March 28
  • April 25
  • May 23
  • June 27
  • July 25
  • August 29
  • September 26
  • October 24
  • November 28
  • December 8

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) for Healthcare Providers - Re-certification
Offered at 8:00 a.m. on the dates below.

  • January 6
  • April 21
  • September 22
  • November 3

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) for Healthcare Providers - Initial Certification
Two day course, offered February 2-3 at 8:00 a.m.        

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) for Healthcare Providers - Re-certification
Offered at 8:00 a.m. on the dates below.

  • January 13
  • February 17
  • April 13
  • September 15
  • October 13
  • November 4

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) for Healthcare Providers - Initial Certification
Two day course, offered May 18-19 and December 14-15 at 8:00 a.m.                                                                   

2016-2017 COURSE FEE SCHEDULE:

  • BLS for Healthcare Providers -- $80.00 (includes class, book, study packet and card)
  • ACLS for Healthcare Providers -- $135.00 (includes class, book and card)
  • PALS for Healthcare Providers -- $180.00 (includes class, book and card)
  • Instructor BLS/HeartSaver for Healthcare Providers -- $500.00 (includes Instructor kit, class, book and card)
  • Skills Check-Off -- $50.00 (by appointment only)
  • Replacement Card (Individual) -- $10.00 (allow five days)                    
  • Completion Cards (Instructor) -- $5.00/participant          
  • Training Center Affiliation Fee (Instructor) -- $50/year

NO REFUNDS WILL BE GIVEN.

*Fee Disclaimer for American Heart Association courses*
The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in BLS, ACLS and PALS and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the American Heart Association.Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the Association.