Training for Residents and Fellows

Life Support Training

The Graduate Medical Education Office offers Life Support certification and re-certification training to Housestaff at no charge. Please see upcoming training dates and requirements below.

Register For Training

You will need to provide the following information when registering for a course: name, department, best contact number and previous certification expiration date. Register via email reply to the Graduate Medical Education Office’s announcement email forthcoming in late winter. If you do not attend the course you are scheduled for, and you don’t call to cancel, you may be billed for the cost of the course.

ACLS/BLS Training

ACLS/BLS training is offered at Harbor-UCLA and must be scheduled through the GME Office. All courses held are from 8:00 to 17:00. Upcoming dates:

  • Re-Certification: March 16th
  • Re-Certification: April 13th
  • Re-Certification: May 18th
  • Certification: June 18th-19th (new-hires only)

PALS/BLS

PALS training is offered to Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pediatric, and Surgery trainees. The training is offered at Harbor-UCLA and must be scheduled through the GME Office per emailed instructions forthcoming in late winter. All courses held are from 8:00 to 17:00. Upcoming course dates:

  • Re-Certification: March 16th
  • Re-Certification: April 13th
  • Re-Certification: May 18th
  • Certification: Orientation week: June 18th-19th (new-hires only)

ATLS

ATLS training is offered to licensed Surgery, Emergency Medicine trainees and also to OMFS trainees. ATLS courses must be scheduled through Ms. Nicole Perez (310) 222-1912. You must schedule training at least 60 days in advance of the training date as courses fill up quickly (16 spots available).

  • Certification: TBD

NRP

Neonatal Resuscitation training is offered to Emergency Medicine, Pediatric, OBGYN, and Family Medicine trainees. All trainees may register through the Pediatric Department. Space is limited to a first come, first serve basis.

NOTE: Re-Certification courses are for people with current certification that will expire prior to the training course date. If your certification has expired, you must take the full two day course.