Pediatric Advanced Emergency Assessment, Recognition, and Stabilization (PEARS)® is updated to reflect the2010 AHA Guidelines for CPR and ECC, PEARS helps healthcare providers develop the knowledge and skills needed for emergency evaluation and treatment of seriously ill infants and children.
PEARS teaches providers how to recognize respiratory distress, shock, and cardiac arrest, and provide appropriate lifesaving interventions within the initial minutes of response until the child is transferred to an advanced life support provider. The goal of PEARS is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured infants and children, resulting in improved outcomes.â

Course Details

Course Content

·         Pediatric assessment

·         Assessment and management of respiratory problems

·         Recognition and management of shock

·         Identification and management of cardiac arrest

·         Resuscitation team concept



·         Improves competency in pediatric basic life support

·         Learning stations and practice reinforce essential skills

·         Course video allows students actually see and hear critically ill children

·         Enhances skills in recognizing shock, respiratory failure, and cardiopulmonary emergencies


Intended Audience:
All healthcare professionals including physicians, dentists, dental assistants, nurses, physical therapists, respiratory therapists, occupational therapists, registered pharmacists, CNA’s, EMT’s, paramedics and emergency first responders. Also includes all healthcare professions, related students.


Accreditations & Certifications:

  • International Certification from the American Heart Association in Advanced Cardiac Life Support for Healthcare Providers - Wallet Card (Certificate validity is for 2 years)
  • International Health & Safety Training Center Attendance Wall Display Certificate
  • Course approved by Dubai Corporation of Ambulance Services (DCAS)
  • Course approved by Dubai Healthcare City under IHSTC - Academic Permit
  • Certificates are issued on the same day of training to all persons completing the course
  • Certified & licensed Clinical Instructors by DCAS teaching the course.


International Health & Safety Training Center training advantage: -

  • Flexible Training Options
  • Training at Your Facility (In House) Or at Our Training Center Facility
  • Flexible date selection options
  • Select from our daily running courses - morning and evening sessions
  • International Trained Instructors
  • Certified & licensed Clinical Instructors by DCAS teaching the course
  • Group Discounts Available
  • State of The Art Medical Training Facility


To check CME/CPD requirement for your medical profession from respective Government Authorities:

  • Health Authority Abu Dhabi (HAAD) - Click here
  • Ministry of Health (MOH) - Click here
  • Dubai Healthcare City Authority - Center of Planning and Quality (CPQ DHCA) - Click here
  • Dubai Health Authority (DHA) - Click here



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Course Format/Time
PEARS is a classroom-based, Instructor-led course.

Course Times*

Full course: 
Option 1, following the BLS Competency Lesson = approximately 6 hours
Option 2, with CPR testing during Team Dynamics practice = approximately 6.5 hours 

Update Course:
Option 1 = approximately 5 hours
Option 2 = approximately 6 hours

*Additional time for breaks and lunch should be added to all course times

Course Completion Card and/or Continuing Education
Students who successfully complete this course will receive an AHA PEARS Provider course completion card, valid for two years.

Language Options:
The course is available is both English and Arabic

6 - 6.5 HoursInternational Health & Safety Training CenterPEARS
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