ACLS Instructor Renewal Criteria

Thank you for your interest in American Heart Association ACLS Instructor Renewal Training with CPR Seattle. CPR Seattle offers renewal classes to those who are aligned with our Training Center. We welcome new instructors! Feel free to call our staff 8:30am - 5:00pm Monday - Friday with any questions you might have (206-504-3280 or Or for more information on how to align with us you can visit our American Heart Association Training Center Information page.

Eligibility for ACLS Instructor Renewal

  1. Instructor must be aligned with CPR Seattle. For information on aligning with us, please visit our American Heart Association Training Center Information page.

  2. Instructor must hold a current ACLS Instructor card.

  3. Instructor must have taught four ACLS classes since their current instructor card was issued.

  4. Instructor must have completed any AHA updates required within the previous two years.

  5. Instructor must be able to demonstrate exemplary ACLS and BLS skills.

Instructors who do not meet the renewal eligibility criteria listed above can attend an initial ACLS Instructor Training course.

Required Teaching Materials

To order materials call CPR Seattle (206-504-3280,

  • ACLS Instructor Package 15-1006 (ACLS Instructor Manual 15-1003, ACLS Provider Manual 15-1005, ACLS Course Video 15-1004, ACLS Poster Set 15-1042, ACLS Emergency Crash Cart Cards 15-1008)

Items can also be purchased individually:

  • ACLS Provider Manual 15-1005
  • ACLS Instructor Manual 15-1003
  • ACLS Course Video 15-1004
  • ACLS Poster Set 15-1042
  • ACLS Emergency Crash Cart Cards 15-1008