We are an AHA, AAP, ARC and other authorized provider of healthcare/non-healthcare classes, courses, seminars, continuing education credits (CEUs), and continuing medical education (CMEs)!

Palm Desert Resuscitation Education (PDRE) – located within the Coachella Valley in Palm Desert, San Bernardino County in Redlands, Riverside County in Riverside (UCR), Orange County in Lake Forest, and now San Diego County in La Jolla (UCSD) – is among Southern California’s best and frontrunner in American Heart Association (AHA), American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), and other classroom-based and online education, up-to-date news and information delivery.

Founded in 2010, the UCR Chapter of AMSA, its student-governed constituents and leaders all want to advance PDRE’s mission of promoting healthier lives and assist in reducing the morbidity and mortality of cardiovascular diseases, stroke, and other medical emergencies through evidenced-based learning and professional education as per the most current AHA, AAP, ARC and other guidelines and recommendations.

Staffed by a dedicated team of highly qualified professional educators and stellar personnel with diverse and experienced healthcare backgrounds, PDRE offers education and training in AHA, AAP, ARC and other courses and/or certification(s) for healthcare professionals, allied health professionals, pre-medical students, and other non-healthcare providers or novice laypersons.

  • Fontana (92331, 92334, 92335, 92336, 92337)
  • Riverside (92501, 92504, 92505, 92502, 92503, 92506, 92507, 92513, 92514, 92515, 92516, 92517, 92519, 92521,92508, 92509, 92522)
  • Corona (92877, 92878, 92879, 92880, 92881, 92882, 92883)
  • Rancho Cucamonga (91730, 91701, 91729, 91737, 91739)
  • Upland (91784, 91785, 91786)
  • San Bernardino (92401, 92402, 92403, 92406, 92408, 92404, 92405, 92407, 92410, 92411, 92412, 92414, 92415, 92423, 92424, 92427, 92413, 92418)
  • Murrieta (92562, 92563, 92564)

Remember, before volunteering, interning, and actively participating in most healthcare-related extracurricular activities in hospitals, outpatient clinics and other health care settings, you need to have at least a Basic Life Support (BLS/CPR & AED) Certification by the American Heart Association (AHA).

These are inexpensiveenjoyableentertainingand one of the most professional out-of-site courses conveniently held near you at the University of California, Riverside (UCR) campus!

Let PDRE LLC and UCR AMSA help you in your journey into the medical field and beyond!

Please register below for your next AHA BLS (CPR & AED) and/or First Aid classes at the UCR Campus, presented by PDRE LLC and sponsored by the UCR Chapter of AMSA!

The location for this BLS/First Aid & CPR AED/ACLS/PALS/NRP/etc. course(s) is at the HUB Facilities or Orbach Science Library.

Highlander Union Building (HUB) 260: 900 University Ave., Riverside, CA 92521

Orbach Science Library: Floor 3, Rooms 308 to 310

Please call us for more information about the location and time of the course!

Non-UCR AMSA students, healthcare providers, and non-healthcare providers are welcome to take this BLS course!

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