Clinical Training Center & Sharjah Surgical Institute is proud to be an American Heart Association (AHA) International Training Center (ITC).

Clinical Training Center is situated inside College of Medicine, University of Sharjah is an authorized American Heart Association International Training Center. The center mainly train health care professionals on Life Support courses mainly Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) courses at the center. 

For Registration, please send your interest to

Joby Simon Thadathil​
Training Officer
Clinical and Surgical Training Center


Basic Life Support:
The Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers Course is a 1 DAY course designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare profession-als the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED,and relieve chok-ing in a safe, timely and effective manner.

Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)
The Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) is an advanced, instructor-led classroom course that highlights the importance of team dynamics and communication, systems of care and immediate post-cardiac-arrest care. It also covers airway management and related phar-macology. In this course,
skills are taught in large, group sessions and small, group learning and testing stations where case-based scenar-ios are presented.

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