This 4-hour non-assessed course aims to refresh learners’ skills, knowledge and confidence when providing advanced resuscitation (ACLS) in emergencies. The course emphasises practical skills in an interactive learning environment.
This course is equivalent to the CORE Immediate programme (previously known as CPR level 4/5) and recommended for health professionals, including fellows, nurses, dental specialists, radiographers, physiotherapists, chiropractors and other non-clinical staff.
WHAT THIS COURSE COVERS
The course contains theory and practical scenarios covering the following topics:
- Collapse management
- Basic resuscitation
- Automated external defibrillator (AED)
- Foreign body airway obstruction
- Advanced resuscitation techniques
- Use of oxygen in cardiac arrest
- Basic airway adjuncts
- Drugs in cardiac arrest
PREREQUISITES AND REQUIREMENTS
Before attending the training, the learners will be expected to acquire the necessary theory by completing Self-directed learning. Self-directed online learning must be completed a minimum of one week before attending the course.
The classroom session goes straight into summative and formative practice. Each skill station starts with a demonstration of the required standard by the instructor, followed by a practice/tutorial period.
The course is suited to those who know and understand Basic Life Support and are trained in a healthcare-related profession.
This course is approved as a CPD activity by:
Learners must be physically capable of kneeling on the floor to do CPR.
Important note: this course does not replace the Workplace first aid compliant training nor the required biannual First aid recertification.
A minimum of 5 participants is required for the course. In the event of fewer than 5 participants, the course may be deferred or cancelled.
The price includes a First Aid Manual book and CPR valve keyring: $250 incl. GST per person
Group booking: $1750+GST for up to 12 people
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