ALS Algorithm & Defibrillation Safety

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Provides skills to apply the advanced life support algorithm and provide safe defibrillation

Course Content:

  • Presentation and discussion covering ALS algorithm
  • Shockable and non-shockable cardiac arrest rhythm
  • Familiarisation with the defibrillator and pad
  • Safe delivery of shock
  • Mini cardiac arrest scenarios
  • Advanced airway techniques 

Included in cost:

  • Teaching by experienced clinicians
  • Pre reading (provided 2 weeks prior)
  • Hands on skills practice

This course is suitable for nurses, GPs, medical officers and paramedics with recent clinical practice. Over the course of 4 hours (8:30 am - 12:30 pm) a maximum group of up to 10 people will participate in small group scenarios. The session is RACGP certified (QI&CME CAT 2, 7 points), ACRRM certified (8 PRPD points + 8 PRPD EM MOPS points) and NMBA certified (4 CPD points for nurses/midwives).  The course costs $275 per participant.