This course is similar to the ACLS ® course but is designed for medical professionals involved in paediatric emergencies. These professionals include nurses, final year medical students, advanced life support (ALS) paramedics and medical practitioners (GPs and specialists).
This scenario based course includes the management and stabilisation of paediatric patients suffering from respiratory and cardiac emergencies.
Participants will practise skills and patient management in the form of scenarios on specially designed, state-of-the-art computerised equipment.
After successful completion of the course (written and practical assessment), participants will receive an American Heart Association (AHA) certificate which is valid for two years.
Course duration: 2 days
CEUs: 33 (including 2 CEUs for ethics)
Prerequisite: Current basic life support for healthcare providers certification
This course can be presented at a FECC campus or at a site mutually acceptable to parties.