This workshop brings together some of the most experienced resuscitation educators and instructors in Australia, and is designed to provide essential skills relating to the assessment and management of Paediatric patients with life threatening arrhythmias & respiratory emergencies management. The presenters will emphasise a problem solving approach to the management of emergency situations using the latest Australian Resuscitation Council Guidelines for Paediatric Advanced Life Support.
This workshop will provide the participant with skills relating to paediatric cardiac monitoring, recognition of life threatening arrhythmias, management of respiratory emergencies including advanced airway management, alternatives to IV access including intraosseous access, defibrillation and pharmacology considerations in the paediatric patient.
Whilst all candidates will have their skills monitored and assessed throughout the practical sessions, this workshop will be supported by the option of having your competence assessed & accredited for an additional $165. Further details will be provided with your confirmation of registration.
Numbers are limited for these workshops, and due to popularity we advise you to register early to ensure your place.
We have never cancelled a course, so with Critical Care Education Services you can book early with confidence.
This Course is designed for all medical staff, nursing staff, and other health care professionals who need to be capable of providing immediate emergency care to their paediatric patients.
Prior to attending this PALS course it is recommended that participants have completed a comprehensive Basic Life Support (BLS) course or equivalent within the last 12 to 18 months.
Online learning options
We're working hard to develop a self-paced online version of this course which will contain all of the lecture information as well as video demonstrations. This will then need to be supported by attendance at a hands-on skill station session at a later date. This blended mode of delivery is designed to provide flexibility while maintaining the outstanding quality of education you've come to expect. More details will be available soon so please check back here.
This course has received accreditation from the RACGP for 40 Category 1 points in the 2020 - 2022 triennium. ALM number 184818.
This course has also received accreditation from ACRRM for 10 ALS points in the 2020-2022 triennium. ACRRM ID: 8926.
Participants in the ANZCA CPD program may claim this course as an emergency response activity’s in their CPD portfolio. Emergency response activity: Cardiac arrest
Recognition code: ER-17-CA-094
CPD points can also be claimed from RANZCR, RACP, and various other medical colleges.
Nursing attending this program earn 6 CPD Hours towards their ongoing education.