Designed to provide essential skills relating to the assessment and management of Paediatric patients with life threatening arrhythmias.
Face-to-Face courses have resumed dependent on location and subject to change as directed by the State and Federal Governments. We are monitoring Covid-19 government guidelines closely. If a course is postponed due to restrictions on gatherings you will have the option to cancel your booking and receive a full refund.

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.

Upcoming Workshops

Melbourne, VIC - 16 May 2021

Paediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS): Melbourne 16 May 2021

Sydney, NSW - 23 May 2021

Paediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS): Sydney 23 May 2021

Melbourne, VIC - 25 Jun 2021

Paediatric Advanced Life Support (Blended) Melbourne 25 June 2021

Previous Dates

Brisbane, QLD - 28 Mar 2021

Paediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS): Brisbane 28 March 2021

Sydney, NSW - 14 Mar 2021

Paediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS): Sydney 14 March 2021

Brisbane, QLD - 28 Feb 2021

Paediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS): Brisbane 28 February 2021

Melbourne, VIC - 14 Feb 2021

Paediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS): Melbourne 14 February 2021

Brisbane, QLD - 20 Dec 2020

Paediatric Advanced Life Support: Brisbane 20 December 2020

More Information

For more information regarding this course, upcoming dates, or to enquire about hosting this course at your organisation, please let us know.

International Delegates

International health professionals are welcome to attend our courses in Australia however unfortunately we can't assist with any visa applications or sponsorship.