The ALERT Course

Acute Life-threatening Emergencies, Recognition and Treatment (ALERT)

This innovative course is designed to provide clinicians with essential skills relating to the assessment and management of patients who are experiencing life threatening emergencies.

The two day program will cover a variety of clinical conditions, which if not recognised and treated promptly may result in either death or significant morbidity for the patient.

This course is designed to facilitate the application of a problem solving approach to the assessment and management of a wide variety of patient conditions.

Since 2002 more than 100 ALERT courses have been conducted and thousands of medical officers, nurses and professional ambulance officers from a variety of clinical areas have attended the course with excellent reviews.

This course will present the latest in research and management guidelines for each of the conditions discussed.

With Critical Care Education Services you can book early with confidence. We have never cancelled a course, and many of our programs sell out regularly. Register now to secure your place.


This course has received accreditation from the RACGP for 40 Category 1 points in the 2017-2019 triennium. ALM number 99781.

This course has also received accreditation from ACRRM for 30 PRPD points and 30 MOPS points in the 2017-2019 triennium. ACRRM ID: 8929.

This course is also recognized by the RANZCR for 12 CPD points under category 6 of the CPD handbook. Recognized by the RACP for 12 MyCPD points, and also recognized by various other medical colleges.

Nurses completing this program earn 12 CPD hours towards their ongoing education.

Course Dates

Melbourne, VIC

19 Apr 2018

St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne: Michael Chamberlain Lecture Theatre

Sydney, NSW

25 May 2018

Mantra Parramatta

Melbourne, VIC

30 Jun 2018

St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne: Michael Chamberlain Lecture Theatre

Perth, WA

12 Sep 2018

Mercure Hotel Perth

Brisbane, QLD

02 Nov 2018

Hotel Grand Chancellor Brisbane

For More Information

For more information regarding this course and any dates upon which it is scheduled, or to enquire about hosting this course at your organisation, please contact us.