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Program

Day One

Time Subject/Activity
0815 - 0850 Registration, coffee & tea
0850 - 0900 Welcome, Introduction
0900 - 1000 Epidemiology & Causes of Cardiac Arrest
1000 - 1030 Morning Tea, Networking
1030 - 1130 Assessment & Management of Airway & Ventilation including airway obstruction. Assessment & Management of C-spine
1130 - 1230 Assessment & Management of Circulation
1230 - 1300 The Recognition and Management of Anaphylaxis
1300 - 1330 Lunch, Networking
1330 - 1645 Skills Stations: (including Afternoon Tea)
- Airway Management;
- CPR – Adult; Child; Infant;
- Automated External Defibrillation (AED)

Day Two

Time Subject/Activity
0815 - 0850 Registration, coffee & tea
0900 - 1030 Life Threatening Arrhythmias: recognition, assessment & management. Overview of Electrocardiography, Ventricular Tachycardia, Ventricular Fibrillation, Asystole, Electro-mechanical Dissociation (EMD) or Pulseless Electrical Activity (PEA), Ventricular Ectopic Beats (VEB’s), Idioventricular Rhythm, Torsade de Pointes, Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
1030 - 1100 Morning Tea, Networking
1100 - 1130 Life Threatening Arrhythmias continued
1130 - 1230 Defibrillation: Keeping it safe
1230 - 1300 Lunch, Networking
1300 - 1645 Skills Stations: (including Afternoon Tea)
- Arrhythmia Recognition & Pharmacology
- Intubation & Laryngeal Mask Airway Insertion
- Defibrillation – Manual, External and Transcutaneous Pacing
- Simulated Arrest & Case Scenarios Focusing on Leadership & Team Skills
1645 - 1700 Discussion of Assessment Process & Workshop Evaluation

More about the course

Location

Westmead Private Hospital Cnr Mons Road & Darcy Road Westmead Sydney NSW 2145

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