Basic Life Support Update (Clinical Staff)

 

        Who Can Apply?

It is a widely recognised that competence in Basic Life Support procedures deteriorates rapidly with time.

 

This course is suitable for staff who have a clinical background and have previously undertaken a Basic Life Support course.

 

        Course Aims/Brief Outline

            To update candidates on current CPR guidelines and skills including:

  • Recognising cardio-respiratory arrest

  • Understanding the chain of survival

  • How to get appropriate help

  • ABC principles for basic life support

  • Performing CPR

  • Recovery position

  • Dealing with choking

  • Recognising the risks of contamination

  • Use of oxygen, artificial airways and ventilation bags

  • Use of AED

Duration

    1½ Hours

Dates

A list of current dates can be found on the Resus. Dept page on Sharepoint.

Please call the Training Dept on Ext: 4374 (01535 29 4374) to book.

 

    

Fee       

    INTERNAL CANDIDATES -  Free

    EXTERNAL CANDIDATES - Click here for a list of charges

 

 To book email the Training Department or call Ext: 4374