Advanced Life Support Refresher


Duration: 4.25 hours

This course is suitable for health professionals working in high-acuity settings such as community accident and medical clinics, independent midwives, paramedics, anaesthetic technicians, perioperative nurses, locum medical staff and others that already hold an ACLS or NZRC CORE certificate and need to re-certify at an advanced level.  This course is recognised by the  RNZCUC, ANZCA, RACS, and the NZDA as approved CME/MOPS activity. It is endorsed by The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners (RNZCGP) and approved for 8 CME credits for Maintenance of Professional Standards (MOPS), this course is also approved for Registrars in the GPEP programme. The course covers everything included in the Basic Life Support for Health Professionals programme, plus:

Inclusions

  • Use of suction and insertion of oropharyngeal airways
  • Supraglottic airway device (eg. LMA/i-gel) insertion during CPR
  • Overview of endotracheal intubation and wave form capnography
  • Manual defibrillation
  • Synchronised Cardioversion & Transcutaneous Pacing
  • ECG recognition  
  • Administration of emergency drugs
  • Intraosseous access  
  • Adult and child cardiac and peri-arrest simulations
  • Principles of crisis management and team work in a crisis

Upcoming Courses

Wednesday, 16 January 2019
  • Cost $250.00 plus GST per person
  • Location: Auckland City Hospital Clinical Skills Centre view map
  • Class size: Maximum 20 students
  • Time: From 5:15pm to 9:00pm
Sunday, 20 January 2019
  • Cost $250.00 plus GST per person
  • Location: Auckland City Hospital Clinical Skills Centre view map
  • Class size: Maximum 20 students
  • Time: From 8:15am to 1:00pm
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
  • Cost $250.00 plus GST per person
  • Location: Auckland City Hospital - Clinical Skills Centre Level 4 Support Building view map
  • Class size: Maximum 20 students
  • Time: From 5:00pm to 9:30pm
Saturday, 9 February 2019
  • Cost $250.00 plus GST per person
  • Location: Auckland City Hospital - Clinical Skills Centre - Level 4 view map
  • Class size: Maximum 20 students
  • Time: From 8:00am to 1:00pm
Wednesday, 20 February 2019
  • Cost $250.00 plus GST per person
  • Location: Auckland City Hospital - Clinical Skills Centre view map
  • Class size: Maximum 20 students
  • Time: From 5:00pm to 9:30pm
Wednesday, 13 March 2019
  • Cost $250.00 plus GST per person
  • Location: Auckland City Hospital - Clinical Skills Centre Level 4 Support Building view map
  • Class size: Maximum 20 students
  • Time: From 5:00pm to 9:30pm
Saturday, 23 March 2019
  • Cost $250.00 plus GST per person
  • Location: Auckland City Hospital - Clinical Skills Centre - Level 4 Support Building view map
  • Class size: Maximum 20 students
  • Time: From 8:45am to 1:00pm
Wednesday, 27 March 2019
  • Cost $250.00 plus GST per person
  • Location: Auckland City Hospital - Clinical Skills Centre Level 4 Support Building view map
  • Class size: Maximum 20 students
  • Time: From 5:00pm to 9:00pm
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Well organised course, simulation was helpful especially using the defibs and cardiac monitor. Online quiz was helpful before doing the course
House Officer Middle More Hospital
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