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 advanced certificate and need to re-certify (note: This does not 'recertify' any NZRC courses). 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. 

Inclusions

  • Adult/child & infant CPR with bag-valve-mask
  • 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
  • Use of AEDs & manual defibrillation
  • Synchronised Cardioversion & Transcutaneous Pacing
  • ECG recognition  
  • Administration of emergency drugs
  • Intraosseous access  (some streams only)
  • Adult and child cardiac and peri-arrest simulations
  • Principles of crisis management and team work in a crisis

Upcoming Courses

Saturday, 17 October 2020
  • Cost $250.00 plus GST per person
  • Location: Auckland City Hospital Clinical Skills Centre view map
  • Class size: Maximum 20 students
  • Time: From 8:45am to 1:00pm
Tuesday, 27 October 2020
  • 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 9:30pm
Wednesday, 11 November 2020
  • 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 9:30pm
Saturday, 14 November 2020
  • 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
Sunday, 22 November 2020
  • 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
Saturday, 5 December 2020
  • 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
Sunday, 13 December 2020
  • 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
Tuesday, 15 December 2020
  • 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 5:15pm to 9:30pm
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Thanks for the refresher course (ACLS) today. Awesome instructors. Well set up, realistic scenarios and great training session.
Urgent Care Doctor- Auckland City
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