Medical Emergencies

Paediatric Basic Life Support

Contributes 45 minutes to your CPD

£6.99

(or included in your £37.99 yearly subscription)

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Course Details:

This course will help guide staff with their understanding of what is involved in Paediatric Basic Life Support and how and when to apply it in their daily working lives.

This course forms part of a blended learning training tool and is designed to support practical learning which is the preferred method of learning by the GDC for CPR/BLS/AED. 

You will be presented with a short presentation followed by an assessment.

If you achieve 80% or more you will pass the course and receive a printable certificate to place in your CPD folder. If you do not pass, you will have the opportunity to review the content and take the assessment again when you feel confident.

Aims:

The aim of this course is to help guide staff with their understanding of what is involved in Paediatric Basic Life Support and how and when to apply it in their daily working lives. 

Objectives:

  Learners will be able to: 

  • Detail their organization's responsibilities 
  • Recall individual responsibilities 
  • Initiate an appropriate emergency response  
  • Respond immediately to a patient suffering from cardiac arrest
  • Care for the patient in an appropriate way following the practice protocols

Learning Outcomes:

  The learner understands:

  • Organization's responsibilities
  • Individual responsibilities
  • How to manage a cardiac arrest
  • How to initiate an appropriate emergency response
  • The safe use of an AED