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111213 - ALS - Facilitators Course

  • : Online

The ALS Facilitators Course is a blended workshop program developed to train and re certify ALS instructors. The program provides the opportunity for facilitators to achieve confidence and demonstrate proficiency in teaching ALS, using clinical simulation and assessing ALS competency. 

Topics include: 
• Planning and delivering an ALS workshop 
• Understanding adult learners 
• Approaches to the delivery of workshop teaching 
• Pre-learning / Post learning resources 
• Strategies for managing the problematic candidate 
• Planning and delivery of procedural skills stations 
• Running a clinical simulation - role, planning, delivery and feedback 
• Participant assessment / certification of skills 
• Course evaluation and self-reflection 
All material is consistent with recommended ARC guidelines. 
Simulation is a major feature of the program, facilitating transfer of medical knowledge and procedural skills to the clinical care of the critically ill adult and child. 

Relevance to General Practice

Management of cardiac arrest is a critical skill for all health professionals. Regular updates are essential for maintaining the knowledge and practical skills required for CPR.

Learning outcomes
  • Explain the approach to adult learning and creation of a positive and supportive learning environment for participants
  • Demonstrate the teaching of Procedural Skills required for Basic and Advanced Life support in the Newborn, Paediatric and Adult Patient
  • Demonstrate the use of Simulation for training in the assessment / management of cardiac arrest in the newborn, paediatric and adult patient
  • Demonstrate knowledge and competency in undertaking structured assessment of participants for credentialing in basic and advanced life support
  • List and explain the rates/ratios for cardiac compression/ventilation in adults and children using the standardised approach of the ARC
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    111213 - ALS - Facilitators Course
    Provider Type
    Education Provider
    7.5 hours
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