Early Management of Trauma and Advanced Life Support

Professional Development Series:
Early Management of Trauma and Advanced Life Support

  • This education forms an Accredited Activity under the RACGP QI&CPD Program for the 2017 – 2019 Triennium.
  • This one day course provides 40 Category 1 points and meets the requirements for general practice registrars and RACGP Fellowship.
  • This course includes a CPR component that meets the requirements for general practice registrars and RACGP Fellowship.
  • Australian GPs must undertake CPD to meet the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) requirements.

This activity has been approved by the RACGP QI&CPD Program 40 Category 1 points – (Activity: 88581) 2017-2019 Triennium.

Course Details

Early Management of Trauma and Advanced Life Support

  • 1 day course (9am – 5pm)
  • Please contact us for the date and location $490



Combined Course: Early Management of Trauma and Advanced Life Support + Advance Care Directives

  • 2 day weekend course (9am – 5pm)
  • Please contact us for the date and location $750 (normally $840)

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Activity Module Aims

  • This course has been developed by and is facilitated by qualified paramedic professionals who have many years experience in dealing with emergencies and teaching emergency medicine.
  • This activity builds participant knowledge, skills and confidence when responding to medical emergencies.
  • CPR practice and assessment is included meeting the 2017-2019 triennium basic CPR course requirement.
  • This course meets the basic life support (BLS) and advanced life support (ALS) training requirements for general practice registrars and RACGP Fellowship.

Why is this relevant?

Registrars must complete training in the early management of trauma and advanced life support (ALS). ALS is a requirement for a registrar to complete vocational training.

Learning Outcomes

At the end of this program the General Practitioner will be able to:

  • Identify and manage an Emergency and manage an unconscious patient.
  • Demonstrate airway management skills including use of bag valve mask.
  • Demonstrate application of cardiopulmonary resuscitation skills, including defibrillation.
  • Identify and note potential traumatic neck injury and stabilise a patient’s neck by applying a collar
  • Document and refer the patient to further appropriate care

Upon successful completion each participant will receive:

  • Certificate of Attendance
  • 40 CPD points applicable
  • A Statement of Attainment (SoA) is available on request only. To issue an SoA, participants must complete an Enrolment Form (emailed to you) and register for a Unique Student Identifier (USI) at usi.gov.au to be provided to AISD. SoA issued by Australian Academy (RTO 31716)
  • HLTAID001 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (Statement of Attainment)

Clothing Suggestions

It is suggested that participants wear or bring clothing that allows you to move freely and attend to a patient lying on the floor. Drop sheets will be provided to protect your clothes from the floor.

The Program

Each participant will complete the following:

  • The Early Management of Trauma and Advanced Life Support predisposing activity
  • Receive supporting documentation to be used as part of the Early Management of Trauma and Advanced Life Support CPD program activity
  • Attend the Early Management of Trauma and Advanced Life Support training day, participate in activities
  • Complete a reinforcing activity reviewing Early Management of Trauma and Advanced Life Support training and assessment outcomes
  • Complete a participant evaluation form

 

Training Day Seminar Timing

Cost

$490 per course
(Group discounts may apply)