Course Details: PHTLSAP

PHTLSAP: PHTLS Advanced Provider

This TWO day course is designed to suit the needs of experienced multidisciplinary emergency health care professionals who are looking to extend their knowledge and skills in the recognition and management of trauma patients of various ages in the pre hospital care setting.

Introduction:

This TWO day course is designed to suit the needs of experienced multidisciplinary emergency health care professionals who are looking to extend their knowledge and skills in the recognition and management of trauma patients of various ages in the pre hospital care setting.
This interactive course format includes overview lectures, advanced skills stations and simulated complex trauma scenarios.

Target Audience:

Sample Text: The PHTLS provider course is designed for healthcare professionals who would be expected to apply the skills taught as part of their clinical duties‚ or to teach them on a regular basis. Appropriate participants include doctors‚ and nurses working in critical care areas (e.g. ED‚ CCU, ICU, HDU, operating theatres, acute medical admissions units) or in the resuscitation / medical emergency team, and paramedics.
All applicants must hold a current clinical appointment and professional healthcare qualification or be in training for a professional healthcare qualification.

Prior competence in CPR is an essential prerequisite to attending the course.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Successful participants will receive an ARC Advanced Life Support Level 1 certificate

Learning Methods:

Sample: This course combines progressive classroom discussion‚ practical tasks as the learning methods.

Program Benefits:

  • Recognised for CPD points

Content:

  • Recognition, assessment and management of the critically ill patient using a structured ABCDE approach
  • Airway management skills
  • Basic Life Support
  • Defibrillation skills (Manual and/or AED modes)
  • Cardiac arrest management using the ARC ALS Algorithm
  • Work as an effective team member in a cardiac arrest

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