Immediate Life Support for Dentists (ILS) now added to our course catalogue
Immediate Life Support for Dentists (ILS) course is designed to meet the requirements of ILS courses laid down by UK Resus Council guidelines and is certified by ProTrainings. This CPD course meets the criteria for the General Dental Council’s development outcomes C. This course includes medical emergencies as set out by the GDC in the dental practice.
The aim is to train healthcare personnel in cardiopulmonary resuscitation, simple airway management and safe defibrillation (manual and/or AED), enabling them to manage patients in cardiac arrest until the arrival of a cardiac arrest team and to participate as members of that team. The course is run over one day and consists of lectures and practical sessions.
All our first aid courses fully meet the UK and European Resuscitation Council Guidelines 2015 as per the HSE requirements.
Course objectives are:
Identify the causes and promote the prevention of cardiopulmonary arrest
Recognise and treat the deteriorating patient using the ABCDE approach
Undertake the skills of quality CPR and defibrillation (manual and /or AED) and simple airway manoeuvres
Utilise non-technical skills to facilitate initial leadership and effective team membership
The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.
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