Paediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) is a classroom, video-based, Instructor-led course that uses a series of simulated paediatric emergencies to reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to paediatric assessment, basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation and team dynamics. The goal of the PALS Course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes.
A current PALS card is required for entry to this course
PALS is designed for healthcare professionals who either direct or participate in the management of paediatric emergencies. This includes personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care and critical care units.
|1 and 2 rescuer child CPR and AED use
1 and 2 rescuer infant CPR
Cardiac, respiratory and shock case discussions and simulations
Key changes in pediatric advanced life support, reflecting the new science from the2010 American
|Management of respiratory emergencies
Resuscitation team concept
Rhythm disturbances and electrical therapy
Systematic Approach to Pediatric Assessment
Course uses learning stations for practice of essential skills simulated clinical scenarios that encourage active participation
Hands-on class format reinforces skills proficiency
Course Completion Card or Certificate
Students who successfully complete the PALS Course, will receive a PALS Provider Course Completion Card, valid for two years.
No PALS manual is provided with this course as the student is assumed to have the 2020 course material already
CEU: 11 (including 1 ethics points)
Course Duration: 1 Day
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