CALHN L & D Courses

Basic Life Support Instructors Workshop CALHN

Pre-requisites

  • Employed as a clinician within CALHN
  • Completed BLS annual 2018 update

Aim of Workshop

To provide an instructional program to formally accredit staff as in-hospital Basic Life Support Instructors within CALHN

Learning Outcomes

At the end of this Instructor program participants will able to:

  • Demonstrate BLS knowledge and skills and be able to deliver BLS updates for staff in the workplace based on the current ARC guidelines
  • Understand the role of the BLS instructor
  • Apply adult teaching principles in the instruction of BLS
  • Support staff with ethical dilemmas and debrief post resuscitation events
  • Explain and apply WHS implications and Infection Control principles

Workshop Content

  • Role of the BLS Instructor
  • Teaching and Assessing BLS
  • Ethical Considerations
  • Care of BLS Equipment
  • WHS Considerations

Assessment Criteria  

  • Completion of the BLS Instructors online module
  • Attendance at 1 day workshop
  • Supervised BLS Instruction session is to be completed within 6 weeks post workshop attendance - may be achieved at the BLS Blitz.

Pre-attendance Completion

  • Completion of BLS Instructors online module
  • Review learning resources on Learning Central – BLS Instructors Area
  • Review Australian Resuscitation Council Website Basic Life Support Guidelines

https://resus.org.au/


Dates

All sessions 0800-1630

DATE

VENUE

APPLICATIONS CLOSE

8th February  2019

 

Royal Adelaide Hospital

25th January 2019

21st February 2019

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital

7th February 2019

 

 21st February 2019  Hampstead Rehab Centre  7th February 2019


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