Description

A two day simulator-based course designed to teach the foundations of the knowledge, skills and attitudes required to safely manage the airway in an emergency situation outside the operating theatre.

Areas covered during the course

Basic Airway
Difficult and Failed
Paediatric workshops
Post intubation
Small group work and case scenarios using high fidelity patient simulators
Who can attend

Aimed at doctors 3-4 years after qualification with particular relevance for doctors intending to pursue a career in anaesthesia, critical care, emergency medicine or acute medicine.

Course Requirements for attendance

At least six months experience in anaesthesia and three months experience in intensive care.