Venue: Shaw Trust Centre
Address: D,Arcy Business Centre, Llandarcy, Neath SA10 6EJ
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The ILS course has been developed in order to standardise much of the in-hospital training undertaken already by Resuscitation Officers. Its 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 arrival of a cardiac arrest team and to participate as members of that team.
- Skills and knowledge highlighted in this training include
• Understand current legislation and local resuscitation policies.
- Roles and responsibilities in responding to persons in an emergency situations.
- Recognising cardiorespiratory arrest.
• Responding to patients with clinical deterioration, escalating care in accordance with local policy.
• Immediate airway management oropharyngeal airway and I-Gel surpraglottic airway.
- Safe and effective use of emergency oxygen
• Operating an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) safely and appropriately
• Responsibilities in reporting and recording details of an emergency event accurately
• Know how to apply the local Do Not Attempt Resuscitation Policy within a clinical context
• Recognising the seriously ill adult and initiate appropriate interventions to prevent cardiorespiratory arrest
• Understand and be able to apply the DRABCD approach
• Initial post resuscitation care until the arrival of the resuscitation team
• Optional targeted training
This course will be delivered by a variety of teaching methods including presentations,case studies,small group discussion,
whole group discussion,individual work,practical demonstration,practical excises