Course title
Advanced life support
Course description
This is two and a half day course affiliated with the European Resuscitation Council. It teaches an evidence-based, standardized approch to the recognition and treatment of deteriorating patients and in treating cardiac and/or respiratory arrest. This includes starting CPR, manual defibrillation, life threatening arrhythmias and post resuscitation care, It emphasizes working as a team member.
Course duration
2 days
CPD points
4.5 hours Category 1 and 9.75 Category 3
Validity
5 years
Recertification course
No recertification - candidate will repeat the full course
Recommended as mandatory course for:
  • Emergency physicians and nurses
  • Cardiology physicians
  • Anesthetists
  • Nurses in critical care areas (they must have completed ILS before taking this course)
Optional for:
All other healthcare providers