Resuscitation Update

Course Details

This is a 1 hour course open to all trust staff. It covers the causes and prevention of cardiac arrest, basic anatomy and physiology, the latest guidelines for CPR in and out of hospital, legal issues for staff involved in situations outside of work. Practical work with manikins, covering mouth to mouth breathing, use of pocket mask, and self-inflating bags and chest compressions.


26/06/201913.00-14.00Education & Training Centre
09/07/201913.00-14.00Education & Training Centre
18/07/201913.00-14.00Education & Training Centre
07/08/201913.00-14.00Education & Training Centre
16/08/201913.00-14.00Education & Training Centre
02/09/201913.00-14.00Education & Training Centre
26/09/201913.00-14.00Education & Training Centre
09/10/201913.00-14.00Education & Training Centre
30/10/201913.00-14.00Education & Training Centre
13/11/201913.00-14.00Education & Training Centre
27/11/201913.00-14.00Education & Training Centre
02/12/201913.00-14.00Education & Training Centre
18/12/201913.00-14.00Education & Training Centre

Expected Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the structured approach to assessing a collapsed patient Understand when and how to call for the Cardiac Arrest Team
  • Be able to perform in hospital Basic life Support using equipment appropriate to their grade
  • Have an understanding of AED usage, and the benefits fo early defibrillation



Free to internal staff

£60 xternal staff


How to book

This course can now be booked via Manager’s self-service. For information on how to do this, please click here.


If your cannot access Manager’s self-service, please email: or call ext: 5844