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Type: In-person
10 Aug, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (AEST)

Contact

For more information:
Email: RACGP VIC
Call: 03 8699 0488

Price

RACGP Members: $120
Non-Members: $175

Non-Member registration

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Basic Life Support (BLS) Run By GPs for GPs

In-person 10 Aug, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (AEST)

RACGP Victoria's Basic Life Support course is a GP peer to peer experience, delivered by a GP trainer, Dr Rod Campain. This course covers recognition of an emergency, DRSABCD, chest compressions and rescue breathing using COVID-safe resuscitation masks and equipment. It also includes a structured approach that GPs can use to treat all patients who may have a life threatening illness.

Completion of a BLS course is a requirement for the 2020-22 triennium. Secure your spot to update your BLS training and network with your peers.

Venue: RACGP House, 100 Wellington Parade, East Melbourne

Covid safe procedures:

  • If you are unwell (Fever, cough, sore throat, runny nose or shortness of breath) please stay at home and get tested – please also contact me to advise
  • Do not attend if you have tested positive to Covid-19, are waiting for Covid-19 test results or have been instructed to self-isolate
  • Sanitise your hands
  • Socially distance where possible
  • Wear a fitted facemask during the session

Learning outcomes

  1. Recognise an emergency and call an emergency response number
  2. Demonstrate CPR skills on an infant, child and adult manikin on the floor following the DRSABCD steps
  3. Assess and manage the airway including C-Spine protection, removal of any foreign body airway obstruction (FBAO)
  4. Demonstrate competence in chest compression and ventilation skills including a minimum of mouth-to-mouth rescue breathing or bag-valve-mask.
This event attracts 5 CPD points

This event attracts 5 CPD points

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