HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS: RCSA CPR (F,P,RCSA-MedCPR11CPD)
This 6 hour CPR for Health Professionals course is a locally produced course designed to teach the skills of CPR and choking for victims of all ages, including ventilation with barrier devices, pocket masks, bag-valve-mask devices with supplemental oxygen, etc. and is facilitated by Heart Guardians Emergency Training Centre) who are licensed to instruct RCSA (Resuscitation Council Of South Africa) and AHA (American Heart Association) medical-based skills courses.
The course is aimed at healthcare providers who provide service to patient’s in-hospital and out-of-hospital settings inclusive of ie: doctors, nurses, paramedics, medical technicians, physical and occupational therapists, doctor’s assistants, registrars, interns, medical and nursing students and other allied health personnel.
CERTIFICATE & CPD POINTS
- A RCSA Certificate, locally recognised and valid for 2 years.
- A CPD certificate with 11 Points for eligible participants.
TRAINING DELIVERY OPTIONS & WC VENUES
- Face to Face at a venue location with other health professionals
- Venues include: Observatory, Koeberg, Pinelands, Koeberg, Strand / Somerset West, Durbanville, Bellville
- In-house training can be arranged at a venue of your choice*.
COVID 19-PROTOCOLS & RELATED OUTCOMES
- COVID-19 PROTOCOLS: Regulatory Compliances Strictly Observed
- COVID-19 compliance elements included in training methodology & outcomes.
WHAT IS THE RCSA CPR FOR HEALTH PROFESSIONALS COURSE ABOUT
This is a Resuscitation Counsel Of South Africa (RCSA), locally produced course designed to teach the skills of CPR and choking for victims of all ages, including ventilation with barrier devices, pocket masks, bag-valve-mask devices with supplemental oxygen, and the use of Automated External Defibrillators to all health providers in both hospital and out-of-hospital settings.
- Designed for anyone who is required to take a Healthcare Provider Course for employment.
- Accepted as a prerequisite for advanced courses in resuscitation, including Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS), Paediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), Advanced Neonatal Life Support (ANLS), BLS and Local Instructor courses.
A 25-page CPR for Professionals student manual is provided to each participant for review before, during and after the course.
- CPR for adults, children and infants, including use of the BVM
- Using an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
- Management of the obstructed airway
- MODULES INCLUDED
- AED Module = YES
- FIRST AID Module = YES
- BVM Module = YES
Participants will be expected to demonstrate proficiency in CPR and AED use, and obtain a score of at least 84% in the final written evaluation
MEDICAL HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONAL FACILITATORS & TRAINING PARTNERSHIP
Rhens Training Institute has a partnership agreement with Heart Guardians Emergency Training Centre headed by Helene Basson who is accredited with, amongst others, SAIOSH, RCSA, AHA, SAIOSH, Intrasafe and who has served the Emergency Medical Services community for almost 12 years; she leads a team of instructors delivering courses in Emergency Medical Care, First Aid and Health & Safety; she works as a Clinical Assessor at a globally recogniSed medical facility, is a certified Assessor and Moderator for all health and safety courses, a BLS Instructor working with Healthcare Professionals to instruct American Heart Association (AHA) and Resuscitation Council of South-Africa (RCSA) courses; a CPG instructor for the pre-hospital medical staff; current with ACLS- advanced cardiac life support; worked in COVID-19 ICU; is currently busy with her COVID-19 ventilator course through Harvard University and COVID for Healthcare workers course through Stanford University and has ITLS- International Trauma Life Support Instructor status.
VOUCHERS & DISCOUNTS @ POINT OF SALE
It is more cost effective to purchase vouchers for block bookings and for discounts @ point of sale on regular priced training. Available for sale and purchase online on our website.
Discounted Rates For Block Bookings of 6* or more (T&C Apply eg discounts are not available with concurrently running other promotions)
DISCLAIMER & TERMS & CONDITIONS
According to our Terms and Conditions of payment, no refunds are offered for cancellation requests due to the financial implications associated with this course and the ripple effect impact of the course on on fellow participants who have also booked. Requests to attend on a different date are accommodated and must be communicated in writing via email to firstname.lastname@example.org in which case a booking will be rescheduled for a planned next training course as stated on our monthly training calendars.
PROGRAMME CHANGES | FORCE MAJEURE
The workshop agenda is subject to change if, for any reasons beyond the control of the organisers, it becomes necessary to alter the content, times, dates, venue or facilitator.
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