Basic Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) for General Practice
|When||Saturday 22 January from 9:30am - 11:30am|
|Where||Lightning Ridge Bowling Club 1 Agate Street, Lightning Ridge|
*Please note the original date of this sesison was 18 December and the event has been postponed to January*
This course describes the skills and knowledge required to perform CPR in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines. All candidates are required to successfully complete a written and practical assessment (including performing at least two minutes of uninterrupted CPR on an infant and an adult resuscitation manikin, which will require kneeling on the floor).
- Respond to an emergency situation, identify and minimise hazards, assess the need for CPR and seek assistance from emergency response services
- Perform CPR, following DRSABCD, in accordance with ARC guidelines
- Communicate details of the incident to emergency response services to improve patient outcomes