Immediate Life Support (ILS) Course

IMMEDIATE LIFE SUPPORT COURSE

One Day Course

Course Overview

The European Resuscitation Council has developed and Immediate Life Support ( ILS)  provider course based on ERC guidelines.

The course emphasizes on enhancing your skills in the management of adult cardiac arrest patients through active participation in a series of simulated cardiopulmonary cases.

Objectives

  1. To train healthcare personnel to manage patients in the immediate periods of crisis aiming to prevent deterioration and cardiopulmonary arrest.
  2. To train healthcare personnel in common causes and strategies for the prevention of cardiopulmonary arrest, and the ABCDE approach
  3. To train healthcare personnel in initial resuscitation and defibrillation (manual and / or AED) and simple airway management
  4. To train healthcare personnel to manage patients in cardiopulmonary arrest until arrival of the resuscitation team or expert help
  5. To train healthcare personnel to participate as members of the resuscitation team

Participants will be able to:

  • Understand the causes of cardio respiratory arrest in adults
  • Identify patients at risk of cardio respiratory arrest
  • Practice techniques for airway management in a simulated environment
  • Identify the main cardiac rhythms associated with cardiac arrest.
  • Identify the indications for defibrillation and demonstrate safe defibrillation in a simulated environment.
  • Work as a resuscitation team member and use structured communication skills.

Target audience

This course is aimed at hospital & community based health care professionals who need to resuscitate critically ill patients or patients in cardiopulmonary arrest until arrival of the resuscitation team or expert help. (e. g community based & OPD doctors, nurses, midwives , medical students, paramedics, pre-interns)

Exceptionally good candidates selected from the ERC ILS – course will be allowed for the European resuscitation Council (ERC) – ALS course.

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