ERC- Immediate Life Support (ILS) Course


One Day Course

Course Overview

The European Resuscitation Council  Immediate Life Support ( ILS)  provider course 

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

End of the course : Participants will be able to:

  • Understand the causes of cardio respiratory arrests in adults
  • Identify patients at risk of cardio respiratory arrest
  • Practice techniques for airway management & assisted ventilation  in a simulated environment
  • Identify the main cardiac rhythms associated with cardiac arrest.
  • Identify the indications for defibrillation and demonstrate safe defibrillation .
  • 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  courses  are  allowed to do the European resuscitation Council (ERC) – ALS course.

Course fee 4000 Rs

Method of payment:

Course fee of 4000 Rs can be paid to any branch of the Bank of Ceylon to the credit of Account no. 0077426711 of The College of Anaesthesiologists & Intensivists of Sri Lanka.

Bank Bank of Ceylon
Branch Regent Street
Account Name College of Anaesthesiologists of Sri Lanka-CPR
Account Type Current
Account number 0077426711
Instructions to the bank Enter –“ surname with initials’ & ‘ERC-ILS’ – in the deposit slip and ask the Bank to enter reference details in the electronic data system of the bank
Scan copy please  e-mail the scan copy (or photo from a smart phone) of the  bank payment  slip to

Please keep the original receipt, which need to be produced at the registration desk.

For more information : Contact us on –

ERC ILS Course Calendar  -2019

Date Course Course Centre Course director
08.02.2019 Fri ERC ILS College of Anaesthesiologists of Sri Lanka – Colombo Dr. Buddhika Vidanagama

Dr. Dinushi Wanigasuriya

05.04.2019 Fri ERC ILS Dr. Lakmali Samaraweera

Dr. Kaushila Thilakasiri

08.06.2019 Sat ERC ILS Dr. Gita Jayathilake

Dr. Meneka Ranaweera

03.08.2019 Sat ERC ILS Dr. Upul Happuarachchi

Dr. Thakshila Welgamage

11.10.2019 Fri ERC ILS Dr. Kesharie De Silva 

Dr. Prasanna Nadarajah

01.11.2019 Fri ERC ILS Dr. Malin Gunawardena

Dr.Premjith Shanmugasundram