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Key Skills 3: Medical Emergencies

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Overview

This module identifies the need to apply effective medical emergency management and handling in dental practices. We identify the different medical emergencies that can present in the dental setting, and how to manage them. PLEASE NOTE: The medical emergencies scenarios featured throughout apply to adults only. The regulations for all age groups including children and infants are contained in the UK Resuscitation Council guidelines.

Modules

On completion of this CPD course, you should be able to:

  • Diagnose and manage medical emergencies.
  • Explain the principles of cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR).
  • Explain the use of the appropriate drugs and equipment during an emergency.
  • Implement a team approach to handling medical emergency situations.
  • Measures to help prevent and prepare for emergencies.
  • Recognise medical emergencies.
  • Treat medical emergencies, including basic life support, drugs and equipment.

Requirements

There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrolment on this course. It is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds.

Qualifications

On successful completion of your course you will receive the learndirect Certificate of Completion of Training in Key Skills 3: Medical Emergencies.

Your course certificate will also state the number of CPD points/hours the course is eligible for.

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This module identifies the need to apply effective medical emergency management and handling in dental practices. We identify the different medical emergencies that can present in the dental setting, and how to manage them. PLEASE NOTE: The medical emergencies scenarios featured throughout apply to adults only. The regulations for all age groups including children and infants are contained in the UK Resuscitation Council guidelines.

Modules

On completion of this CPD course, you should be able to:

  • Diagnose and manage medical emergencies.
  • Explain the principles of cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR).
  • Explain the use of the appropriate drugs and equipment during an emergency.
  • Implement a team approach to handling medical emergency situations.
  • Measures to help prevent and prepare for emergencies.
  • Recognise medical emergencies.
  • Treat medical emergencies, including basic life support, drugs and equipment.

Requirements

There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrolment on this course. It is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds.

Qualifications

On successful completion of your course you will receive the learndirect Certificate of Completion of Training in Key Skills 3: Medical Emergencies.

Your course certificate will also state the number of CPD points/hours the course is eligible for.

View a sample of the certificate (opens in new window)

learndirect is one of the largest integrated providers of courses and qualifications, training, and employment services in the UK

  • Each year around 6,000 businesses equip their staff for success with learndirect
  • learndirect have helped more than 75,000 businesses equip their employees with the skills needed to improve productivity.
  • Almost 700,000 maths and English test passes have been achieved with learndirect.
  • 300,000 people fulfilled their career ambitions last year with learndirect.
  • Over 250,000 apprentices have achieved with learndirect.

Hear from our past Students

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