1/2 Day Medical Emergency and CPR Training AM (23/09/22)

Course Overview

This Core CPD course is a combination of hands on and interactive learning.

It will run from 9:00 – 12:00. Arrival and registration at 8:45am.

Course Objectives

  • To understand the various medical emergencies that might arise both in the dental chair and in dental practice.
  • To recognise the signs and symptoms of common medical emergencies.
  • To act proficiently and to work as a team in the crisis management of medical emergencies, whatever your job role.
  • To know how to reduce the risk of a medical emergency occurring in known patients.
  • To understand and apply the principles of CPR on a non-breathing casualty.

The session will cover the theory and techniques to meet the objectives as outlined above.Participants are then shown how to correctly and safely use an automatic external defibrillator (AED) and airway management using an array of devices. The group is shown the drugs in our drug box and their purpose explained. The session will consist of Scenario Practice and group debriefing. Course participants are orientated in our simulated dental surgery and shown where the relevant equipment is stored.Participants are introduced to an advanced training mannequin, where his physiological signs are demonstrated - consciousness, pulse, breathing and capillary refill being the prominent signs examined in general dental practice.The group is then split into smaller groups and immersed into realistic scenarios, all of which could be encountered in the dental chair or anywhere in the dental practice.After each scenario, the participants review their actions with the tutor and the remainder of the group using our digital video recording system. This part of the training proves to be a high point of the course enjoyed by all participants.Participants will receive a LonDEC Certificate and 3 hours verifiable CPD. Cost of the course is only £75.

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Bryony Lowe RDN FdSc Implant Nurse/Treatment Coordinator 


Has been working as a Dental Nurse since 1995. GDC 112220. Qualified 1998 NEBDN, City & Guilds Level 3 Award in Education and Training, Impression taking, FdSc in Advanced Dental Nursing 

Course Properties

Course Date 23-09-2022 9:00 am
Course End Date 23-09-2022 12:30 pm
Capacity 9
Cut off date 21-09-2022 11:55 pm
Individual Price £75.00
Location LonDEC
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