Advanced Resuscitation & Resuscitation for Practice Nurses

Health care professionals and first responders can choose from a number of advanced resuscitation courses.

Advanced Resuscitation

Recommended for

This course is an extension of basic resuscitation training for first responders such as life guards, practice nurses and other health professionals.

What this 4 hour course covers

Practice and improve your resuscitation skills.

You will learn:

  • how to assess an emergency scene and use effective resuscitation techniques, including use of bag-mask ventilation, basic airways, suction and AED.

Resuscitation for Practice Nurses

Recommended for

Practice nurses. Meets the requirements for Pegasus Health practice nurses (Christchurch only).

What this 5 hour course covers

Specific training covering primary assessment and resuscitation for adults and children, through to management of medical emergencies.

You will learn:

  • How to assess an emergency scene
  • Using effective resuscitation techniques (including the use of bag-mask ventilation)
  • Safety and primary assessment
  • Adult collapse to NZ Resuscitation Council standards
  • Child collapse to NZ Resuscitation Council standards
  • Airway management to NZ Resuscitation Council standards
  • Management of medical emergencies.