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PDC50567 - Airway Management – Initial Acute Support

Overview

At a glance

Airway management is fundamental for providing life support. Effective airway management is an essential skill all health clinicians require. This online Short Course introduces the chief principles of airway maintenance, indications and complications of artificial airways.

The fee for this short course will be $90.00.

Study Mode Online
Intake Dates Year Round

Hours of study

4 hours

Career Opportunities

This course provides Professional Development for health professionals.

Undertaking this course enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession.

Professional Recognition

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded 4 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.

Details

Course Summary

Airway management is fundamental for providing life support. Effective airway management is an essential skill all health clinicians require. This online Short Course introduces the chief principles of airway maintenance, indications and complications of artificial airways.

Course Learning Outcomes:

  1. Identify the goals of airway management
  2. Identify airway obstruction
  3. List the indications for artificial airway insertion
  4. Identify adequacy of ventilation.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this course should work in the healthcare profession.

Program Structure

Self-paced online study with a Multiple Choice Quiz (MCQ).

How to Apply

Enrolment

For direct access to the course, visit cpd.cqu.edu.au