Dentist CPD Courses

Medical emergencies and CPR training for the dental practice

GDC Compliant

Quality in Qualification
 

Course 1

Medical Emergencies and CPR training for the dental practice

This course empowers the individual or team with the skills to recognise and the competence to deal with medical emergencies common to dental practices including basic/advanced life support (CPR) and the administration of first-line drugs such as oxygen, adrenaline, glucose, glucagon, midazolam, GTN, aspirin, and salbutamol.

​All members of staff, not just registered team members should know their role if a patient collapses or there is another kind of medical emergency. All members of staff who might be involved in dealing with a medical emergency are [should be] trained and prepared to deal with such an emergency at any time.

Our paramedic trainers will carry out a full review and check all emergency medications at your practice in-line with the clinical practice guidelines.



This training is CPD verifiable, 4 points and certificates of attendance will be supplied in-line with GDC guidelines.



Course programme:


The session takes approximately four hours and will include practical CPR training, together with recognition and management of medical emergencies most common to the dental practice.

You will be able to practice CPR with the manikins in your own dental chair. Hygienic CPR manikins will be provided by Sussex First Aid Courses for use during your training session. 

  • Basic life support – adult and child

  • Airway management – airway adjuncts, BVM and suction

  • Oxygen therapy

  • Asthma

  • Anaphylaxis

  • Cardiac emergencies

  • Epileptic seizures

  • Hypoglycaemia

  • Syncope

  • Choking and aspiration

  • Team-based training incidents

  • Administration of drugs in an emergency

  • ​ AED training



Training will also include:

Administering IM injections and the use of medical ampoules and administering common first line dental practice emergency drugs.

Course 1 Costings

​On-site training at your practice to suit you.



  1 - 5 staff       £275*
  6 - 8 staff       £325
  9 -11 staff      £370

12 -14 staff      £410
15 -20 staff      £495

21 -25 Staff     £550

26 -30 Staff     £660   

*Minimum charge payable.

PLEASE NOTE THE AB0VE COSTINGS ARE FOR THE SUSSEX AREA. PLEASE CONTACT US FOR A QUOTE OUTSIDE THE SUSSEX AREA.

 



Course 2

Combined ILS and PILS course for Dental teams and Sedationist

The session takes approximately 5 hours and will include practical ILS and PILS CPR training, together with the recognition and management of medical emergencies and medications common to the dental practice. Contact us for more information.

Contact us for a booking enquiry and quote.

Course programme:

The session takes approximately 5 hours and will include practical ILS and PILS CPR training, together with recognition and management of medical emergencies and medications common to the dental practice.

 

You will be able to practice CPR with the manikins in your own dental chair. Hygienic CPR manikins will be provided by Sussex First Aid Courses for use during your training session.

  • ABCDE Approach

  • ILS and PILS – adult and child resuscitation 

  • Airway management – airway adjuncts, Igels, BVM and suction

  • Oxygen therapy

  • Pulse oximeter training

  • Taking blood pressure 

  • Taking blood glucose levels training

  • Asthma

  • Anaphylaxis

  • Cardiac emergencies

  • Epileptic seizures

  • Hypoglycaemia

  • Syncope

  • Choking and aspiration

  • Team-based training incidents

  • Administration of drugs in an emergency

  • Use of the AED in adults and paediatrics

Our paramedic trainers will carry out a full review and check all emergency medications at your practice in-line with the clinical practice guidelines.



This training is CPD verifiable, 5 points and certificates of attendance will be supplied in-line with GDC guidelines.

The Royal College of Surgeons (Conscious Sedation)

Practitioners must be able to provide age-appropriate immediate life support as defined by the main elements of the Resuscitation Council (UK) ILS and PILS training programmes. It is not essential to undertake a Resuscitation Council (UK) accredited ILS/PILS course. Alternative courses with equivalent content which are adapted to the needs of dental practice are acceptable: these might also include the management of common sedation, medical and dental emergencies. Link

Course 2 Costings:

​On-site training at your practice to suit you.



                           

 1 -  5     Staff      *£405

 6 -  8     Staff       £475

 9 -  11   Staff       £520

 12 -14   Staff       £560

 15 - 20  Staff       £625
 

*Minimum charge payable.

PLEASE NOTE THE AB0VE COSTINGS ARE FOR THE SUSSEX AREA. PLEASE CONTACT US FOR A QUOTE OUTSIDE THE SUSSEX AREA.



Find out more about our Medical Emergencies in the Dental Practice Manual, the UK's first rescue ready medical emergencies in the dental practice manual with flow charts, treatment guides and emergency drug protocols.
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