Fundamentals of Airway Management™

The FUNDAMENTALS OF AIRWAY MANAGEMENT™ is a course designed for Basic and Intermediate EMS providers and other medical professionals who may be required to manage a patient’s airway before transport to a hospital. This course can also be tailored for dentists and office-based physicians.

This course is taught by an experienced faculty who know the unique challenges facing EMS providers.”Every medical provider who touches patient’s airway can make a huge difference in the patient’s outcome. Opening the airway and facilitating gas exchange are absolutely critical steps to successful airway management.”

Entry requirements: BASIC QUALIFICATION OR EQUIVALENT

Qualifications: CECBEMS APPROVED CERTIFICATE

Course duration: One day face-to-face course.

Areas covered include:

  1. Airway anatomy
  2. Techniques for opening the airway
  3. Proper BMV techniques
  4. Airway Adjuncts
  5. Sellick’s Maneuver & BURP
  6. How and when to use extraglottic devices
  7. Assisting with Intubation

Cost: £220 + VAT

2016 dates:

  • 18 March
  • 15 Aug
  • 10 Nov