Dental Basic Life Support (BLS) and AED Level 2 (VTQ)

45,000.00

Learn the Essentials of Basic Life Support required to save a life. This course is aimed at the staff in a dentist surgery.

Description

This course covers Basic Life Support skills and includes skills for adults, children and infants for dentists and people working in dental practices. The course includes safety precautions, initial assessment, recovery position, CPR, compression-only CPR, CPR handover, choking.  Basic oxygen use included in the online course and optional in-classroom course where available. This course complies with the latest ERC and UK Resuscitation Council Guidelines and includes medical emergencies.  Included in this course are the skills of Epilepsy, Asthma and Anaphylactic reactions.

This course includes the latest CPR and Coronavirus recommendations.

This CPD course meets the criteria for the GDC’s development outcomes C.

Learning AED skills is becoming more important with the increase in the numbers of units in the community and workplace. They are easy to use with a little training and make a real difference in the chance of survival to someone in cardiac arrest.

This course is available in the classroom, online or blended options. We have a national network of instructors who can come to your workplace to deliver the training and to work within your time schedules. Contact us for more details.

This course comes with a Certified CPD statement in line with the General Dental Council guidelines and the UK Resuscitation Council standards for clinical practice and training for dental practitioners and dental care professionals in general dental practice.

We also supply a dental AED package available from the store which includes free video online training and you can add a practical session with one of our approved instructors.  Contact us for more information.

This qualification and most of the other ProTrainings qualifications are Endorsed by TQUK to show our commitment to extra levels of compliance and quality assurance.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

DENTAL BASIC LIFE SUPPORT (BLS) AND AED LEVEL 2 (VTQ) AT A GLANCE

  • 1-year nationally recognised certificate
  • 3 hours and 27 minutes of engaging video training
  • Video access for 8 months
  • Printable wall certificate
  • CPD time credit conformation
  • Follows latest UK Resuscitation and ERC guidelines
  • Includes manual & other downloads
  • Free weekly video refresher
  • Evidence Based Training certificate
  • 100% online or add a skill session with a certified instructor
  • Videos include subtitles
  • Course manual available in the following languages: English, Spanish, Polish, Russian and Arabic
  • Dentists
  • Dental Nurses
  • Employees in Dental practices
  • Dental students
  • Dental Hygienist
  • Technicians
  • Practice managers

This course comes with 6.0 hours of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this. Total course time includes 3 hours and 27 minutes of video training as well as knowledge reviews, final test, remedial help and reviewing downloaded material.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

To provide theory and practical training in accordance with the UK Resus Council and ERC guidelines in basic life support (BLS/CPR) and medical emergencies as required by the GDC.

To provide training in theory and practical AED use in the event of a cardiac arrest.

Objectives

  1. Understand basic life support requirements
  • 1.1 Describe the principles that underpin basic life support
  • 1.2 Explain the circumstances under which resuscitation is performed
  • 1.3 Explain why early intervention is necessary
  • 1.4 Describe different types of cardiopulmonary arrest
  1. Be able to demonstrate basic life support techniques and automated external defibrillator use in line with current national guidelines
  • 2.1 Demonstrate cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • 2.2 Demonstrate compression-only resuscitation
  • 2.3 Demonstrate the use of resuscitation barrier devices
  • 2.4 Demonstrate how to manage a choking casualty
  • 2.5 Demonstrate the use of an automated external defibrillator
  • 2.6 Describe the differences when using an automated external defibrillator on a child
  1. Be able to demonstrate post-resuscitation procedures
  • 3.1 Demonstrate how to place a casualty in the recovery position
  • 3.2 Identify the risks when placing a casualty in the recovery position
  • 3.3 Describe handover and reporting procedures
  1. Be able to carry out basic AED use
  • 4.1 Identify when a defibrillator battery requires changing maintenance and troubleshoot problems with an automated external defibrillator
  • 4.2 Identify when electrode pads need replacing
  • 4.3 Demonstrate how to troubleshoot problems if the automated external defibrillator does not function correctly
  1. Understand the safe use of an automated external defibrillator
  • 5.1 Describe the safety considerations when using AED’s
  1. Understand different medical emergencies and their treatment
  • 6.1 Explain how to deal with different medical emergencies including Epilepsy Asthma Anaphylactic Reactions and Diabetes
  • 6.2 Explain the special dental requirements including Oxygen Kits, Portable Suction units, Bag Valve Mask and required medications.

Learning content: This training session is intended to train staff basic life support (BLS/CPR), AED and medical emergency skills to give them the knowledge and confidence to deal with a medical emergency in the practice with both patients and members of the dental team.

 

Development outcomes: This CPD course meets the criteria for the GDC’s development outcomes C

 

Subject of CPD: Basic Life Support (BLS) and AED for Dentists Level 2 (VTQ)

 

Total number of hours of CPD undertaken: 6 hours

 

This CPD is subject to quality assurance by: ProTrainings Europe Limited

 

Course content

  • Introduction to BLS for Dentists
  • Fears of First Aid
  • Asking Permission to Help
  • Calling the EMS
  • Scene Safety
  • Chain of Survival
  • DRAB and the ABCDs
  • Initial Assessment & the Recovery Position
  • Barriers & Gloves
  • Infant Recovery Position
  • Fainting at the Dental Practice
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Adult CPR Introduction
  • Heart Attack
  • Adult CPR
  • CPR for Dentists
  • CPR Handover
  • Compression-Only CPR
  • AED Introduction
  • AED's and Dental Practices
  • Child CPR
  • Child CPR Breakdown
  • Infant CPR
  • Choking Training
  • Adult, Choking
  • Child Choking
  • Infant Choking
  • Epilepsy
  • AsthmaAnaphylactic Reactions
  • Diabetes
  • Special Dental Requirements
  • Oxygen Kits
  • Portable Suction units
  • Bag Valve Mask BVM
  • Required Medications
  • AED Use
  • AED Intro
  • AED Demo
  • AED Setup
  • Child AED
  • AED Maintenance
  • AED Pads
  • AED Batteries
  • AED Locations
  • Summary

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