Resuscitation Level 5 Refresher training for health professionals.
- Refresher course designed to update health professionals to stay current with the New Zealand Resuscitation Council (NZRC) Level 5
- Refresher / revalidation course for people who completed Resuscitation Level 5 training less than two years ago
Advanced resuscitation skills for health professionals
Resuscitation Level 5 Refresher is designed for health professionals who may need to manage and supervise resuscitation scenarios where little immediate back up is available from higher level people.
Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners (RNZCGP) Fellowship
This course is suitable for Fellows on the Maintenance of Professional Standards (MOPS) programme, if you are a Doctor going through Fellowship of the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners you will need to complete the Level 5 course. If in doubt please check with RNZCGP.
Revalidate your Level 5 resuscitation skills
This refresher training course is designed to equip you with the latest information and techniques.
If you didn’t complete your original course with us, it doesn’t matter. You can still choose St John for your refresher training.
What you’ll gain
This four-hour Level 5 refresher course is practical and provides ‘hands-on’ experience with specific equipment and techniques. On completion you will:
- Be a recertified Level 5 resuscitator
- know how to use advanced resuscitation equipment and techniques
Prerequisites for the course
This refresher course is suitable for people who need to revalidate their Resuscitation Level 5 if you completed your course more than two years ago, you will need to complete the Resuscitation Level 5 course
Attendees need to be registered nurses, medical practitioners or people who have the skills contained in the course as part of their scope of practice. It is expected that students will already have the skills and knowledge required for Resuscitation Levels 1 – 5.
This Resuscitation Level 5 Refresher course is four hours in class and four hours of self-directed learning and research on the below topics required prior to the course.
- Basic ECG training
- IM adrenaline
- Manual defibrillation
Individual and group courses
Resuscitation Level 5 Refresher courses are regularly held at St John premises throughout New Zealand. They are ideal for individuals or small groups. If you have a larger group, St John can arrange a course just for you at your premises or ours.
Enquire about a private course
Ask us about running a Resuscitation Level 5 Refresher course especially for your group, either at your premises or ours. Call us on 0800 FIRST AID (0800 347 782) or enquire online >>
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