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CPR and Medical Emergencies for Dental Professionals Copy

eLearning Course

CPR and Medical Emergencies for Dental Professionals Copy

£25.00 £18.00 + VAT (per person)

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The aim of this course is to allow dental clinicians including dentists, dental nurses and hygienists to develop their professional knowledge, understanding and competence in medical emergencies, in line with their identified personal learning requirements.

Course content:

Recognising and responding to a range of medical emergencies including:

  • cardiac arrest
  • choking
  • myocardial infarction
  • angina
  • asthma
  • anaphylaxis
  • diabetes
  • syncope
  • epilepsy

The use of emergency equipment and drugs in line with Resuscitation Council (UK) and BNF guidelines

The importance of teamwork in the ABCDE Approach to managing medical emergencies

Planning  ahead in order to minimise the risks of a medical emergency for individual patients.

GDC Principles and Outcomes

This CPD course will support dental professionals in meeting the following GDC principles and the underlying standards:

• Principle 6: Work with colleagues in a way that is in patients’ best interests

• Principle 7: Maintain, develop and work within your professional knowledge and skills

• Development Outcome A. (Communication domain). Effective communication with patients, the dental team, and others across dentistry.

• Development Outcome B. (Management domain). Effective management of self and others or effective work with others in the dental team, in the interests of patients at all times. Constructive    leadership.

• Development Outcome C. (Clinical domain) Maintenance and development of knowledge and skill within your field of practice

• Development Outcome D. (Professionalism domain) Maintenance of skills, behaviours and attitudes which maintain patient confidence in you and the dental profession and put patients’ interests first.


NOTE: This online course does not include “live” manikin training for CPR and use of the AED.  Once it has been completed, we can arrange for a trainer to come to your practice to assess your practical skills or you can attend one of our Open courses.

  • Duration

    Approximately 2 hours but you can spend as little or as much time on each subject as you wish, and go forward or back through the course at any time.

  • Access

    This online course can be completed on any PC or mobile device. Study at your own pace and log in and out as often as you wish

  • Features

    Appeals to all learning styles with interactive quizzes, video and audio features
    Allows you to work at your own pace, testing your knowledge as you progress through the course

  • Certification

    On successful completion, you will be able to download your  certificate which can be used as verifiable CPD in line with GDC Enhanced CPD guidelines


What our customers say about our courses

 Very impressed with the high standard of training given by these very experienced paramedics.  It was a confidence booster to be trained by such professional and competent instructors.

Health and Safety Adviser

City of Westminster College

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We were extremely impressed by the training.  The instructor was knowledgeable and it was great to have examples shared to make the learning more real. We have  come away feeling happy and confident with what we have learnt and will definitely be booking more of our team on this training.

Nursery on the Green

Bright Horizons

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Throughout our 10 years of working with Safe and Sound they have always provided excellent training which is delivered by pleasant and professional trainers. The administration procedure is straightforward and they take account of comments we make and adjust their delivery to accommodate our requests.

Business Service Manager

CBC Services Lambeth

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