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3-Day Training Workshop in Basic & Advanced Life Support for Healthcare Professionals

December 14, 2016 - December 16, 2016


Continuing Medical Education Committee


3-Day Training Workshop in Basic & Advanced Life Support for Healthcare Professionals

 Aim and objectives
To provide adequate knowledge and skills in CPR through lectures, interactions and hands-on experience
To attain proficiency in Basic Life Support and competency in Advanced Life Support
The course is intended for
All cadres of Doctors and other Senior Health Professionals but particularly
i. Those working in the ICU, A & E and Operating Theaters
ii. Surgeons ,Physicians, Gynaecologists and Paediatricians
iii. Resident Doctors, Medical Officers and Nurses.
i. Lectures, discussions and practical sessions
ii. It shall be entirely interactive with lots of hands –on session
iii. The workshop will comply with established standard and guidelines of training with the use of relevant mannequins.
Course contents
Cardiac Arrest: Definition – History – Causes
Clinical Features /Diagnosis of Cardiac Arrest
Basic Life Support
Management of the Airway
Cardiac monitoring and Rhythm recognition
Drugs for resuscitation
Treatment Algorithms
Cardiac arrest in special circumstances
Ethics and Legal Aspect
Course Fees: N75, 000.00k
Applicants are to pay through the REMITA payment platform and note the Remita Retrieval Referral (RRR) number generated for payment purpose in line with the Federal Government’s Treasury Single Accounts (TSA). www.npmcn.edu.ng/guidelinesonpaymentto-thecollege/
Date: Wednesday  14th   to Friday 16th December, 2016  
Venue: Lagos Airport Hotel, Awolowo way, Ikeja-Lagos
Number of participants will be limited, due to the practical/interactive nature of the workshop.
Registration can be done online through:
NPMCN is an accredited CME provider and has awarded 10 CME credit units for this Course.
Certificates will be issued to participants at the end of the workshop.
(Arrangements has been made with the Hotel for accommodation at a discounted rate for interested
All participants are advised to come along with their laptops/I-pads/PC tablets and modems.
Dr. A. Akinsola, FMCP
Course Coordinator
Chairman, Continuing Medical Education Committee
wakinsol46@yahoo.com; 08035604457; 08051304584
Dr. O. A. Atoyebi, FMCS
College Registrar
Dr. A. A. Olaitan, FMCDS, PNMC
College President


December 14, 2016
December 16, 2016
Event Category:


Continuing Medical Education Committee


Lagos Airport Hotel
111, Obafemi Awolowo Way
Ikeja, Nigeria