Paediatric Hospital Life Support (PHLS)

 

This course will help you to understand how to recognise, assess and manage the sick child; how to perform safe paediatric life support (CPR); treatment of the choking patient; the recovery position.

 

Accrediting Body

Derby Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
 

Target audience

Recommended for staff employed in areas where children are seen as patients.  

May be relevant to any other staff who wish to attend (with prior agreement from manager); volunteers.


Duration

Two hours
 

Assessment

Candidates are assessed in small groups and will be expected to perform safe, effective basic life support to a satisfactory standard. Successful completion of the session results in updating of training details on the staff database.


Cost

This session is free to all staff employed by the Trust.  External candidates will incur a charge of £25.

Course dates

2019 Dates

Tuesday, 8 October, 9.00 - 11.00am (FULL)
Thursday, 12 December, 1.00 - 3.00pm (FULL)

2020 Dates

22 January 2020, 1pm - 3pm
31 March 2020, 9am - 11am
1 July 2020, 1pm - 3pm
18 September 2020, 1pm - 3pm
25 November 2020, 9am - 11am

 

Book your place

To book a place please send an e-mail to the address below including the course name - Paediatric Hospital Life Support - in the subject: dhft.resuscourses@nhs.net

Please advise of your grade, specialty, name of the hospital where you work and your mobile number.

GDPR notice

What you should not submit

Each question within our form clearly stipulates the information required from you. Please do not include further details about yourself or anyone else other than that being specifically asked. 

What information we collect

  • Name, profession, employer and job title
  • Contact information including address, telephone numbers and email address
  • Special dietary / access requirements
  • Relevant payment and invoicing information

How we use your information 

The personal information you submit via the registration form is used to keep an accurate record of who is attending one of the advertised training courses. None of your personal information is sold on or shared with any third party organisation. 

Who can access your information 

Course administrators and facilitators. This access is required to confirm your registration and to keep an accurate record of who is attending each course. 

Senior website administrators access your submitted personal information via a password protected secure access point within our website system. This access is required for technical support purposes.

How we store your information

When a form has been submitted we will keep a hard copy as required by the governing body of the course. Forms are kept for a maximum of 5 years in a secure environment.

How long we store your information for 

We store personal information for as short a time as possible. 

Unless you have otherwise stipulated within your submitted registration, your details will be removed from our protected hospital computer network shortly after you have attended your training course. 

Removal of your information from our records 

You are entitled to request that we remove any personal information we have about you stored within our systems at any time. For more information on how to do this please email dhft.specialistcourses@nhs.net.