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Intravenous Cannulation Course (IVC)

Theory and practical skills are taught in a simulated setting to help the nurse learn how to perform Aseptic Non Touch Technique (ANTT) Cannulation.

  • Date


  • Location

    Clinical School Rooms 5 & 6

  • Type

    Mater Staff Education

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This course is designed for clinicians working in critical care areas or experienced Registered Nurses who will Team Lead during a medical emergency. The ALS course is a 2 day course, followed by an 8 hour refresher course every alternate year.

At the completion of this course participants will demonstrate competency in the following areas:

  • Recognition of signs in patient deterioration.

  • Knowledge of common causes of cardiac arrest and treatment guidelines.

  • Rhythm recognition and interpretation.

  • Basic Life Support

  • Advanced airway management, including insertion of a LMA and assisting with intubation.

  • Manual defibrillation / external pacing / cardioversion.

  • Administration of first line drugs (Adrenaline and Amiodarone).

  • Knowledge of second line drugs.

  • Post resuscitation care.

  • Team leading and communication skills.

  • Demonstrate advanced clinical problem solving skills and clinical competence in the management of life threatening situations.


To register for this course please email

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All Dates for 2019 

Talissha Wagner

Organisational Development Manager
(07) 4727 4032

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