Paramedics Training Programme

£30.00

Paramedics Training Programme

Paramedics Training

The online paramedics course is suitable for qualified paramedics, trainees, community first responders, healthcare assistants and all those involved in pre-hospital care.

Developed in the UK by the College of Paramedics, the programme includes many interactive features, such as videos, case studies and animations, to help embed learning and understanding. Using real patient cases, you can build your knowledge with authentic scenarios, which can be applied to everyday practice.

This online paramedics course is suitable for qualified paramedics, trainees, community first responders, healthcare assistants and all those involved in pre-hospital care. It is available online, so you can study at your own pace – in work, at home or on the move.

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In Partnership with:

College of Paramedics

 

 

Testimonials:

This is a first-class educational resource for busy paramedics. The high-quality, interactive content is available online so you can study wherever and whenever you choose – keeping your knowledge and skills up to date and in line with the latest clinical guidance.

Gerry Egan, Chief Executive, College of Paramedics

I love the flexibility as well as the quality of the learning. You can study for five minutes at a time, or an hour at a time, it doesn’t matter. What matters is that you have learning to support your practice, which you can access at any time, on any device, as long as you are online.  Paramedics deal with such a wide variety of clinical cases and this e-learning is ideal for keeping up to date and expanding your knowledge.

Gary Strong, National CPD Lead, College of Paramedics

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Description

Paramedics Training Programme

This high-quality Paramedics Training Programme helps you to refresh, extend and update your knowledge and competencies as a paramedic.

The e-learning covers a wide range of issues that are relevant to a paramedic’s role, such as pain management, clinical decision making, ethics and mental health issues. It has been written by experienced paramedics who are also educators in the field. So, this e-learning meets the highest quality standards.

You can select topics that are relevant to your needs and interests. Each module takes around 20 to 30 minutes to complete – so you can fit this learning around your busy life

Course Content

The programme includes five topics. Each topic is divided into 10 bite-sized modules.

Law and Ethics for Paramedics

  • Ethics in Practice
  • Professionalism
  • Capacity
  • Consent: Adults
  • Consent: Children
  • The Paramedic and Legislation
  • Medicines and the Law
  • Clinical Negligence

Clinical Decision Making

  • Introduction to Clinical Decision Making
  • Metacognition
  • Novice to Expert
  • Dual Process Theory
  • Heuristics and Bias
  • Pattern Recognition
  • Hypothetico-deductive Decision Making
  • Importance of Red Flags
  • Human Factors

End of Life and Palliative Care

  • Role of Ambulance Service at End of Life
  • Communication at the End of Life
  • Advance Care Planning
  • Recognising Patients Nearing End of Life
  • The Holistic Approach to Assessment and Management
  • Symptom Management for Palliative Care and the Dying Adult
  • Palliative Care Emergencies
  • When Someone Dies

Mental Health

  • De-escalation
  • Mental Capacity Act 2005
  • Introduction to Mental Health
  • Mental Health Act 1983
  • Restraint and Restrictive Interventions
  • Restraint and Restrictive Interventions (Legal Framework)
  • Common Conditions
  • Mental Health Acute Care Pathways
  • Self-Harm
  • Suicide Prevention and Risk Assessment
  • Mental Health Role of the Police
  • IPAP Suicide Risk Assessment Tool

Pain Management

  • The Physiological Pathways of Pain
  • The Psychological and Sociological Impact of Pain
  • In-depth Knowledge of Analgesics
  • Best Practice in Acute and Chronic Pain Management
  • The Law and Ethics of Pain Management
  • Pain Management in Children
  • Pain Management in the Elderly
  • Pain Management in Trauma
  • Pain Management in the End of Life Patient

For institutional purchase or bulk licences of our online medical courses, please contact us

Additional information

Key Features

– Written by experienced paramedics in the UK
– Highly interactive content, with case studies, questions and animations
– Convenient online access for busy practitioners

Suitability

This online paramedics course is suitable for qualified paramedics, trainees, community first responders, healthcare assistants and all those involved in pre-hospital care

Certificate

Yes

Duration

12 months full access to complete the course