The APLS course provides the knowledge and skills necessary for recognition and effective treatment and stabilisation of children with life threatening emergencies, using a structured, sequential approach. The course is taught, and it's principles, are practised throughout the world, with over 83,000 candidates who have completed the course since its inception in 1993.
There are two ways the APLS course is delivered:
- Traditional 2-day face-to-face course
- Remotely enhanced course - 1-day remote learning and 1-day face-to-face
Both include an additional one day flexible online component (VLE).
Candidates who have taken the course include Consultants, Advanced Nurse Practitioners and Resuscitation Training Officers from Accident & Emergency, Anaesthetic and Paediatric departments.