This one-day emergency medicine course has been designed to increase obstetric skill levels of participants with minimal prior practical knowledge. It is taught by a team of experienced rural GP obstetricians and midwives, who demonstrate the practical skills of a normal delivery and obstetric emergency scenarios that could occur in rural or remote practice. This is achieved using inter-professional clinical simulations during a practical hands-on workshop.
Babies come at anytime, anywhere – you need to be prepared! This course is relevant to you, regardless of your speciality or location.
Common birth-related emergencies are simulated as well as the usual birthing process.
Instructors are GP obstetricians and midwives, who offer different perspectives and experiences for you to learn from.
Equipment is supplied for you to practice and interact with, preparing you for anything.