Advanced Life Support

This course is designed to provide healthcare staff with the essential knowledge and skills needed to treat and manage the deteriorating patient and those in cardio respiratory arrest.

Eligibility:  medical practitioners, nurses, paramedics and other medical emergency practitioners

2018 dates and locations

13 AprilNarrogin - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED

Critical Airway and Respiratory Management (CARM)

This one-day course, facilitated by a team of three emergency physicians, covers topics related to life-threatening emergencies affecting airway and breathing.

Eligibility:  medical practitioners and emergency department professionals

2018 dates and locations

3 AugustNarrogin REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
28 SeptemberDenmark - REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN

2019 dates and locations

20 MarchPerth EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST

Cardiac Emergency Management (CEM)

This workshop, facilitated by a team of emergency medicine specialists has been designed to offer practising rural medical practitioners with case study discussions and skills stations in cardiac emergencies. 

Eligibility: medical practitioners and emergency department professionals

2018 dates and locations

27 AprilKarratha - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
6 JulyPerth - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
4 AugustNarrogin REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
29 SeptemberDenmark - REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN

Neurological Emergencies

This workshop covers neurological emergencies presenting outside the tertiary setting including assessment and management of altered consciousness, seizures, headache, dizziness and weakness. 

Eligibility: medical practitioners and emergency department doctors

2018 dates and locations

6 April Albany - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED

Orthopaedic Emergencies

Increasing patient safety through recognition, assessment and management of bone and joint injuries. Participants are involved in small group case studies and practical skills stations.

Eligibility: medical practitioners

2018 dates and locations

4 May Geraldton - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED

Paediatric Emergencies and Clinical Healthcare Scenarios (PEaCHS)

A one-day workshop in paediatric emergency scenarios and skills. This workshop will cover real-life examples and the opportunity to manage sick or injured children in a safe environment.

Eligibility: medical practitioners, emergency department doctors

2018 dates and locations

23 FebruaryEsperance - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
15 JuneKununurra - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED

Psychiatric Emergencies, Assessment and Care

The workshop has been designed for medical practitioners who practise in rural and remote settings and are looking to refresh their expertise in mental health diagnosis and treatment.

Eligibility: medical practitioners, emergency department doctors

2018 dates and locations

1 MayMargaret River - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED

Rural & Remote Emergency Medicine Skills Workshop

Rural Health West, in partnership with WA Country Health Service, is pleased to invite regional medical practitioners and emergency department professionals to the Rural & Remote Emergency Medicine Skills Workshop.

Eligibility: medical practitioners and emergency department professionals

2018 dates and locations

7 and 8 AprilGeraldton - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
10 and 11 NovemberKarratha - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED

2019 dates and locations

11 and 12 MayMerredin - EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST

Toxicological Emergencies

This workshop has been designed to offer practising rural medical practitioners an update in toxicological emergencies. 

Eligibility: medical practitioners and emergency department professionals

2018 dates and locations

23 MarchPerth - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED
11 MayPort Hedland - REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED


Workshops cancellation/refund policy

Cancellations received four weeks prior to the workshop will receive a full refund of workshop fee. Cancellations received fourteen (14) days prior will receive a 50 per cent refund. Refunds for cancellations received with less than fourteen (14) days notice will be considered on an individual case basis.

All cancellation notifications in relation to workshop places should be made in writing to the Continuing Professional Development Coordinator.