The Airway Course

Emergency Airway Management is a vital skill for all critical care clinicians. This immersive one-day cadaveric workshop provides attendees with invaluable hands-on practical experience, focusing specifically on the technical skills of airway management. The course is designed and delivered by the team that developed the acclaimed Procedures Course.

📅 2021 Course dates:
24 February (Melbourne)          9 June (Melbourne)
21 July (Melbourne)                  22 September (Melbourne)

The Airway Course
2021 Course Dates Coming Soon

 

This immersive one-day cadaveric workshop provides attendees with invaluable hands-on practical experience, focusing specifically on the technical skills of airway management.

The course is designed and delivered by the team that developed the acclaimed Procedures Course and will be taught on specially prepared donor cadavers at the University of Melbourne’s Department of Anatomy and Neuroscience.

The procedures covered include:
– Direct & Videolaryngoscopy
– Hyperangulated laryngoscopy
– Supraglottic Airways
– Nasendoscopy & fibreoptic intubation
– Retrograde intubation
– Surgical airway

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
Critical care physicians and advanced trainees (Emergency, Trauma, Intensive Care).

REGISTRATION FEES
AUD $1950 (excluding GST)
Registration fees include morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea.

AIRWAY SYMPOSIUM – COMING SOON
In addition to the workshops, we will be hosting a one-day Airway Symposium bringing together experts from the emergency and critical care community. This will be an opportunity to hear and participate in discussion of the latest research and practical application of diagnosing, evaluating and treating airway conditions. Receive take-home messages that will immediately influence your provision of clinical care.

To be placed on the waitlist for the course, simply click on the ‘Register’ button above.

 

The Airway Course

Morning Session – Laryngoscopy

0830-0900          Registration / coffee
0900-1000          Success Mindset
1000-1100          Direct & Videolaryngoscopy
1100-1115          Coffee
1115-1200          Hyperangulated laryngoscopy

1200-1230          Lunch

Afternoon Session – Advanced techniques

1230-1300          Supraglottic Airways
1300-1400          Nasendoscopy & fibreoptic intubation
1400-1430          Failed intubation & coffee
1430-1500          Retrograde intubation
1500-1600          Surgical airway
1600-1615          Summary, questions, and feedback

 

REGISTRATION FEES

The Airway Course
AUD $1950 (excluding GST). Registration fees include morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea.

The Airway Symposium
Details coming soon

To be placed on the waitlist for the course, simply click on the ‘Register’ button above.

REFUND POLICY

Substitution: If, after booking an event you are unable to attend, you are welcome to nominate someone else to attend in your place. Please advise substitutions via email so a correct name tag will be available at the registration desk. CPD hours will be allocated to the substitute delegate.

Refunds: Cancellation more than 30 days before the event: 70% refund Cancellation less than 30 days: no refund Cancellation must be in writing

Please note, when you register, you will be agreeing to the following:

Disclaimer: The content of this course is directed at appropriately licensed and trained practitioners. It represents current information about the provision of emergency medical care. It is not intended to replace, and should not be construed as medical advice. Any concerns regarding a medical diagnosis or treatment should not be directed to a medical practitioner.

Course cancellation: In very rare cases, due to clinical demand or other unforeseen, unavoidable reasons, courses may need to be cancelled. In this instance registrants will be advised urgently and will receive a full refund for registration fees.

For more information about this program, please contact the Program Coordinator.

James Cameron
Alfred Health
Telephone: 03 9903 0803
Email: etc [@] alfred.org.au

 

 

 

 

 

CORE FACULTY

Dr Amit Maini

BSc MBBS FACEM

Emergency Physician & Director of Emergency Medicine Training, The Alfred

Dr Chris Groombridge

MBBS MA(Cantab) MSc DOHNS (RCSEng) DRTM (RCSEd) DIMC (RCSEd) MRCS FACEM

Director of Emergency Medicine Training and Trauma Physician, The Alfred Hospital