PALS1 – Paediatric Advanced Life Support

Develop skills, knowledge, and confidence in managing paediatric medical emergencies, including cardiac arrest.
Book now to attend a course as an individual, or contact us for a group booking.

CPD Points

Earn Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Points from a number of colleges. The Australian Resuscitation Council Advanced Life Support Courses provide CPD points for the following colleges.

Authorised Education Provider

Parasol is an Accredited Course Centre and education provider for the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Advanced Life Support courses. The ARC is the voluntary organisation that acts as the peak body to represent all major groups involved in the teaching and practice of resuscitation.

Course description

Paediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS1) is a 1 day course focusing on developing skills, knowledge and confidence in managing paediatric medical emergency including cardiac arrest.  

The PALS1 course is designed for health professionals who do not regularly participate in medical emergencies. 


What you will learn

The Paediatric Advanced Life Support course teaches the following knowledge and skills:

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Other Course Information

Health professionals who don’t regularly deal with emergencies, including:

  • Ward-based staff
  • GPs
  • Registered Nurses
  • Paramedics
  • Medical students
  • Interns
  • Other healthcare professional

There are no formal prerequisites for this course. Pre-course materials and e-learning content is sent two weeks before the start of the course which also includes an optional multiple-choice exam with answers and explanations supplied for self-assessment.

Neat casual clothing and enclosed footwear suitable for safe practice of the skills including hands-on CPR.

Catering is provided throughout the course. We can cater for a range of dietary requirements. Please advise of dietary requirements when enrolling for the course.

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