Specialist resuscitation equipment and Dental Medical Emergencies

Specialist resuscitation equipment and Dental Medical Emergencies training course



This course complies with the guidelines and criteria as defined by the General Dental Council requirements for verifiable CPD training. This course aims to  deliver awareness information about specialised resuscitation equipment in the dental practice environment. (Please note that it is a requirement that the dental practice provide the practice equipment such as Oxygen cylinders, suction units etc for the purpose of teaching to the delegates therefore this course is more suited to be held in the actual dental practice).


Delegates will also learn the skills and knowledge to deal with  casualties with specific  medical emergencies listed below in a prompt, safe and effective manner in the dental practice setting.   Candidates should have prior knowledge of basic life support procedures such as CPR and Recovery position prior to attending this course. The topics covered in this course are in accordance with current guidelines published by the Resuscitation Council (UK).




2.5  hours   



Course content

    • Minimum recommended equipment list for CPR in Primary Dental Care
    • Specialised resuscitation equipment including:
    • Oxygen  equipment usage, safety, storage and maintenance
    • Bag valve mask resuscitators
    • Oro-pharyngeal airways
    • Portable emergency suction devices
    • Face shields and Pocket Mask
    • Bespoke Emergency Protocol
    • ABCDE patient assessment
    • BNF minimum recommended Medical Emergency drugs
    • Practice emergency response kit
    • Medical emergencies
          1. Adrenal Insufficiency
          2. Anaphylaxis
          3. Airway obstruction
          4. Epilepsy
          5. Hypoglycaemia
          6. Fainting
          7. Asthma
          8. Heart Attack
          9. Stroke



    Please contact MEDISAFE TRAINING  today on   0121 769 2827 for a very competitive unbeatable quote. The course price includes course handouts and certification for each delegate.




    Assessment is ongoing by the instructor. There will be a short quiz at the end of the course which includes multiple choice and short answer questions.




    A certificate of course completion from MEDISAFE TRAINING will be emailed within 72 hours to the lead person subject to successful completion of the course by the delegate. Hard copy certificates can be provided at additional cost per certificate.


    Important Information


    Please note that delegates must be at least 16 years of age and be physically able to carry out the procedures detailed in the course outline and must attend all sessions to be eligible for assessment.


    Delegates should have good English literacy and numeracy skills to understand the course and to complete the assessments.

    Please also note that  ID will need to be checked at the outset of the course for candidate verification process.


    • The training room should be quiet and of appropriate size.
    • Staff should be off work and not expected to be on duty.
    • Staff attending should remain on the course for the entire duration of the training course.
    Dental resuscitation equipment