Faculty of Health Sciences Resuscitation: Theory and Practice Continuing Professional Development Individual module Level of study Please select a level How to apply What you'll study Around 80% of cardiac arrests in hospital are predictable, with the patient showing clinical signs in the hours before the event. Therefore a sound knowledge of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is required, as it is appropriate for many acute medical events where death is likely if no intervention takes place. This module aims to provide health care practitioners with the knowledge and skills to recognise and deal with those patients at risk of a cardiac arrest and those having a cardiac arrest. Starts in: Duration: January 12 weeks (1 semester) This module is delivered on alternate Fridays on campus. Get in touch Module Leader Caroline Drewe +44 (0)1482 463103 Admissions Benefit from the amazing facilities of our new £28-million Health Campus with its mock operating theatre, hospital ward and intensive care unit. Find out more Developed with our NHS partners, our programmes are constantly updated to reflect the very latest in health care thinking. Clinical placements give our students the skills, experience and support to become confident and compassionate health practitioners. Expert staff work with NHS clinicians to deliver programmes from ‘bite-size’ taster sessions to PhDs in some of the UK’s finest facilities. Entry requirements Applicants are normally required to have 120 credits at level 5 (but not essential). Related courses Supporting Adults with Long Term Conditions Electrocardiography: Analysis and Interpretation Care and Management of the Critically Ill Patient End of Life Care Pathophysiology for Critical Care Practice BSc (Hons) Critical Care Caring for People with Long Term Health Conditions Fees and funding Home/EU: £1,540 (per 20 credit module) International: Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org Funding may be available through your employer. If you’re self-funding, you may be eligible for a Professional and Career Development Loan from the government.