CPR for Professionals Course

CPR for Professionals Course

The Resuscitation Council CPR for Professionals Course is designed for medical professionals (physiotherapists, chiropractors, homeopaths, doctors, nurses, dentists, pharmacists etc), who are registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa. Members of the public are also allowed to attend this course. Medical professionals who need to learn or stay current with their CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation), choking, BVM (Bag-Valve Mask) and AED (Automated External Defibrillator) training and acquire the necessary 11 CPD (Continuing Professional Development) points as required by the HPCSA, (The Health Professions Council of South Africa.)  For adults who want to learn advanced life support courses in resuscitation, this course is essential. 

The course is also designed for anyone who is required to take a Healthcare Provider Course for employment.


 CPR: Adult single rescuer and team resuscitation.
 CPR: Child single rescuer and team resuscitation.
 CPR: Baby single rescuer and team resuscitation.
 Adult, child and infant conscious and unconscious patient.
 Use of a barrier device.
 Use of a pocket mask.
 Rescue breathing.
 Calling for help.
 Bag valve mask (BVM).
 Rescue breathing.
 Use of the Automated External Defibrillator (AED.
 Team dynamics.
 Choking: Responsive and unresponsive adult, child and baby.
 Recovery position.
 Algorithms and memory aids.


 A 6x hour practical course taught by our instructors.
The Resus Council manual.
An airway (or one way valve).
Practical demonstrations to practice on the CPR mannequins.
 11 Continuing Professional Development points (CPD).
Coffee and tea will be served.

Certified and endorsed by the Resuscitation Council of South Africa.
11 Continuing Professional Development points (CPD).
 Discovery members will earn 1000 Discovery miles.
 Valid for 2 years.

Upcoming cpr for professionals courses

Feb 2022
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