Advanced Life Support Theory Module 2 (Adult)

My Health Learning Course Code: 45793475    :    Online Survey ID: 40002793

Duration: 20 Minutes    :    Published: March 2015

Owner: HETI     :    Team: District HETI


This consists of only one course

Welcome to the eLearning module Advanced Life Support Theory Module 2 (Adult).
This module aims to develop and / or enhance knowledge, in the application of the Advanced Life Support (ALS) algorithm, to prepare participants for the practical component of the Advanced Life Support assessment, or to be utilised as a tool for revision.
A certificate is issued on completion.


At the completion of the module participants will be better prepared for the practical component of Advanced Life Support (ALS) training by being able to:

  • Outline the steps in the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Adult Cardio-respiratory Arrest Flow Chart to provide ALS.
  • Identify the rationale for working as a team with a designated team leader during a cardio-respiratory arrest.
  • Apply the ARC Adult Cardio-respiratory Arrest flow chart knowledge to simulated scenarios.


This course is applicable for health professionals who are expected to apply the skills as part of their clinical duties, for example:

  • Critical care staff - emergency, intensive care, coronary care,
  • Clinical Emergency Response System (CERS) teams (Rapid Response, Retrieval teams and Clincal responders),
  • First line Emergency Care staff,
  • Rural and remote staff.

This may qualify for up to 0.5 hrs of Continuous Professional Development


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  • Method : Online
  • No prerequisites
  • Not mandatory