LUCAS 2 & 3.1 Training

LUCAS – Mechanical Chest Compression Device Training

This training is a 1/2 day  session covering the following topics: competency and confidence when deploying the device, establishing and maintaining the correct position of the device and understanding and contraindications for each taught technique.

This course is suitable for all staff within the following areas: Resuscitation,  Accident & Emergency/Critical Care Outreach Service/Acute Response Team/Cardiac Catheter Lab/Simulation & Skills Centre & Senior Acute Medical Unit Staff who are ALS providers.

During the session, candidates will complete simulation practical training and gain competency in using the device. Once certification has been obtained, it is valid for 1 year. There is an expectation that candidates complete the pre-reading prior to attending the course.

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If you would like to book onto a course please complete an application form.

Training Dates for 2020  – Please click here contact

a Resuscitation Officer by email

LUCAS Training

Course Fees

Internal Candidates: Free
External Candidates: Not Available for External Candidates

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