Advanced Life Support Course


Gain Advanced Life Support (ALS) certification on your terms by completing the CRANAplus ALS course online, the only accredited ALS course in Australia that enables you to undertake your clinical assessment via a virtual platform.

6 hours Online Course plus Virtual Clinical Assessment

This course has been approved by ACRRM for 1 hour PDP. 


Learning Outcomes

  1. Describe the normal cardiac anatomy, rhythm and conduction system of the heart.
  2. Demonstrate competency in the management of life threatening situation including DRSABCD and ALS techniques and post arrest care.
  3. Describe the legal, ethical and OH&S issues in relation to ALS


  • Introduction
  • DRS
  • Airway
  • Breathing
  • Defibrillation
  • Medicines
  • Post Resuscitation Care
  • Ethics Medico-Legal
  • Documentation
  • Summary


Course Delivery
Based on the Australian Resuscitation Council Guidelines and best practice principles, course content is contextualised to the specialised setting experienced by remote, isolated and rural medical professionals.

Basic Life Support (BLS) is a self-reported (no evidence required) prerequisite for this module.

Following successful completion of both the theory and practical components you will be awarded an Advanced Life Support Certificate and will have the skills required for the management of the patient prior, during and after a cardio respiratory arrest.

Virtual Clinical Assessment
By registering for this module, you agree to complete the CRANAplus clinical assessment. Once you have access to the required equipment please contact CRANAplus directly via email to arrange a practical assessment via Skype (or equivalent) with a CRANAplus assessor. 

To view a list of resources required to complete the assessment online with a virtual assessor, please click here.

For all issues regarding assessment please contact CRANAplus directly via email 

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Advanced Life Support (CPR + airways)

Medical Audience
GP, GP Registrar, Specialist, Doctors in Training (DIT), Medical Student, International Medical Graduate, Overseas Trained Doctor

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Advanced Life Support (ALS)
7h : 0m
MBA: 7h : 0m
ACRRM - Fellow: 7h : 0m
$495.00 inc. of GST
$579.00 inc. of GST
Accident and Emergency Medicine

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