Advanced Paediatric Life Support
Advanced Paediatric Life Support is taught, and its principles practised throughout the world. Over 83,000 candidates have completed the course since its inception in 1993. The 3-day APLS course comprises of a flexible one-day on-line component (VLE) and a two-day face-to-face course. Candidates who have taken the course include Consultants, Advanced Nurse Practitioners and Resuscitation Training Officers from Accident & Emergency, Anaesthetic and Paediatric departments.
Please click on the following link to download a full APLS course information fact sheet.
CPD Points: The College of Emergency Medicine has approved the APLS course, awarding it 12 CPD points.
Important course updates and references
Please be aware that Codeine has been banned in children under 12, and is no longer advised in any child. We are in the process of amending our materials, but please bear this in mind in the interim. If you want any further information, please visit:
Replacement manual pages or chapters
There are no changes currently
APLS references for 6th Edition
To follow in June 2016
Courses to consider
You may also wish to consider the following courses: