Newborn Life Support (NLS) - Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
Who is this course suitable for? The NLS course is designed for any healthcare professional involved in the delivery and care of the newborn infant. This includes both junior and senior medical and nursing staff, midwives, paramedics and resuscitation officers. All applicants must hold a professional healthcare qualification or be in training for a professional healthcare qualification.
The NLS course teaches the knowledge and skills required to:
approach the management of a newborn infant during the first 10-20 minutes in a competent manner;
understand the processes underlying apnoea, bradycardia and poor condition at birth;
deliver practical airway management and ventilatory support.
Sponsor: Chelsea and Westminster Hospital