Childbirth Emergencies in the Community

£95 for full day of training, including lunch, tea and coffee.

To book please click on the selected course below and fill out our online application form. Please note administration fee charges of £30 per booking will be made for any cancellations – as we are a not for profit organisation and will have incurred costs.

£30 discount available for students, please enter stu30 as voucher code at checkout (must provide student ID at registration on the day).

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  • Ms Michelle Keeler
    BIRTH2 Course Director - Childbirth Emergencies in the Community

Course Outline

This one-day course will review and update on important elements in the management of emergency skills that may be needed when women birth at home.

Aims of the Course

To provide a hands-on practical session that offers clear guidelines and builds confidence on important elements in the management of emergency skills that may be needed when women birth in the community.

Relevant For

Those who attend planned or unplanned births in the community, such as community midwives, independent midwives, paramedics, MCAs, GPs and practice development midwives who will facilitate skill sharing with colleagues.

Content
  • Upright & upright complicated vaginal breech delivery
  • Neonatal resuscitation
  • Cord prolapse (to include case discussion)
  • Shoulder dystocia (also in water birth)
  • Maternal collapse
  • Postpartum haemorrhage (PPH)

94% rated quality of education as ‘Very Good‘ or ‘Excellent

100% of delegates reported an effective influence on practice

97% reported that they would consider or intended to modify practice after seeking more information