Nature of Course: Open to 15_07_10 Simulation centre, St T's 034Internal & External attendees

Course Director: Dr Marilyn McDougall, Paediatric Intensive Care Consultant


The course is mapped to the paediatric curriculum and will provide candidates with a framework to:

  • Manage a wide range of paediatric emergencies
  • Identify and manage neonatal emergencies
  • Facilitate good teamwork in critical scenarios


  • This one day course is delivered in simulation centres with excellent facilities for high fidelity simulation
  • Places are limited to optimize learning opportunities and allow all candidates to participate in scenarios
  • Multidisciplinary team working will be developed using common and important neonatal and paediatric emergency scenarios
  • Scenarios and debriefing will focus on Human Factors as well as knowledge and technical skills
  • Candidates will gain an improved understanding of crisis resource management and its application in paediatrics


Designed for ST3 and ST1 Paediatric Trainees and Paediatric Nurses

Places are limited to the following:

  • 5x ST1
  • 5x ST3
  • 5x Paediatric Nurses

These are available on a first come first served basis.



  • To be announced


This course is free to attendees who meet the eligibility criteria.


Please contact the Simulation team to register your interest