The SCSC has run critical care courses since its founding in 1998. We currently run Principles of Intensive Care Training (PICT), facilitated by Dr Graham Nimmo, as well as an inter-facility transfer course using a working ambulance. We also run half-day in-situ sessions for tracheostomy training and systems testing. If you would like to attend a course not listed here please contact the centre director to discuss.
Course: Scottish Acute Major Trauma Team Training
Description: A bespoke, multidisciplinary, multispecialty, Scottish national trauma simulation course focussed on safe, person centred, effective acute in-hospital trauma care. Our primary course objective is to ensure the task – trauma patient MDT based initial assessment and management – is performed safely on the basis of sound scientific understanding, decision making and analysis. This will be tailored to the professional standards, clinical governance, ethical and medicolegal contexts and frameworks pertinent to contemporary Scotland… Full Details
Course: Scottish Inter-Facility Transfer Training ShIFT
Description: This course builds on the knowledge gained from completing the five adult Transfer modules in the “Intensive Care” section… Full Details