Onboard Medical Emergencies

December 13, 2017

Ce cours sera donné en anglais

Air Canada Training Centre
7373 boul. de la Côte-Vertu
Saint Laurent, QC, H4S 1Z3

Course Directors: Anna Carvalho MD & Vincent Poirier MDCM

Supplemental information / information supplémentaire : www.onboardme.ca

The Onboard Medical Emergencies course is for all health professionals interested in the subject of aviation medicine or inflight emergencies. Participants come from a wide range of medical backgrounds, including family and emergency physicians, occupational health, nursing and professionals who work in the aeromedical/travel medicine domain. ENROLLMENT IS LIMITED TO 49.

Course Highlights:

  • Altitude physiology in the aviation environment
  • Epidemiology of medical emergencies in flight
  • Which passengers are "Fit to Fly"
  • Medical equipment onboard the aircraft: Emergency Medical Kit (EMK)
  • Safety on board
  • Cabin crew—their roles and first aid training
  • Medico-legal implications of helping onboard
  • Management of common emergencies in flight
  • Role play in flight simulator:
  • Aircraft evacuation
  • Smoke in cabin
  • CPR/ALS: where to do it?
  • Emergency oxygen
Early registration (October 6): $435
Physicians: $520
Students, Residents, Nurses & Paramedics: $350
Frais :
Avant le 6 octobre: 435 $
Médecins : 520 $
Étudiants (es), Résidents (es) , Infirmiers (ères) & Paramédics: 350 $
Remboursement intégral moins 75$ aux annulations écrites reçues avant le 20 novembre 2017 et aucun remboursement après cette date.
Full refund less $75.00 administrative fee for a written cancellation received before November 20, 2017 and no refund after that date.