Childbirth Emergencies in the Community

£120 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 £40 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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Start Time Name Details Location Price
December 4, 2018 - 8:30 am

Childbirth Emergencies in the Community – Milton Keynes – 4 December 2018

The Ridgeway Centre, Featherstone Road, Milton Keynes MK12 5TH £120.00
The Ridgeway Centre, Featherstone Road, Milton Keynes MK12 5TH £120.00
January 23, 2019 - 8:30 am

Childbirth Emergencies in the Community – South East – 23 January 2019

South East - Venue TBA £120.00
South East - Venue TBA £120.00
February 8, 2019 - 8:30 am

Childbirth Emergencies in the Community – South East – 8 February 2019

South East - Venue TBA £120.00
South East - Venue TBA £120.00
March 1, 2019 - 8:30 am

Childbirth Emergencies in the Community – London – 1 March 2019

London - Venue TBA £120.00
London - Venue TBA £120.00
March 7, 2019 - 8:30 am

Childbirth Emergencies in the Community – Newcastle – 7 March 2019

Newcastle - Venue TBA £120.00
Newcastle - Venue TBA £120.00
March 27, 2019 - 8:30 am

Childbirth Emergencies in the Community – South East – 27 March 2019

South East - Venue TBA £120.00
South East - Venue TBA £120.00
April 4, 2019 - 8:30 am

Childbirth Emergencies in the Community – Sunderland – 4 April 2019

Sunderland - Venue TBA £120.00
Sunderland - Venue TBA £120.00
April 12, 2019 - 8:30 am

Childbirth Emergencies in the Community – South East – 12 April 2019

South East - Venue TBA £120.00
South East - Venue TBA £120.00
May 9, 2019 - 8:30 am

Childbirth Emergencies in the Community – Newcastle – 9 May 2019

Newcastle - Venue TBA £120.00
Newcastle - Venue TBA £120.00
May 17, 2019 - 8:30 am

Childbirth Emergencies in the Community – Manchester – 17 May 2019

Manchester - Venue TBA £120.00
Manchester - Venue TBA £120.00
June 20, 2019 - 8:30 am

Childbirth Emergencies in the Community – Newcastle – 20 June 2019

Newcastle - Venue TBA £120.00
Newcastle - Venue TBA £120.00
July 4, 2019 - 8:30 am

Childbirth Emergencies in the Community – Sunderland – 4 July 2019

Sunderland - Venue TBA £120.00
Sunderland - Venue TBA £120.00
September 25, 2019 - 8:30 am

Childbirth Emergencies in the Community – Birmingham – 25 September 2019

Birmingham - Venue TBA £120.00
Birmingham - Venue TBA £120.00
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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 vaginal breech birth
  • Neonatal resuscitation
  • Cord prolapse (to include case discussion)
  • Shoulder dystocia (also in water birth)
  • Maternal collapse
  • Postpartum haemorrhage (PPH)
  • A physiological birth session (paramedics only)
  • An overview of legal claims in maternity care
  • Communication in a pre-hospital obstetric emergency

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

  • Kim-Hinshaw
    Mr Kim Hinshaw
    Honorary Chair of the Training Faculty
    Obstetric Advisor: Childbirth Emergencies in the Community
    Course Facilitator: Developing 'Human Factors' Skills
  • Ms Michelle Keeler
    Course Director - Childbirth Emergencies in the Community
  • Kirstie Savege
    Course Director - Childbirth Emergencies in the Community
  • Clara Haken
    Midwifery Course Lead
    Childbirth Emergencies in the Community
  • Kristen Goodall
    Midwifery Course Lead
    Childbirth Emergencies in the Community
  • Helena McGivern
    Midwifery Course Lead
    Childbirth Emergencies in the Community
  • Catherine Houlder
    Midwifery Course Lead
    Childbirth Emergencies in the Community
  • Lydia Emerson
    Paramedic Advisor
    Childbirth Emergencies in the Community
  • Liam Clarke
    Paramedic Advisor
    Childbirth Emergencies in the Community
  • Keith Bromwich
    Paramedic Advisor
    Childbirth Emergencies in the Community
  • David White
    Paramedic Advisor
    Childbirth Emergencies in the Community
  • Louisa Davidson
    Midwifery Course Lead
    Childbirth Emergencies in the Community