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 Status
July 3, 2018 - 8:30 am

Childbirth Emergencies in the Community – Manchester – 3 July 2018

Manchester United FC, Old Trafford, Sir Matt Busby Way, Stretford, Manchester, M16 0RA £120.00 This course has no spaces left
Manchester United FC, Old Trafford, Sir Matt Busby Way, Stretford, Manchester, M16 0RA £120.00 This course has no spaces left
July 4, 2018 - 8:30 am

Childbirth Emergencies in the Community – Manchester – 4 July 2018

Manchester United FC, Old Trafford, Sir Matt Busby Way, Stretford, Manchester, M16 0RA £120.00 This course has no spaces left
Manchester United FC, Old Trafford, Sir Matt Busby Way, Stretford, Manchester, M16 0RA £120.00 This course has no spaces left
September 5, 2018 - 8:30 am

Childbirth Emergencies in the Community – Cornwall – 5 September 2018

Cornwall, Venue TBA £120.00 4 Spaces Available
Cornwall, Venue TBA £120.00 4 Spaces Available
September 13, 2018 - 8:30 am

Childbirth Emergencies in the Community – London – 13 September 2018

London, Venue TBA £120.00 24 Spaces Available
London, Venue TBA £120.00 24 Spaces Available
October 10, 2018 - 8:30 am

Childbirth Emergencies in the Community – Birmingham – 10 October 2018

Birmingham City FC, St Andrew's Stadium, Birmingham B9 4RL £120.00 This course has no spaces left
Birmingham City FC, St Andrew's Stadium, Birmingham B9 4RL £120.00 This course has no spaces left
October 24, 2018 - 8:30 am

Childbirth Emergencies in the Community – Manchester – 24 October 2018

Manchester, Venue TBA £120.00 28 Spaces Available
Manchester, Venue TBA £120.00 28 Spaces Available
November 5, 2018 - 8:30 am

Childbirth Emergencies in the Community – Birmingham – 5 November 2018

Sandwell General Hospital,Lyndon, West Bromwich, West Midlands, B71 4HJ £120.00 30 Spaces Available
Sandwell General Hospital,Lyndon, West Bromwich, West Midlands, B71 4HJ £120.00 30 Spaces Available
November 9, 2018 - 8:30 am

Childbirth Emergencies in the Community – London – 9 November 2018

Kennedys, 25 Fenchurch Avenue, London, EC3M 5AD £120.00 This course has no spaces left
Kennedys, 25 Fenchurch Avenue, London, EC3M 5AD £120.00 This course has no spaces left
December 4, 2018 - 8:30 am

Childbirth Emergencies in the Community – Bedford – 4 December 2018

Bedford, Venue TBA £120.00 23 Spaces Available
Bedford, Venue TBA £120.00 23 Spaces Available
childbirth-emergencies
  • 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

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