Elite Seminars Event

Advanced Life Support (Level1)

Event date 03 September 2022     Event time 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Event time North Ryde

This Advanced Life Support (Level 1) course is accredited by the Australian Resuscitation Council and is suitable for healthcare professionals including doctors, medical students, dentists, nurses, midwives, paramedics and physiotherapists.

A one-day Australian Resuscitation Council accredited Advanced Life Support (Level 1) course aimed at providing the candidate with the skills and knowledge to manage the patient in the immediate period of crisis. It includes the recognition, assessment and immediate management of the deteriorating patient, along with the skills for dealing with a cardiac arrest or other medical emergencies in a clinical setting.


The course commences at 9.00am and concludes at 5.00pm.

Tea, coffee and catered lunch is included.


Elite Seminars is fully accredited by the Australian Resuscitation Council as a provider of ALS-1 courses.


ALS-1 Course Content:


• Recognition, assessment and management of the critically ill patient using a structured ABCDE approach (aiming to prevent cardiac arrest)


Airway management skills


Basic Life Support


Defibrillation skills (Manual and/or AED modes)


Cardiac arrest management using the ARC ALS Algorithm


Work as an effective team member in a cardiac arrest


Candidates will be sent an ALS-1 book prior to the course which should be read in preparation for the face-to-face component.


Candidates who successfully complete the course will receive an Australian Resuscitation Council ALS1 certificate valid for 4 years.


Colette Foudy
BNProfHons, RN, MClinNurs, Cert IV Education and Teaching, ARC Course Instructor


Colette is a Critical Care Nurse Educator at St George Private Hospital Sydney and has 25 years critical care experience in Australia and the UK.


Within this role she has been responsible for the development and implementation of education programs including Critical Care Nursing Foundation, NSQHS Standard 8 Recognising and Responding to Acute Deterioration education, Basic and Advanced Life Support and Resus4Kids. Colette is also an experienced Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Course Director, regularly teaching BLS, ALS1 and ALS2 courses. 


Colette is passionate on educating staff of the early detection and management of clinical deterioration to improve patient outcomes. In her current role as ICU Educator, Colette is also able to positively influence clinical practice at the bedside and is a fierce advocate for patient-centred care.



This course will be held in the conference room at:

Courtyard by Marriott Hotel

11 Talavera Rd

North Ryde NSW.

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Parking: The hotel provides complimentary parking for course candidates. Please take a ticket at the boom-gate and ask reception to validate it for you prior to departure.


Nearest Train Station: Macquarie Park Station (approx. 8-10 minute walk to the venue)



Courtyard by Marriot, 11 Talavera Road, North Ryde NSW





If you're travelling from interstate and require accommodation, you may wish to stay at Courtyard by Marriott* which is the location for our ALS-1 course. For availability, please  contact the hotel on (02) 9491 9500 or click here for their website.


Courtyard by Marriot, 11 Talavera Road, North Ryde NSW


*Elite Seminars is not affiliated with Courtyard by Marriott hotels.