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Professional Development

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followed by option: 1 for CHSS, 2 for CBAL or 3 for CATE

You can view, apply for and review your professional development courses here.

Pre-Hospital Trauma Care


Courses

Please select the level of study you wish to apply for. Level M indicates that you wish to study at Masters level, and Levels 1-3 indicate that you wish to study at Degree (Undergraduate) level.

Course Details


Course/Module Code

UZYYGY-20-3

Level

3

Fees

24-25 Accredited 20 credits

£1100.00

Assessed

24-25 Non-Accredited 20 credits

£1100.00

Unassessed

Course Dates

Select course date below to see all attendance days and to apply.
If no course dates are shown below this could be due to high demand or no availability. If your course is being funded by your employer and they have bought places in advance you will need to contact them to be given the links to apply.


Applications

University

Assessment

Assessment will be an online examination which will include a range of questions including scenario-based short answer questions, long answer questions and multiple choice questions (MCQs).

Campus

Glenside

Content

A typical syllabus for the module will include, but not limited to:

  • Aetiology and UK pre-hospital trauma systems
  • Assessment at traumatic incidents - risk, mechanism and patient
  • Traumatic injuries and evidence-based treatment and management - system by system
  • Communication, collaboration and coordination of resources in pre-hospital trauma care

Course Director

Louisa Jamieson

Introduction

This 20 credit Pre-Hospital Trauma Care module is for registered practitioners looking to further develop and expand their knowledge and practice of pre-hospital trauma care. The module can be taken at level 6 (BSc level) or level 7 (Masters level) and is relevant to paramedics and emergency care practitioners.

On successful completion of the module, you will achieve the following learning outcomes.

Level 6 module (UZYYGY-20-3):

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the aetiology and epidemiology of major trauma
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of a range of assessment techniques to identify the injuries sustained by patients in traumatic incidents
  • Evaluate the communication, coordination and collaboration of resources required to deliver care to the trauma patient from the point of injury through to definitive care
  • Demonstrate an effective critical understanding of organ and system-specific injuries, their evidence-based treatment and management
  • Evaluate the pathophysiological principles and assessment findings to formulate a field impression and implement the intended treatment plan for the patient with injury through major trauma.

Level 7 module (UZYYH3-20-M):

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the aetiology and epidemiology of major trauma
  • Identify and critically appraise the evidence to  assess, and techniques to identify the injuries sustained by patients in traumatic incidents
  • Critically evaluate the communication, coordination and collaboration of resources required to deliver care to the trauma patient from the point of injury through to definitive care
  • Demonstrate an effective critical understanding of organ and system-specific injuries, their evidence-based treatment and management
  • Critically evaluate the pathophysiological principles and assessment findings to formulate a field impression and implement the intended treatment plan for the patient with injury through major trauma.

Key Facts

You may be able to study these modules at Level 6 (BSc level) or Level 7 (Masters level) depending on your academic circumstances. Please contact the CPD Team or the Module Leader for advice if you are unsure which level would be best for you.

Learning and Teaching

The module has been designed using a mix of face-to-face and online learning. 

A variety of approaches will be used which may include technology-enhanced learning material, online web content, video presentations, lectures, seminars, case-based learning, enquiry-based learning, workshops and simulation.

Study facilities

The College of Health, Science and Society has an excellent reputation for the quality of its teaching and the facilities it provides.

Get a feel for the Health Professions facilities we have on offer here from wherever you are.

Telephone

+44 (0)117 32 81158

You can also follow us on Twitter @UWEhasCPD.

Title

20 credit level 6 and level 7 module


Click here to ask us a question about this course. Please include your full name with your question. If required, please let us know if you want us to add you to the future dates mailing list. Alternatively you may email us directly at pd@uwe.ac.uk


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Course Details


Course/Module Code

UZYYH3-20-M

Level

M

Fees

24-25 Accredited 20 credits

£1100.00

Assessed

24-25 Non-Accredited 20 credits

£1100.00

Unassessed

Course Dates

Select course date below to see all attendance days and to apply.
If no course dates are shown below this could be due to high demand or no availability. If your course is being funded by your employer and they have bought places in advance you will need to contact them to be given the links to apply.


Applications

University

Assessment

Assessment will be an online examination which will include a range of questions including scenario-based short answer questions, long answer questions and multiple choice questions (MCQs).

Campus

Glenside

Content

A typical syllabus for the module will include, but not limited to:

  • Aetiology and UK pre-hospital trauma systems
  • Assessment at traumatic incidents - risk, mechanism and patient
  • Traumatic injuries and evidence-based treatment and management - system by system
  • Communication, collaboration and coordination of resources in pre-hospital trauma care

Course Director

Louisa Jamieson

Introduction

This 20 credit Pre-Hospital Trauma Care module is for registered practitioners looking to further develop and expand their knowledge and practice of pre-hospital trauma care. The module can be taken at level 6 (BSc level) or level 7 (Masters level) and is relevant to paramedics and emergency care practitioners.

On successful completion of the module, you will achieve the following learning outcomes.

Level 6 module (UZYYGY-20-3):

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the aetiology and epidemiology of major trauma
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of a range of assessment techniques to identify the injuries sustained by patients in traumatic incidents
  • Evaluate the communication, coordination and collaboration of resources required to deliver care to the trauma patient from the point of injury through to definitive care
  • Demonstrate an effective critical understanding of organ and system-specific injuries, their evidence-based treatment and management
  • Evaluate the pathophysiological principles and assessment findings to formulate a field impression and implement the intended treatment plan for the patient with injury through major trauma.

Level 7 module (UZYYH3-20-M):

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the aetiology and epidemiology of major trauma
  • Identify and critically appraise the evidence to  assess, and techniques to identify the injuries sustained by patients in traumatic incidents
  • Critically evaluate the communication, coordination and collaboration of resources required to deliver care to the trauma patient from the point of injury through to definitive care
  • Demonstrate an effective critical understanding of organ and system-specific injuries, their evidence-based treatment and management
  • Critically evaluate the pathophysiological principles and assessment findings to formulate a field impression and implement the intended treatment plan for the patient with injury through major trauma.

Key Facts

You may be able to study these modules at Level 6 (BSc level) or Level 7 (Masters level) depending on your academic circumstances. Please contact the CPD Team or the Module Leader for advice if you are unsure which level would be best for you.

Learning and Teaching

The module has been designed using a mix of face-to-face and online learning. 

A variety of approaches will be used which may include technology-enhanced learning material, online web content, video presentations, lectures, seminars, case-based learning, enquiry-based learning, workshops and simulation.

Study facilities

The College of Health, Science and Society has an excellent reputation for the quality of its teaching and the facilities it provides.

Get a feel for the Health Professions facilities we have on offer here from wherever you are.

Telephone

+44 (0)117 32 81158

You can also follow us on Twitter @UWEhasCPD.

Title

20 credit level 6 and level 7 module


Click here to ask us a question about this course. Please include your full name with your question. If required, please let us know if you want us to add you to the future dates mailing list. Alternatively you may email us directly at pd@uwe.ac.uk


Enquire

To view all CPD courses offered by UWE Bristol, please select (click on) the box below

View courses