Cambridge Postgraduate Medical Centre
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Simulation Course: Safe Sedation for Nurses & AHPs // 17th June 2021

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Dates: Thu 17th Jun
Venue: David Dunn Suite and Simulation Centre, Addenbrooke's Hospital view on map
Course price: £35.00 - £75.00
Course Administrator:
Megan Doades
01223 348100

Safe Sedation for Nurses & AHPs


This Safe Sedation course is an interactive study day consisting of lectures, skills stations and simulated scenarios. This course also covers guidelines, recommendations, pharmacology and sedation techniques related to procedural sedation.

This is an opportunity to take part in a course on safe sedation, delivered by friendly and experienced faculty. The course is developed and led by Dr A Prakash (Consultant Anaesthetist at Cambridge University Hospitals) and co-organised by of Lisa Wood (Critical Care Outreach Nurse at Cambridge).

Dr Prakash developed the very successful Safe Sedation for Medics Study Day, for multi-disciplinary clinicians which is accredited by RCP, RCoA and CUHFT.


This course is specifically designed for all Senior Nurses/AHPs practicing procedural sedation in A&E, Radiology, Gastroenterology, Nephrology and Cardiology.

Numbers are limited to 12 candidates per course with a limit of 3 delegates from each stream.


The course is scheduled to run from 09:00 - 16:30 with registration beginning at 08:45.


To apply for the course you will need to log in to the website with your username and password. If you do not have a username and password you will need to register first.

Once you have logged in please click Apply at the top of this page to apply for this course. If no Apply button is visible the course is full.

Please check that the email address you have signed up to the website with is the correct email address before making your application as this is the address your confirmation details and pre-course material will be sent to.


The course is £35 for internal candidates (nurses currently working at Cambridge University Hospital). The fee for external candidates is £75.

Please note: It is currently only possible to pay for this course over the phone.


Your place is not confirmed until you make payment. You will need to contact us over the phone on 01223 348100 once you have completed your application via this website. You will receive an automated confirmation email once we have confirmed your place.

For full details on the cancellation policy please click here.