Australian Institute for Clinical Education

The Advanced Life Support courses are authored by the Australian Resuscitation Council, and are accredited by most professional colleges and bodies across Australia as the gold-standard in training for health care professionals in resuscitation and the identification, prevention and treatment of cardiac arrest.

Colleges that currently recognise the Australian Resuscitation Council ALS courses:

ACRRMAustralian College of Rural and Remote Medicine

Points + MOPS Procedural Grant *

*Subject to being eligible and registered in the Procedural Grants Program prior to attending.

  • 10 mandatory Advanced Life Support (ALS) points.
  • 20 Planned Reflective Professional Development (PRPD) points and 1 Anaesthetics (Emergency Response) point.
  • 30 MOPS points under the Emergency or Anaesthetics Component.
  • 1 Anaesthetics (Emergency Response) point.
Accredited for the Rural Procedural Grants program

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ANZCAAustralian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists

ANZCA activity recognition details
Participants in the ANZCA CPD Program may claim this cardiac arrest course as an emergency response activity in their CPD portfolio.
Emergency response activity Recognition code
Cardiac arrest (ALS level 1) ER-14-CA-077

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CICMCollege of Intensive Care Medicine of Australia and New Zealand

CICM activity recognition

Course Activity Group 3 – Category 3B; Quality Assurance and Patient Safety Activities
Advanced Life Support level 1/ILS 3 points per hour (9 hours)

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RACGPRoyal Australian College of General Practitioners

Course Activity ID Cat 1 points CPR requirement Training grant eligibility Pre-reading period
Advanced Life Support Level 1 82780 40 Yes Anaesthetic grant – 1 day

Emergency Medicine grant – 1 day

Two weeks

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RACPRoyal Australasian College of Physicians

RACP activity recognition details

Course Category 4: Structured Learning Projects at 3 credits per hour
Advanced Life Support Level 1/ILS 9 hours

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ACEMAustralasian College for Emergency Medicine

The following activities have now been reaccredited for the 2017 – 2020 ACEM CPD cycle commencing 1 July 2017

‘Advanced Life Support courses’ are accredited for the stated number of ACEM CPD hours below:

Name of Activity Provider CPD Category Activity Type CPD Hours
Advanced Life Support Level 1 Australian Resuscitation Council Group Learning Workshops and Training – Procedural skills based 8

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