Clinical Skills Development Service

Course Information

Effective Management of Anaesthetic Crises (EMAC)


3 day/s


Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea provided.


On completion


Everyone $2,800.00 +GST


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EMAC focuses on effective team work during an anaesthetic crisis. The course is available to anaesthetists and anaesthetic registrars who have completed their primary exam and two years of anaesthetic training. A Current CV MUST be supplied with application to attend the course.

Who should participate

Anaesthetists and Anaesthetic Trainees who have completed both their primary exam and two years of Anaesthetic training. Also suitable for trainees post introductory training, and JCCA Trainees and GP Anaesthetists.


Participants must have completed the Initial Assessment of Anaesthetic Competence through ANZCA. Other participants may apply for the Anaesthetic Crisis Resource Management course.


Neat casual clothing and enclosed footwear.


Menu choices will comply with QLD Health Healthy Choices Strategy. Special dietary requirements will be catered for with prior notice.

NSQHS Standards

S1: Governance for Safety and Quality in Health Service Organisations
S2: Partnering with Consumers
S3: Preventing and Controlling Healthcare Associated Infections
S4: Medication Safety
S5: Patient Identification and Procedure Matching
S6: Clinical Handover
S7: Blood and Blood Products
S8: Preventing and Managing Pressure Injuries
S9: Recognising and Responding to Clinical Deterioration in Acute Health Care
S10: Preventing Falls and Harm from Falls

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