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CANCELLED - Management of medical emergencies

Event Type
Event Subject
Development Outcomes (C)
Topic Groups (Education & Development, Ethics and Regulation, General Dental Practice, Health and Safety, Practice Management)
Friday 15 January 2021
09:30 - 16:30
British Dental Association
64 Wimpole Street, LONDON, W1G 8YS, England
Chris Kurt-Gabel
Booking Fees
  • Essential Member: £150.00
  • Expert Member: £150.00
  • Extra Member: £150.00
  • Senior member: £150.00
  • Non member: £200.00
  • Student member: £150.00

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Management of medical emergencies in the dental practice

Friday 15 Janaury 2021 | LONDON   **CANCELLED**

We hope to publish spring/summer 2021 dates soon. Please register your interest by emailing

Ensure that as a team and as individuals you are able to deal confidently with medical emergencies that may arise.

Medical emergencies can happen at any time in the dental practice. This interactive course will bring you up to date with the latest standards and procedures, equipping you with the necessary skills to manage a medical emergency with confidence.

Learning objectives

  • Manage and prevent a medical emergency
  • Prepare and use standard emergency drugs and medical equipment
  • Assess risk by identifying the hazards which commonly cause emergencies
  • Understand the key signs and symptoms of common emergencies and aid correct diagnosis
  • Have practical experience of hands-on basic life support and CPR training.


​09:00 ​Registration and arrival refreshments
​​09:30 ​​​Introduction
​09:40 Common medical emergencies presentation
​10:35 ​Morn​ing break
​10:50 ​Practical - Airway equipment and drugs skills
​​13:00 ​​Lunch
​​13:45 ​Video demonstration - Assessment of the sick patient
​14:15 ​Practical - scenario training and assessed BLS
​16:25 ​Summary
​16:30 ​Close



Chris Kurt-Gabel, Managing Director, A to E Training & Solutions

Chris qualified in 1995 as a Registered General Nurse at the Whittington Hospital in London then working in orthopaedics and emergency departments in several London hospitals. In 1998 he obtained his Accident & Emergency Nursing course (ENB3) and then qualified as a Children's Nurse from City University in 2000. In 2007 he received his Masters in Public Administration from London Southbank University and will be starting a legal conversion course in 2014 again at London Southbank University. He is an instructor in the following Resuscitation Council provider courses: Advanced Life Support, Advanced Paediatric Life Support, European Paediatric Advanced Life Support, Generic Instructor Course.

Substantial experience in accident and emergency nursing then became a Resuscitation Officer at UCLH in central London. Developed and managed the Resuscitation Service at UCLH for 4 years developing risk assessment tools, training programmes, infrastructure and policy. Along with colleagues he was an inaugural officer of the Association of London Resuscitation Officers group and has been involved in the development of resuscitation strategy and practice for over 15 years. He has in the past been a General Manager and Head of Clinical Services for a private hospital.

Currently he is working on developing innovative resuscitation equipment solutions and primary research developing the professional knowledge base around aspects of management of emergency situations.



​BDA Member: ​£150
​Non member ​£200
​DCP ​£120


The fee includes refreshments, lunch and all course documentation.

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6 hours CPD

The training course meets the educational criteria set by the GDC for verifiable CPD and is certified by the British Dental Association.




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