Quest Training and Development




Immediate Life Support

Blended Learning and Onsite Training for Mental Health 

ILS Blended and On-site Training

Course Details

Adult Immediate Life Support (ILS) Blended Learning for Mental Health

Learning Content

This ILS blended learning course focuses on the assessment and treatment of the deteriorating patient. It enables the team to work together to ensure safe and appropriate treatment is given to a sick patient and to carryout CPR and defibrillation if required. 

The course is divided into two modules. The first module is online and will prepare delegate for the practical  face-to-face session. 

You have unlimited access to the online support material throughout the year. 

The practical course will be focused around your occupational area and aims to put theory into practice. 

Course Requirements

You must complete all elements of the course to achieve certification. Individual tutoring is available for this course at an additional fee if required.

Course Aim

The course aim is to enable  you to deal with and manage medical  emergencies relating to your occupational area. 

Course Objectives

By the end of the session, you will be able to:
Discuss the human factors whilst dealing with medical emergencies.
Carry out an initial assessment of an unconscious patient.
Use the ABCDE approach and SAMPLE to recognise life-threatening emergencies and take immediate action to prevent them from deteriorating.
Demonstrate the competent use of intermediate airway adjuncts.
Carry out effective ILS and safely use an AED on adults.
Undertake medical emergency scenario training related to your occupational area consolidate your learning.

Who can attend?

All mental healthcare professional who are required to undertake immediate life support prior to the arrival of advanced life support (ALS).

Course Duration

Total six hour blended learning. Three hours online and three face-to-face at your workplace.

This course can also be delivered as a six hour face-to-face session depending on previous experience. 

Development Outcomes 

This CPD course meets the criteria for six hours CPD.

Quality Control

This course is Nationally Certificated through ITOL and provided by a RC(UK) Advanced life support instructor. Complete support material, assessment and course feedback is provided online.

Course Cost

Option one £999 per group of up to six delegates for one day face-to-face training. Best for new staff who require close training support.

Option two £999 per group of up to six delegates blended learning three hours on-line and three hours face to face. Best for self-motivated staff who require hands on practical training following the online module.

Best Value only £125 per delegate. 

Option two £1499 per group of up to twelve delegates blended learning three hours online and three hours face to face per group. Best for self-motivated staff who require hands-on practical training following the online module. The course will train six delegates in the morning and six in the afternoon. 

Please call for further training options. 

Course Instructor

Pete Chell Fellow ITOL, RC(UK) ALS and GICI, ERC ALS and GIC