Distance Learning

Distance Airway Course

This course focuses on the importance of proficient airway management. Lecture material and simulation training is provided via teleconference across the WWAMI region and is dedicated to the anatomy of the airway and hands-on skill practice focused on the identification and assessment of the patient airway. This course is designed for 3rd and 4th year medical students, 1st year residents and physician assistants.

Distance Advanced Airway Course

This course focuses on the importance of proficient management of an advanced airway. Lecture material and simulation training is delivered via teleconference across the WWAMI region and is dedicated to the anatomy of the airway and hands-on skill practice focused on the identification and assessment of the patient airway. This course is designed for 3rd and 4th year medical students, 1st year residents and physician assistants.

Distance Central Line Training

Designed for healthcare providers that place central venous catheters, this course teaches the basic principles and techniques for placing a central venous line into a patient. Learners first complete an E-Learning cognitive training module and training with a manikin before attending the testing session. At each skills session, learners review situations in which a central line would be used, are instructed in ultrasound use and finally, practice central line placement using a task-training manikin.