ASSURE - An Acute Care Workshop

A - Assessment of acutely unwell

S - Synthesis of clinical information

S - Skill learning - common lifesaving procedures

R - Resource management in crisis situations



  • Airway workshop

  • Breathing and ventilation station

  • Ultrasound-guided vascular access

  • Procedural skill stations- LP, procedural sedation, nerve block

  • Communication workshop

  • Case-based discussion

  • CRM principles and simulation 

  • Documentation and medico-legal framework


Training Domains

  1. Medical expertise

  2. Clinical Synthesis and Management

  3. Prioritization and decision making

  4. Teamwork and collaboration

  5. Communication

  6. Health Advocacy



  1. Provide doctors with a practical approach towards emergency management in an interactive, hands-on, scenario-based workshop.

  2. Diagnose and manage unwell patients in team-based environments as a leader following the principles of crisis resource management.

  3. Provide doctors with a structured approach towards interpreting bedside and imaging investigations.

  4. Communicate effectively with patients and colleagues in difficult situations. 

  5. Perform lifesaving procedures efficiently and promptly.

  6. Advice around work-life balance and healthy living


Target Audience

This continued education program is tailored as a step-up program for doctors who want to train in ED/ICU/Anaesthesia/Acute Medicine and for rural and metro GP/SMOs working in ED/HDU settings. We are committed to providing you with the best possible learning experience and will be accredited by multiple colleges, including ACEM, RACGP, CICM and ACCRM, for CPD activity.


Course overview:


Pre-Workshop learning modules  

Pre-course quiz


During the workshop:

Continuous interaction with the facilitators

Hand on procedural skill stations



Post course activities

Post course dinner

Post course quiz

Access to the online learning materials for members

Post course reflection

Course Fee

1099.00 AUD

(Early Bird until 30 Aug 2023)

1199.00 AUD

(After 30 Aug 2023)


17 Nov 2023 - 18 Nov 2023


Pan Pacific, Perth

Our sponsors


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