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Featured ALS Courses For 2016/2017

Doing an ALS course is a compulsory of training as a doctors and is one of the most widely run resuscitation courses across the UK. Naturally most doctors tend to opt for the ALS course in the vicinity of their home or local hospital. But given that we’re guaranteed a couple of days study leave and transport costs, why not use your ALS as an excuse for a mini-break? Take a day off before or after or tie-it in with a long weekend.

Here are our selection of upcoming ALS courses in interesting locations for a getaway break.

Best For: The Long Weekend

The Royal Cornwall Hospital, Cornwall

  • Things to do: Trebah Gardens, Eden Project, Fish & Chips
Truro Cathedral Cornwall
Truro Cathedral at night; Trebah Gardens; Eden Project
  • South West
  • Thurs 22nd -Fri 23rd Sept
  • Sharon Mclaughlin
  • sharonmclaughlin@nhs.net

Best For: The City Break

St Thomas' Hospital, London

  • Things to do: South Bank, London Eye, Westminster Abbey
South West
  • South West
  • Tues 15th -Weds 16th Nov
  • resuscitationservices@gstt.nhs.uk

Best For: The Country Escape

Penrith Hospital, Cumbria

  • Things to do: The Lake District; Walking; Mountaineering
The Lake District
  • South West
  • Tues 22nd – Weds 23rd Nov
  • Debra Walker
  • debra.walker@cumbria.nhs.uk

Best For: Activity Sports

Torbay Hospital, Devon

  • Things to do: Sailing, Kitesurfing, Crabbing, Climbing
Torquay Harbour
  • South West
  • Tues 18th-Weds 19th Sept
  • Stephen Williams
  • stephen.williams1@nhs.net

Best For: Beach & Chill

Blackpool Victoria Hospital, Blackpool

  • Things to do: Pleasure Pier, Donkey Rides, Ice Cream
Blackpool Beach
  • North West
  • Mon 26th – Tues 27th Sept
  • Samantha Salisbury
  • resuscitation@bfwh.nhs.uk

Best For: Culture

Chelsea & Westminster Hospital

  • Things to do: Science Museum, Natural History Museum, Royal Albert Hall
Royal Albert Hall
  • London
  • Weds 5th – Thurs 6th Nov
  • Laura Edwards
  • Laura.Edwards@chelwest.nhs.uk
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3 Responses
  • Ruth
    December 14, 2016

    Are there any ALS courses available in December 2016?

  • Messly |
    December 14, 2016

    Hi Ruth – yes there are! Check out http://blog.messly.co.uk/courses to find available courses for December.

  • ASIM ALI BAIG
    October 4, 2017

    Hello i am looking for ALS course in october or November 2017

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