We have an exciting online work experience day for all students aged 14-18 focused on emergency medicine.
You can expect to learn about the treatment and management of major trauma and medical emergencies, with insights into pre-hospital and emergency medicine. You will then be guided step by step through emergency patient assessments, with the opportunity to develop an understanding of the fundamentals of emergency medical practice.
Case studies will be guided by doctors, all with the aim of providing some outstanding work experience for you to use in your applications to medicine.
For the start of the day, we’ll look at more detail about careers in emergency medicine. Here’s what takes place in the morning of your experience in emergency medicine day with us:
First up, hear from doctors who handle emergencies like pros. Discover how they tackle tough situations and make split-second decisions. You’ll get a front-row seat to see how teamwork and quick thinking play out in the fast-paced world of emergency medicine. This will be your starting point for an epic virtual emergency medicine experience.
Now, let’s dive into the basics of checking out emergency patients. Our expert guides will walk you through the steps of gathering crucial info, spotting life-threatening issues, and figuring out what needs attention first. This knowledge will be your secret weapon for the hands-on fun coming up in the afternoon.
Time to zoom in on A&E assessments! Get the lowdown on how to quickly size up patients in the emergency room. Learn to prioritise what needs fixing ASAP and navigate the crazy world of emergency cases. We’ll use real-life scenarios and fun chats to amp up your decision-making skills and help you see why assessments are a big deal in emergency care.
Now, let’s break down the primary and secondary surveys – the must-knows of checking out emergency patients. We’ll take a step-by-step approach to gathering info, finding urgent problems, and doing a thorough check-up. Get ready for hands-on exercises that feel like real-life situations. By the end, you’ll be a survey pro, ready to tackle the challenges of emergency medicine.
After a break for lunch, we’ll go into the second part of the day, emergency medicine work experience.
After your lunch break, we delve into online work experience in emergency medicine. Here’s what takes place in the afternoon:
Unlock the door to medical work experience. Today is your chance to get a taste of the real-deal practical aspects of the job.
Medical schools love to see students who’ve rolled up their sleeves and delved into the nitty-gritty of medicine and medical techniques. It’s a big deal when they’re deciding who to invite for an interview, and it helps set you apart from candidates with similar grades.
So, get ready to kickstart your journey into the heart of emergency medicine.
Now, let’s get into the juicy part – case studies! These aren’t your average stories; they’re real-life scenarios that will put your newfound knowledge to the test. Dive into major trauma cases, explore the intricacies of handling sepsis, and more.
Our interactive sessions will have you diagnosing and treating patients just like a pro. It’s hands-on learning that takes you beyond the textbooks and into the heart of emergency medicine practice.
Get ready to roll up your sleeves and jump into the action! Our interactive sessions will have you in the driver’s seat, making crucial decisions in diagnosing and treating patients. Explore major trauma cases, and learn the ropes of dealing with various medical issues.
This hands-on experience is your ticket to understanding the challenges and rewards of emergency medicine. By the end of the day, you’ll be equipped with practical skills that go beyond theory.
As the day winds down, we’ve got a treat for you! Our current medical students, who’ve been in your shoes not too long ago, will spill the beans. They’ll answer all your burning questions and share their experiences of applying for and snagging a spot in med school.
It’s your chance to get insider tips, personal anecdotes, and a glimpse into the journey that lies ahead. Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with those who’ve walked the path you’re about to embark on.
As a participant in our online emergency medicine course, you will receive a Certificate of Attendance upon completion. This certificate is a symbol of your dedication and active involvement in the course.
It holds great value for individuals seeking a career in emergency medicine. Use this certificate in your med school applications, it will set you aside from other applicants without similar experience!
Saturday, November 18th 2023 – Online
Our online emergency medicine course begins at 11 am and finishes at 4 pm GMT. The course is also available to watch for 60 days afterwards if you can’t make it on the day.
Students of any age from all countries interested in a medical career can attend our online emergency medicine course.
Our online emergency medicine skills course costs £79 for the full day.
Yes, a personalised certificate will be sent to you from our NHS doctors confirming your attendance within 2 weeks of completing this course.
Completing our emergency medicine course has a number of benefits, both personal and professional! Some of these benefits include gaining skills and knowledge in emergency care, being able to respond to emergencies more effectively, improving patient outcomes, increasing career opportunities, and being able to work in a fast-paced and challenging environment.
Additionally, completing an emergency medicine course can also help to build confidence, teamwork skills, and the ability to handle high-pressure situations.
Registration fee required when booking.