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Obstetric Skills Training for Emergency Teams (OBSTET Course)


OBSTET (OBStetric Skills Training for Emergency Teams) is a multi-professional training package designed by an experienced team of obstetricians actively involved in the instruction of obstetric emergencies and simulation.

The course package covers the management of a range of obstetrics emergency situations likely to be encountered by medical teams in the emergency department setting. The one-day course consists of interactive drills, lectures and workshops that provide ‘hands-on’ experience of practical skills, team working and decision-making in simulated obstetrics emergency situations including including shoulder dystocia, malpresentation, major obstetric haemorrhage, maternal collapse, hypertensive emergencies and newborn resuscitation.

Learning Objectives

  • Learn how to manage obstetric emergencies relevant to teams in the emergency department setting
  • To improve awareness of obstetric emergencies and reduce preventable harm to mothers and their babies.

Target Audience

  • Emergency Room Doctors
  • Emergency Room Nurses
  • Emergency Medicine Trainees
  • Obstetrics Nurses
  • Labour Ward Midwives

Course Dates
27 September 2016
8:30am –5:30pm

Course Fees

Payment details will be advised upon successful registration.

Academia, Level 2 Simulation Lab
20 College Road
Singapore 169856

To register, please email the following information to -
(Name indicated above will be reflected in the certificate upon course completion)
Department/ Designation:
MCR No/ Identification No:

Please read the Terms & Conditions carefully before registering. By registering, you acknowledge that you have read, understood and agree to the Terms & Conditions set out below:


Cancellations and Postponement – must be advised in writing or via email

Informed SIMS:

Amount refundable:

i.e. Course on 27 September 2016

More than 6 weeks

Full refund

Informed on or before 16 Aug 2016

Less than 6 weeks

No refund

Informed after 16 Aug 2016

*Working days refer to Mon – Fri (excluding course day & public holidays)

However, replacement of eligible participants is allowed.

SIMS reserves the right to cancel the course and fully refund the participants should unforeseen circumstances necessitate it.

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