CPD Module 1 – Medical Emergencies

Regular price £50.40

This is a short course that covers your 10 hours CPD requirement for the GDC’s cycle.

The course is a core GDC subject and is within the GDC guidelines for verifiable CPD.

Course information & style

The course outlines the most common medical emergencies. It provides details that will allow you to undertake an assessment of a sick patient and support you in providing the appropriate care when it really matters.

The CPD Module 1 – Medical Emergencies short course is delivered by E-qual portfolio: an academic website platform. E-qual portfolio offers a virtual learning system offering continuous access to:

  • Course workbook
  • Comprehensive one-to-one tutor support
  • Submission of and feedback on course assignments
  • Excellent study planning 

Course structure

20 hours GLH (Guided Learning Hours).

This means we allow a student one month to complete the CPD Module 1 – Medical Emergencies short course.

  • Recognition of the sick patient
  • ABCDE assessment process
  • Dealing with medical emergencies
  • Contents of the medical emergency drugs kit and first aid kit
  • Reflective practice


The CPD Module 1 – Medical Emergencies short course will require you to complete eight small tasks and one multiple choice sheet. These will be marked by your tutor and they will provide you with excellent feedback.

There are no examinations. Your final result will be based on continuous assessment.

On successful completion you will also receive a 10 hours of verifiable CPD certificate by the Dental Business Academy.