About: neoResus is a specialised training program that has been designed to standardise the way in which newborn resuscitation is taught.  The program has been developed by the Paediatric Infant Perinatal Emergency Retrieval Service (PIPER) Victoria as an educational program around neonatal care.  The neoResus web site provides supporting information, it is strongly recommended you review the information on the website.

This learning package can be completed as a standalone module to increase your theoretical knowledge in newborn resuscitation. 

This learning package is the pre learning module for the face-to-face First ResponseAdvanced Resuscitation and Facilitator Workshop. Further information about the face-to-face programs at the Royal Childrens' Hospital can be found on the neoResus website.

Intended audience:  Clinicians interested in self-directed theoretical learning;  

Total time: 3 hours

CPD points: equivalent of 3 hours

Cost range: $40 incl GST

Refund policy: The cost is for the online module only and is non-refundable (refer to the Terms of Use, section 8.2.2).

Course contact: Telephone 1300 659 803, option 3

Non-invasive ventilation of the neonate in non-tertiary Special Care Nurseries

About: This clinical learning resource package has been designed to assist nursing staff (registered nurses and midwives) who are caring for newborn infants requiring nCPAP and/or nHF in non-tertiary Special Care Nurseries.

Includes: Learning module for nCPAP and nHF with inbuilt knowledge checks

Intended audience: Nurses and Midwives caring for newborns requiring non-invasive respiratory support

Cost: Free

CPD hours: Self- record number of hours study as CPD activity

Important: After enrolling in this course, you will receive email communications, please check your Junk/Spam folder. 

We recommend you use your personal email address, as your work organisation may block emails from this learning portal. 

To update your email address, simply click on the drop down arrow beside your name (top right corner of the page) and select Profile.

Mode of delivery: Virtual


Refund eligibility: N/A

Course administrator: Leonie Girvan, Amanda Whitehouse

Webinar recording - Management of Neonatal Emergencies

About: This video is a recording of a webinar held on 8th June, 2022.

Includes: The topics cover neonatal emergencies:

        • Hypoxic Ischaemic Encephalopathy in the newborn – Presented by Assoc. Prof. Sue Jacobs
        • Bile-stained vomiting in the neonate – Presented by Dr. Anastasia Pellicano
        • Neonatal Sepsis: Presented by Joanne Scott, NNP and Claire Josephs, Midwifery Educator

Intended audience: The video’s intended audience is medical, nursing and midwifery healthcare professionals from Level 2-5 neonatal services in Victoria, although the information may be relevant to any healthcare professional working in neonatal services.

After enrolling in this course, you have access to the content for 3 months.

Total time: 3 hours

Cost: Free

Contact: Telephone: 1300 659 803, option 3

Refund policy: N/A

Note: The information contained within the recording was relevant at the time of the webinar.  Consider this when utilising the information contained therein.