Cambridge Postgraduate Medical Centre

Simulation Course: High Dependency Care and Stabilisation of Acutely Unwell Child (HDU) Course // 28th - 29th April 2020

Dates: Tue 28th Apr - Wed 29th Apr
Venue: The David Dunn Suite, Addenbrooke's Hospital view on map
Course price: £180.00
Course Administrator:
Simulation Administrator
01223 348100
Please note that due to the current COVID-19 situation, courses may need to be cancelled or rescheduled. Should this be the case the course administrator will contact attendees with the most up to date information

High Dependency Care and Stabilisation of Acutely Unwell Child (HDU) Course


Following the highly successful pilot of this course run in June 2016, we are once again running a High Dependency Care and Stabilisation of Acutely Unwell Child Course.

It will comprise of a mixture of lectures and simulation sessions covering the most common situations which can be encountered in day to day practice. On both days, every candidate will get opportunities to participate in simulation sessions followed by feedback from experts in the field.


The course will be of interest to Paediatric Trainees ST5+ and Consultants who deal with acutely unwell children.

Numbers are limited to 30 candidates per course.


The course is scheduled to run from 09:15 - 17:00 with registration beginning at 09:00 on both days in the David Dunn Suite and Simulation Centre, Addenbrooke's Hospital, CB2 0QQ.

Catering and refreshments are provided on this course as part of the course fee.

Click here to see our local maps for further directions.


To apply for the course you will need to log in to the website with your username and password. If you do not have a username and password you will need to register first.

Once you have logged in please click Apply at the top of this page to apply for this course. If no Apply button is visible the course is full.

Please check that the email address you have signed up to the website with is the correct email address before making your application as this is the address your confirmation details and pre-course material will be sent to.

Course Fees

Non-training grades and external applicants: £180
East of England paediatric trainees: Funded

The course is free for all East of England NHS Paediatric Trainees. To confirm your place please select to pay over the phone and await your confirmation email. If you do not receive a confirmation email within 48hrs please call 01223 348100. Please ensure you have read our cancellation policy prior to booking.(HEE provide funding for EoE trainees to attend education and training courses which will assist in meeting aspects of the curriculum. Your place on the course you have applied for is funded by HEE, and approved by the TPD/Head of School. Non-attendance is taken seriously and if you book onto the course and do not attend on the day, your details will be forwarded to the Training Programme Director and Head of School).


Your place is not confirmed until you make payment. You will receive an automated confirmation email once we have confirmed your place.

Please be advised that your course fee is refundable for up to 14 days following your application. Thereafter course fees are non-refundable.

For full details of our terms and conditions please click here.


If you have any queries or problems which are not answered above, please contact the Simulation Administrator on 01223 348 100 or via the Enquiries box to the right.