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Acute illness management

Medical education training


To provide Registered healthcare professionals with the essential underpinning knowledge necessary to enable them to recognise, assess and manage acutely unwell adult patients. The course utilises a variety of teaching strategies and focuses on clinical assessment, communication and interprofessional team working.

Accrediting Body

Greater Manchester Critical Care Skills Institute

Target Group

Recommended for all Level 1 registered nurses/midwives working in Emergency Department, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Paediatrics, Critical Care and all medical and surgical in-patient specialties. May be relevant to registered clinical staff with direct patient contact.
There is a specific AIM course for Clinical Support Workers. Please see dates below


The AIM course is run over one day.


Candidates will participate in a series of lectures, workshops and scenario practices throughout the day, with individual scenarios being undertaken at the end of the course.  Successful completion of the course results in the candidate being issued a certificate of competence.


This session is free to all staff employed by the Trust.  External candidates will incur a charge of £100.


Adult AIM 2016

Tuesday, 21st June
Thursday, 25th August
Wednesday, 19th December

Paediatric AIM 2016

Friday, 8th July

Specifically for Clinical Support Workers 2016

Wednesday, 18th May
Thursday, 21st July
Monday, 26th September
Thursday, 24th November

Booking Details

Please send an e-mail, with the course title as the subject, to:


Useful links

Greater Manchester Critical Care Skills Institute