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Optimus CORE

Clinical Observation and Response to Emergencies

CORE is a course developed by STORK that teaches foundational knowledge for paediatric health care staff on:

  • Recognising deteriorating paediatric patients
  • Orientation to local Medical Emergency Response Systems
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)

CORE includes an eLearning package, a 4-hour face-to-face course and formal BLS assessment.

Before the course you must:

  1. Complete the eLearning
  2. Print your eLearning certificate and bring it to the course
Before the course you should:

One month before the course:

  1. Email participants:
  2. Email instructors:
  3. Review the instructors manual

One week before the course PRINT the following:

Within one week after the course:

Useful links

For further educational resources view Queensland Paediatric Emergency Care Education

For resuscitation tools, clinical guidelines, drug guides and more view Queensland Paediatric Emergency Care

Contact Us

For more information relating to STORK resources and training contact STORK at
Stork@health.qld.gov.au