NZDA - CORE Advanced Dental

CORE Advanced is a course for Dentists/Dental Specialists preforming sedation other than relative analgesia (Dentists using RA need only complete a CORE Immediate course).

Pre-reading requires the student to have access to “Resuscitation – A Guide for Advanced Rescuers” at least 3 weeks prior to the practical session. The reference book is available from

The practical session is a full day (6hrs) finishing with a written assessment. Reading the reference book is strongly recommended.

Skills covered include

1)     Practical skills of resuscitation

2)     Scenarios for the management of collapse

3)     Initial approach to trauma

4)     Medical emergencies

5)     Written assessment comprising of multi-choice questions

6)     Awareness of intra osseous access, ECGs and manual defibrillation, wave form capnography as required.


Private courses can be arranged at the client’s convenience, at your venue or ours. Private courses can incorporate all levels of training including; Basic Life Support, CORE Immediate and CORE Advanced. For more information contact or 0800 48 7475


Triple One Care also offers the following NZDA courses:

Basic Life Support (BLS)

CORE Immediate


Basic Life Support (BLS) is a 2-hour course in basic resuscitation skills for Dental Technicians, Dental Assistants and Administration staff. This course can be completed by attending the first two hours of any NZDA Immediate or Advanced course, or Workplace First Aid course.

For more information on Basic Life Support or to book a course press here


CORE Immediate is a course for Dentists (providing RA sedation only), Dental Therapists, Dental Hygienists, Orthodontic Auxiliaries and Clinical Dental Technicians undertaking restricted activities

For more information on CORE Immediate press here


If you are a health professional, we offer NZRC approved courses. For more information, please follow the links provided below.

New Zealand Resuscitation Council (NZRC) - CORE Immediate for Health Professionals

New Zealand Resuscitation Council (NZRC) - CORE Advanced for Health Professionals


Maximum People: 
6 hours