For Candidates

Am I eligible to attend an RCUK course?
Advanced Life Support [ALS] course: If you are a healthcare professional who would be expected to apply the skills taught as part of your clinical duties, ...
Thu, 16 Jan, 2020 at 1:56 PM
How do I find/book onto a course?
ALS, ARNI, EPALS, FEEL, ILS, pILS, NLS courses: Select the relevant course type from our  Courses page.  Scroll down to search for courses; you can filte...
Tue, 20 Aug, 2019 at 3:39 PM
How much does the course cost?
The cost of the course is set locally by the Course Centre; It includes the cost of registration and the course materials (which are provided by the RCUK.  ...
Thu, 16 Jan, 2020 at 1:57 PM
How do I get my certificate?
ALS, ARNI, EPALS, NLS, ILSi course certificates: The below candidates can download their course certificate from the RCUK LMS: ALS candidates  EPALS ...
Thu, 16 Jan, 2020 at 1:58 PM
How long is my course certificate valid for?
ALS, ARNI, EPALS, NLS course certificate:  These provider course certificates are valid for four years from the date of the course. ILS and PILS course...
Thu, 16 Jan, 2020 at 1:59 PM
How do I recertify?
ALS qualification: You can recertify by attending one of the following courses: two-day ALS course e-ALS ALS modular course one-day ALS recertification...
Thu, 16 Jan, 2020 at 2:01 PM
How long do I have to recertify?
ALS, ARNI, EPALS, NLS, ILS, PILS qualifications: You have one year from the expiry date of your course certificate, which you can recertify your qualificat...
Thu, 16 Jan, 2020 at 3:10 PM
Are CPD points available for my course?
Yes, CPD points are available according to the table below.  If you have any further queries regarding CPD points, please contact the Royal Colleges directl...
Thu, 16 Jan, 2020 at 2:03 PM
How do I become an Instructor?
ALS/EPALS/NLS Instructor: The route to becoming an RCUK Course Instructor begins by attending the relevant provider course. Candidates who are consider...
Thu, 16 Jan, 2020 at 2:04 PM
Does the RCUK recognise the European Resuscitation Council [ERC], Australian Resuscitation Council [ARC] and American Heart Association [AHA] qualifications?
The ERC courses are recognised and accepted as equivalent by the RCUK. The RCUK only recognises the ARC's ALS and ILS courses as equivalent. Current...
Tue, 10 Mar, 2020 at 3:22 PM