Course Details

DAS approved course

We are glad to announce that 2-DAY NAW is back.

For the very first time we are holding a special tailor-made ONE-DAY NAW for
Anaesthetic, ITU & A&E Nurses/ODPs
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Is an advanced adult & paediatric difficult airway management course suitable for all grades of anaesthetists, nurses/ODPs and other specialties like A&E, Intensive Care Respiratory Physicians who want to learn advance airway techniques.  
  • Delegates are taught extensive hands-on practical skills.
  • Each participating doctor will perform Flexible Bronchoscopic Intubation (FBI) on an anaesthetised patient, under supervision
  • Update DAS/APA/OAA difficult airway guidelines
  • ATI including VL & VAFI on a manikin
  • FB on manikin, including use of Aintree catheter and 2nd generation SAD etc
  • Videolaryngoscopes and other difficult airway management devices
  • FONA - Surgical & Needle
  • HFNO
  • Emergency Tracheostomy & Laryngectomy Management
  • Human factor
  • Ultrasound gastric & neck
  • Scenario-based discussion
  • Simulation station on difficult airway management 
ONE-DAY NAW (For Nurses/ODPs only)
Delegates will learn
Difficult Airway Society Guidelines
  • Use of Airway adjuncts and Flexible Bronchoscope
  • Supraglottic Airway Devices (SAD) & difficult extubation kit
  • Direct and Video Laryngoscopy
  • Awake Tracheal Intubation
  • Use of Flexible Bronchoscope
  • FONA - Surgical & needle
  • Emergency Tracheostomy & Laryngectomy Management
  • Simulation of DAS guidelines & management of laryngospasm
2-DAY NAW is approved for 10 CPD points by the Royal College of Anaesthetists.
ONE-DAY NAW is approved for 5 CPD points by the Royal College of Anaesthetists.
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NAW dates
(Delegates must attend both days)
4 - 5 Oct 2023
22 - 23 May 2024
9 - 10 Oct 2024



Course Dates

Wed, 04th Oct 2023

Thu, 05th Oct 2023

Wed, 22nd May 2024

Thu, 23rd May 2024

Wed, 09th Oct 2024

Thu, 10th Oct 2024

Contact Details

Dr Iftikhar Parvez, Course Director. Royal Victoria Infirmary Newcastle ([email protected])

Course Website

Course Fee

2 DAY – NAW:
Doctors, PAs – £350
Nurses, ODP, Paramedics – £275

ONE DAY – NAW (Nurses/ODPs/Paramedics only) – £200