Course description

This hybrid course provides the student with knowledge and skills that are utilized in the care of the patient undergoing anaesthesia. Topics include types of anaesthesia, anaesthetic drugs, Malignant Hyperthermia, communication, documentation, assessment and transfer of care to the Post Anaesthetic Care Unit (PACU). This course includes an anaesthetic lab.

Course details

Hours: 22
Credits: 2
Prerequisites: OHS1320
Corequisites: None

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Credit transfer

Have you taken this course or an equivalent course? Contact the Credit Transfer Office.

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Winter 2023 registration opens November 28, 2023. Spring 2023 registration opens February 27, 2023.

Delivery options

In person: classes held in person on a campus/site in a classroom/lab/shop/studio for the course duration

Online - Asynchronous: ​100% online delivery with no assigned day or time requirements, independent course completion

Online - Synchronous: 100% online delivery with scheduled day and time course requirements

Hybrid: any combination of: in person, timetabled, on campus, online, and hyflex delivery