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Introduction to Anaesthesia (NOVICE) course information 2017

Target audience

This course is for Resident Medical Officers just starting their training in anaesthesia 

This course is only open to those who have an anaesthetic position, or do anaesthesia as part of their rotation.

Course information

The course covers

  • airway assessment
  • anaesthetic pharmacology
  • pre-assessment
  • hypotension
  • ischemia
  • hypoxia
  • crisis management

using a combination of

  • didactic sessions
  • presentations
  • simulation scenarios


16-17 December 2019
14-15 December 2020


8.00am – 5.00pm


2019 course cost - NZD $1500 (including GST)
2020 course cost - NZD $1750 (including GST)


The Simulation & Skills Centre

Level 9, CSB purple lifts

Wellington Regional Hospital

Riddiford Street, Newtown

Wellington 6021

New Zealand


Complete the NOVICE course registration

Please note: in order to attend this course you will be given an account with our learning management system, Connect Me.




Last updated 16 July 2019.