GOSH Paediatric Difficult Airway Course

Course Description

The GOSH Paediatric Difficult Airway Course is aimed for anaesthetic consultants and trainees, ODPs and anaesthetic nurses that wish to develop, improve and update their skills on the management of children with difficult airway. The focus of the day is to give you hands on experience and to share our expertise. Airway specialist consultant paediatric anaesthetists will present short lectures before you have the opportunity to practice with difficult airway devices and techniques. The management of real paediatric difficult airway cases will discussed in small groups giving  everyone a chance to share experiences.


  • Paediatric Difficult Airway Guidelines
  • Recognizing the Paediatric Difficult Airway
  • Paediatric Difficult Airway Equipment
  • Paediatric Tracheostomies: Care and Emergencies

Airway Management Stations

  • Fiberoptic Intubation Techniques
  • Videolaryngoscopes: Airtraq, Glidescope, C-MAC & McGRATH
  • Simulation
  • Tracheostomies
  • Cricothyroidotomy
  • Case scenario discussion

Each course has a maximum of 30 candidates and costs £200 for doctors and £150 for ODPs/anaesthetic nurses (lunch and refreshments are included). 

The course is held at the centrally located Double Tree Hilton hotel in Bloomsbury WC1.

Approved for 5 CPD credits by the Royal College of Anaesthetists.

To book your place on this course, please fill in your details below and pay using our online payment service on the following page. We will then contact you with formal confirmation of your place. Alternatively, if you would like to pay by cheque or if you have any other questions please email us.


Cancellation / Refund Policy

We will always try to accommodate your circumstances and wherever possible will offer a refund. All cancellation requests must be made in writing to the email address above. Our cancellation policy is as follows:

  • If you cancel the course more than 28 days before the course, we will offer you a full refund (minus a £5 booking fee).
  • If you cancel the course between 14 and 28 days before the course, we will offer you a 50% refund.
  • If you cancel within 14 days of the course, we will endeavour to offer you a 50% refund but we can not guarantee it.