Oman Medical Specialty Board
المجلس العماني للاختصاصات الطبية

Medical Simulation Center

Fundamental Critical Care Support (FCCS)


A two-day comprehensive course addressing fundamental management principles for the first 24 hours of critical care designed to better prepare the non-intensivist for the first 24 hours of management of the critically ill adult patient until transfer or appropriate critical care consultation can be arranged.  To assist the non-intensivist in dealing with sudden deterioration of the critically ill patient. To prepare house staff for ICU coverage. To prepare nurses and other critical care practitioners to deal with acute deterioration in the critically ill patient.

Learning Objectives:
At the completion of the course, learners will be able to:

1. Prioritize assessment needs for the critically ill patient.
2. Select appropriate diagnostic tests.
3. Identify and respond to significant changes in the unstable patient. 
4. Recognize and initiate management of acute life-threatening conditions. 
5. Determine the need for expert consultation and/or patient transfer and prepare the practitioner for optimally accomplishing transfer.

Target Audiences:

Primary Audience: 
• Physicians
• Nurses

Certification: Society of Critical Care Medicine certificate will be issued which is valid for 4 years.
Registration Fee: 80 OMR (inclusive of manual, certificate, lunch and refreshments)
Course Date: To be announced

For more details please contact:
Mark Joseph Diangson (Coordinator)
Tel. No.: +968 24181647 / +968 24181110

Pediatric Fundamental Critical Care Support (PFCCS