Professional Resuscitation Services (PRS), is registered as a New Zealand Qualifications Authority Private Training Establishment under the provisions of the Education Act 1989. We deliver the complete spectrum of training courses in Emergency Care. This allows client organisations and students a one stop shop for all emergency care training including First Aid and ‘Pre-Hospital Emergency Care’ courses. PRS offers a continuum of personal and professional development in Emergency Care by way of delivering multiple types and levels of PRS training. All PRS CPR courses are accredited and aligned to the New Zealand Resuscitation Council guidelines.
PRS offers the New Zealand Resuscitation Council Immediate and Advanced CORE Courses.
In addition to this PRS offer certification approved by a number of health professional groups:
Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners - PRS Advanced Responder course is accredited by the RNZCGP and attracts CME points and meets the requirements for MOPS
New Zealand Dental Association – PRS Immediate and Advanced Responder courses are accredited by the NZDA and therefore meet Professional Development requirements. PRS also offers NZRC CORE courses for Dentists offering IV sedation.
New Zealand Midwifery Council (NZMC) – PRS is an approved provider for resuscitation education for the NZMC. PRS Immediate Responder is to the NZ Resuscitation Council guidelines and therefore meets Professional Development requirements
PRS offers Workplace First Aid courses. A full range of First Aid and emergency care training is available to those who want to learn life saving skills.
The company was founded by Noel Easton in February 2004 who had a background of over 30 years in Para-medicine, management, occupational health & safety, first aid response preparedness, management, training and health and safety. The Company is now being directed and run by Bev Easton and her team who are New Zealand Resuscitation Council (NZRC) CORE Instructors.