Table 2 ETAT+ content and duration of sessions
TheoryPractical
Essential clinical signs, triage and life support (basic life support and1 h1 h 45 min
intraosseous access)
Infant and child resuscitation45 min3 h 30 min
Resuscitation at birth and sick newborns (0–7 days)45 min3 h 30 min
Assessment, classification and treatment of diarrhoea, pneumonia,2 h3 h 15 min
altered consciousness and meningitis, severe malnutrition and
malaria. Testing for HIV infection
Rights of the child and standards of care, hospital survey and audit30 min4 h