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ICU Liberation Hosted Course

Train the multiprofessional critical care team to liberate patients from the harmful effects of an ICU stay.

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The Society of Critical Care Medicine's (SCCM) hosted ICU Liberation course incorporates recommendations from the pain, agitation/sedation, delirium, immobility, and sleep disruption guidelines and provides implementation strategies through the ICU Liberation Bundle (A-F). Developed by international experts, the ICU Liberation course is designed for the whole ICU team and allows institutions to provide uniform patient management training for their clinicians.

Course features:
  • In-person learning format
  • Interactive presentations  
  • Simulation sessions for realistic training
  • Pre- and posttests
  • Companion textbook
  • Certificate of successful course completion
  • Access to additional ICU Liberation initiative resources
  • Continuing education credit hours (if offered by the course site)
ICU Liberation is available in a live, site-hosted format for institutions to provide training for healthcare professionals.

To receive the certificate of successful completion, course participants must attend all didactic lectures, successfully complete all skill stations, and achieve a score of 70% or higher on the posttest.

Host an ICU Liberation Course at Your Institution

The SCCM Hosted Training Team can provide details about bringing training to your institution.

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Introducing a New Hosted Training Model

Exciting changes are here for SCCM's hosted training programs! SCCM's goal is to provide: 
  • Flexible options for course delivery and learning
  • An exceptional user experience through streamlined accessibility to course materials 
  • A simplified purchase process
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Funded Training

SCCM has funding to provide financial support for critical care training for organizations in developing or impoverished nations and underserved areas of the United States.


Individual Self-Study Options

For individuals seeking ICU Liberation self-study options, a self-directed course and additional resources are available as well as the option to search for a course scheduled nearby.

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