Fetal Health Surveillance FHSL*


Start 2 June, 2020, 9 AM

End 3 PM


1200 Main Street W




McMaster University Medical Centre, HSC 4H26C

Contact Info

McMaster University, CHSE

Phone: 905-525-9140 ext. 22671

E-Mail: cmereg@mcmaster.ca


June 2, 2020 Fetal Health Surveillance in Labour 1 (FHSL) 



The Program: The Fetal Health Surveillance Education Program consists of an online and in-person component. Learners are required to 1) review the online self-learning fetal health surveillance manual (UBC CPD e-learning site), 2) complete an online examination (UBC CPD e-learning site) and 3) attend an in person workshop.


Target Audience: The education program is designed for nurses, physicians and midwives who have not previously completed this course or completed it >2 years ago.



  • Describe various methods of intrapartum fetal assessment with emphasis on intermittent auscultation and electronic fetal surveillance.
  • Explain maternal-fetal physiology and pathophysiology
  • Discuss the clinical management of FHR interpretation.
  • Identify strategies to mitigate risks through improved interdisciplinary communication, collaboration and management.

Registration Fee
: $250 (Students $100)



View our Midwifery offerings:


Neonatal Resuscitation Program NRP*

Dates available to register for: 

4 June, 2020

3 September, 2020

22 September, 2020


Fetal Health Surveillance Refresher Course FHSL Refresher*

Dates available to register for:

15 September, 2020


Surgical Assistant in Obstetrics: C-Section

6-7 November, 2020


Future Midwifery Courses:

Point of Care Ultrasound for Maternity Care

Family Planning & Contraception

Induction and Augmentation of Labour


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