Saudi Neonatal Resuscitation Program (SNRP) Course Online

The Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) is an educational program jointly sponsored with the American Heart Association (AHA).

The course has been designed to teach an evidence-based approach to resuscitation of the newborn to hospital staff who care for newborns at the time of delivery, including physicians, nurses and respiratory therapists. 

  • All NRP course participants should take and pass the online examination.

  • Completion certificates must be presented to the Postgraduate Training Center prior to attending the clinical evaluation / NRP Live course.

 Recommended procedure to complete the course:

  • Two months before the course, register for the course; study the 6th edition provider manual (self-learning)
  • One month before the course, take the online examination by going to www.aap/nrp/exam/; access code will be emailed 30 days before the course where you have 14 days to complete the online examination. Physicians, NICU, Labor and Delivery Nurses should take all nine (9) lessons. For others, in accordance to AAP requirements.
  • On the date of the course, come on time; submit / bring the online completion certificate on or before the NRP Live course.


  • Accreditation / Number of Hours:

    • Saudi Commission for Health Specialties, 8 hours

    • American Academy of Pediatrics

  • Topics:

    • Overview and Principles of Resuscitation

    • Initial Steps of Resuscitation

    • Use of Resuscitation Devices for Positive

    • Pressure Ventilation

    • Chest Compressions

    • Endotracheal Intubation and Laryngeal Mask

    • Airway insertion

    • Medications

    • Special Considerations

    • Resuscitation of Babies Born Preterm

    • Ethics and Care at the End of Life

  • Course Material:

    • Manual

  • Target Audience:

    • Medical staff who deals with labor and delivery, neonatal care and neonatal emergency 

For further details and registration, please contact the Postgraduate Training Center Registration Office at telephone number (11) 429 9999 extension 91111 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

PTC | Postrgraduate Training Center

King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia