This half day qualification is designed for those learners wishing to take further training or to develop their knowledge and/or skills in this subject area.  It is recommended for first aiders in the workplace environment who have access to a defibrillator and is also suitable for schoolchildren, as recommended by The Resuscitation Council (UK).

 

Learners gaining this qualification will know that cardiopulmonary resusicitation and automated external defibrillation form an essential part of the chain of survival.

 

The topics covered are regarded by Skills for Health as being important in maintaining good practice in the safe, prompt and effective administration of cardiopulmonary resuscitation and automated external defibrillation.  The qualification means learners should be able to safely and effectively use an automated external defibrillator machine.

 

A casualties survival rate will dramatically increase if an AED is available and if you have the appropriate qualified personel to use it.


 

Basic Life Support and the Safe Use of Automated External Defibrillator (AED)

£325.00Price
Dates
  • This half day qualification is designed for those learners wishing to take further training or to develop their knowledge and/or skills in this subject area.  It is recommended for first aiders in the workplace environment who have access to a defibrillator and is also suitable for schoolchildren, as recommended by The Resuscitation Council (UK).

    Learners gaining this qualification will know that cardiopulmonary resusicitation and automated external defibrillation form an essential part of the chain of survival.

    The topics covered are regarded by Skills for Health as being important in maintaining good practice in the safe, prompt and effective administration of cardiopulmonary resuscitation and automated external defibrillation.  The qualification means learners should be able to safely and effectively use an automated external defibrillator machine.

    A casualties survival rate will dramatically increase if an AED is available and if you have the appropriate qualified personel to use it.

    Topics include:

    • the roles and responsibilities of a paediatric first-aider

    • assessing the scene of an accident and the casualty

    • managing an unresponsive casualty

    • CPR and AED

    • dealing with a casualty who shows signs of life

    • effectively handing over the casualty