This course provides those who are successful with the necessary knowledge and skills to use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) during a cardiac arrest event. The course follows the latest Resuscitation Council (UK) guidelines.
An Automated External Defibrillator (AED) is a very safe, automatic device that delivers a shock to a cardiac arrest victim. With an AED machine the chance of survival can be as high as 74% as opposed to 6% if you wait for an ambulance.
Who should attend?
Any individual who currently holds a recognised certificate in First Aid and needs or wishes to gain the valuable knowledge to deliver Automated External Defibrillation in the event of a cardiac arrest.
Successful candidates shall be awarded the “Automated External Defibrillation” certificate that is valid for 12 months to Resuscitation Council (UK) Standards
Accreditation is provided by First Response First Aid Ltd in accordance with the Health & Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981
Duration: half-day (4 hours)
Group size: 10 Candidates per 1 Trainer/Assessor
Assessment method: Continuous assessment and practical activities
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