Automated External Defibrillation (Includes CPR)

  • Max Persons: 10
  • Duration: half day (3.5 hours)

Course Summary:

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.                                                                       

 

  • Approach a casualty safely
  • Assess a collapsed casualty
  • Correctly apply effective chest compressions to a casualty
  • Administer effective rescue breaths to a casualty
  • Turn on the AED and attach the electrodes correctly
  • Assess cardiac rhythm by the AED
  • Perform defibrillation safely
  • Place casualty in the recovery position

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 (3.5 hours)

Group size: 10 Candidates per 1 Trainer/Assessor

Assessment method: Continuous assessment and practical activities

Pre-requisite: None

Do you want us to come to your venue to conduct this course? If so please click here to send us a message.

GENERAL ENQUIRIES

Course Prices

Full Terms & Conditions apply.

Further Information

Duration: half-day (3.5 hours)

Group size: 10 Candidates per 1 Trainer/Assessor

Assessment method: Continuous assessment and practical activities

Pre-requisite: None

Why choose First Response? (First Aid) Ltd

First Response (First Aid) Ltd have some of the most amazing trainers out there and anybody who has had the pleasure of attending any one of the many courses would fully agree with this statement.

Well done team First Response (First Aid) Ltd and a big thank you goes out to our customers for providing us with so much positive feedback.

Give Us Your Feedback

Latest News

Mental Health First Aid Training for the Workplace Mental Health First Aid Training for the Workplace
Mental Health First Aid Training for the Workplace

At First Response First Aid Ltd, we support businesses by offering mental health first aid training for the workplace. Call 01543 372888 for more information.

Celebrating 20 Years of First Response (First Aid) Ltd Celebrating 20 Years of First Response (First Aid) Ltd
Celebrating 20 Years of First Response (First Aid) Ltd

First Response (First Aid) Ltd are celebrating 20 years of providing high-quality first aid training this month. Here’s a look at our story so far.....

Sharing Good News: First Aid Training Saves Life with Local Retailer Sharing Good News: First Aid Training Saves Life with Local Retailer
Sharing Good News: First Aid Training Saves Life with Local Retailer

At First Response First Aid Ltd we love a good news story. Because, let’s face it, there’s plenty of negativity out there at the moment.