Max Persons: 12
Duration: 3.5 hours
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?
This qualification is for those candidates who require training in the use of AED’s and is recommended as being suitable training for first aiders whose have access to defibrillator in their workplace.
- Scene safety.
- Primary survey.
- Basic Life Support for the unresponsive casualty who is not breathing normally.
- Know how to safely use an automated external defibrillator.
- Be able to safely and correctly use an automated external defibrillator.
- Place an unconscious casualty who is breathing normally into the Recovery Position.
Successful candidates will be awarded the “Automated External Defibrillation” valid for 12 months.
Decisive First Aid is an approved training centre with ITC First Aid.
Duration: 1/2 day (4 hours)
Group size: Maximum of 12 Candidates per 1 Trainer/Assessor
Assessment method: Activities, test paper, practical assessment