Basic Life Support Inc AED

  • COURSE

    Half Day

  • DURATION

    4 Hours

  • FEE

    From: £35

About Course

The First Aid at Work qualification is a half day course with a minimum contact time of 4 guided learning hours as per the Health & Safety Executive. This course is designed for those that want an introduction to first aid and learn how to perform CPR and an introduction of an AED. CPR is a life saving skill that as many of the cardiac arrests happen outside of the hospital. By learning CPR, this gives you the skills and knowledge to potentially save someones life.

Course Syllabus

  • Resuscitation
  • Safe use of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
  • Defibrillation procedures
  • CResponsibilities and reporting
  • Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
  • Recovery position
  • Infection control
  • Safety measures

Assessment

Summative practical assessment is ongoing by the instructor, along with a written assessment. A three year Level 2 Award in Basic Life Suppot (Level 4 in Scotland) will be issued to the learner, subject to successful assessment. No external assessors are required.

Certification

This course is certified by First Aid Awards and on successful completion of the course you will be provided with a FAA Level 2 Basic Life Support (RQF). This certification lasts for three years from the date of the course. When you need to renew you will need to attend the full BLS course again.

Course Size

The course can hold up to a maximum of 12 delegates per course and all delegates must be at least 16 years old.

Host Your Own Course

If you have 4 or more employees that needs to be trained on one of our courses then why not host your own course. If you have a suitable venue we can train in, then we can deliver the course at your venue at a time and date suitable for you. Should you also need multiple courses held we can offer corporate discount. For more information please do not hesitate to contact us.