Early defibrillation and CPR are vital in the chain of survival following a cardiac arrest.
Basic Life Support and Safe Use of an Automated External Defibrillator course provides
learners with the knowledge and skills to administer basic life support and use an AED in an
emergency.
This course provides learners with the knowledge and skills to operate the AED safely. The
training is an ideal course for learners who wish to learn to operate these lifesaving devices.
This course is also ideal for first aiders to update or refresh their knowledge and skills.
Course aims
The aim of the course is to provide learners with the knowledge and skills to administer CPR
and use an AED safely and in accordance with up-to-date procedures.

Learning Outcomes
1 Be able to manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally
2 Be able to manage an unresponsive casualty who is not breathing normally
3 Know how to safely use an automated external defibrillator
4 Be able to safely use an automated external defibrillator

Course Duration 4 Hours